“As guardians of our town we will provide exceptional services in partnership with our community”

Core Values
: The fundamental responsibility of the police is the provision of quality police services. We strive to exceed the expectations of both our internal and external customers. We accomplish this, in part, through courteous interaction, timely follow-up and having mutual respect and compassion for all those with whom we interact.

Accountability: We are proud of our profession and will ensure that our members are dedicated, highly trained and capable of handling the daily demands of the law enforcement profession. We fully understand that accountability involves holding the individual police officers as well as our agency responsible for effectively delivering basic police services. We work to promote a collaborative environment for sharing information, resources, assistance and expertise understanding that accountability promotes public trust which is essential to our mission.

Trust: We understand that trust is essential to our effectiveness in the community and that trust comes as a result of relationships that are intentionally developed and maintained over time. We will actively engage our community daily and strive to demonstrate the highest standards of professional conduct and competency in order to maintain the trust of our police

Honor: Honor guides our officers to exemplify the ultimate in ethical and moral behavior, to abide by an uncompromising code of integrity and respect for human dignity, shown by action and one's devotion to service above self.

Esprit-de corps: All members share a common spirit of comradeship, enthusiasm and devotion to one another, the organization and to the law enforcement profession.