About Us


To safeguard the people we serve and enhance quality of life by impacting crime with skilled policing professionals and community partnerships.


As a Community First police department, with a legacy of excellence, we continue to transform lives through adaptive policing with progressive crime reduction methods, innovation, and partnerships with our community.

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Core Values

  • SERVICE - Focus on community and organizational priorities in a timely, proactive, courteous, and responsive manner
  • INNOVATION - Progressive training and technologies with forward-thinking strategies to solve problems, reduce crime, and improve the quality of life
  • TEAMWORK - Collaboration with a focus on flexibility, communication, and the sharing of risk, responsibility, and reward
  • UNITY - Respect and equal treatment for all in our community and organization
  • PROFESSIONALISM - Ethical and moral conduct through authentic and reliable performance by valuing others' opinions and perspectives