Mission & Value Statements

Mission Statement


The mission of the Seaside Police Department is to provide quality police services, in partnership with our community, to enhance and maintain a safe environment.

Value Statement


We at the Seaside Police Department will seek to provide fair and equitable treatment to our diverse community by adhering to the following shared values:

Accountability


To enhance and uphold the performance of our duties, we welcome the watchful eyes of the community as well as our own professional scrutiny.

Integrity


With honor and dignity, our conduct will reflect a strong and genuine effort to hold true to the police Code of Ethics.

Honesty


We honor our commitments, acknowledge legitimate differences of opinion and accept decisions reached with integrity.

Loyalty


We will be loyal to our community, to our department and its members, to our profession and ourselves.

Respect


Respect is the attribute we strive to bring to all interactions within the department and our community. We are open to other’s ideas and points of view that safeguard the public safety.

Responsibility


Seeking progressive and assertive solutions to community concerns, whether minor or critical, will define our sense of responsibility to our community.

Teamwork


We will work together combining our strengths, skills and experiences to provide excellent service to the community.

Service


To provide the culturally diverse community of Seaside professional public safety services.