Mission Statement

We are a professional Police Department, dedicated to providing the highest quality police service to the citizens we serve. Our mission includes:
  • Protecting life and property
  • Preventing crime, reducing the fear of crime, and apprehending those who violate the law
  • Providing needed services to the community
  • Working cooperatively with the public, we strive to improve the quality of life in Fox Point.

A police organization is guided in its operation by laws, ordinances, procedures, rules and regulations. In addition to legal and administrative requirements, police organizations are powerfully influenced by their values, where values are beliefs that guide the organization and behavior of its employees.

To help accomplish our mission, the Fox Point Police Department is committed to these values that guide our work and decisions:
  • Openness and Accessibility - The Fox Point Police Department will strive to conduct our affairs publicly and be accessible to the public.
  • Fairness -  We will strive to be fair in all our actions.
  • Responsiveness - We will be responsive to the needs of the community, working together to solve problems of mutual concern.
  • Sensitivity - We will be sensitive to the needs and concerns of our clients.
  • Accountability - We are responsible for our conduct and performance, both to the community and ourselves.
  • Organizational Efficiency - We are committed to providing police services as efficiently as possible.
  • Community Orientation - We will strive to do what is always best for the community.
  • Compassion - We will show empathy and caring for victims, complainants, all people we come in contact with.
  • Problem Solving - We are most efficient when we help identify and solve community problems.
  • Fiscal Responsibility - We are concerned with conserving the tax dollars that fund the operation of our Department.
  • Democratic Principals - We will protect the constitutional rights and personal freedoms of all citizens.
  • Teamwork - We recognize the importance of each employee as an individual and team player. We will strive to apply all of these values to our interactions with each other.