LIGHTHOUSE POINT - Police Chief Ross Licata isn't going anywhere.
After serving the City of Lighthouse Point for six years as a contract worker who needed to have his employment agreement renewed, Licata becomes a permanent employee effective this October.
has big plans.
Licata wants to install cameras at city parks, and at the entrances to the community to capture the license plates of all vehicles entering and leaving Lighthouse Point.
"The majority of arrests that we are making are of people that are coming in from outside communities," Licata
Shortly after joining the Lighthouse Point Police Department in 2003, Licata began developing plans for the construction of a new police facility.
Before joining the Lighthouse Point Police Department, Licata spent 27 years with the Delray Beach Police Department, leaving as a captain.
Now, the Bronx-born Licata says Lighthouse Point feels like home.
"I love serving this community," he