Philosophy and Goals

This department embraces a philosophy and strategy, tailored to the needs of the community, which promotes the idea of public safety and the citizens of the community work together to solve problems. The result is the provision of a myriad of services to the community, including:

  1. To educate the public as to all the activities and services provided by this agency
  2. To act as a source of information as to the availability of personnel and social assistance agencies throughout the community; and to provide referral to such agencies as necessary
  3. To provide guidance and assistance to the community in all efforts directed toward the solving the problems of the community

To be aware of and take appropriate action against those persons who, through their behavior, violate the law and pose a threat of life, liberty, safety and the freedoms of other community members.