To Protect & Serve

Ethical Behavior

  • We maintain the trust of the community through honesty, compassion and fairness.
  • We adhere to the highest standards of personal and professional conduct.
  • We respect the rights of all citizens and employees.

Protecting the Community

  • We recognize our primary responsibility is the protection of life and property.
  • We are responsible to the behavior and conditions that lead to crime and the fear of crime.
  • We understand that training and technology are critical elements of effective crime prevention strategies.


  • We appreciate our differences and recognize that unique skills, knowledge and backgrounds bring strength to the community.
  • We aspire to create a police department that reflects our community.
  • We embrace and include our community by seeking their input and responding to their concerns.

Problem Solving

  • We work in partnership with the community to identify and resolve problems.
  • We encourage innovation, creativity and positive thinking.
  • We are open, receptive and willing to adapt to our dynamic community.