Mission Statement, Vision Statement & Core Values

MISSION STATEMENT

The service we deliver to the residents, merchants, and visitors of Sonora are in keeping with the highest traditions of public safety.  Safeguarding life and property is the Sonora Police Department’s highest priority and we pledge to carry out this obligation through compassion, dignity, and equality to every individual.  Our actions will be distinguished by professionalism, fairness, and diligence.

VISION STATEMENT

Through innovative thinking and goal setting, we are committed to delivering unparalleled service to our community.  We will continue to strengthen community relationships and public trust while striving for excellence through employee development, self-discipline, and strong leadership.

CORE VALUES

INTEGRITY

Our commitment to legitimacy and ethical conduct

is reflected in the manner in which we exercise the powers entrusted to us by the public.

PROFESSIONALISM

We will exemplify adherence to laws and professional

regulations while executing our duties with diligence, competence, dedication, and respect for all.

SERVICE

We will provide safety and security to the community;

recognizing our responsibility to extend equal and fair treatment to everyone.

TRADITION

We honor the legacy of our predecessors and commit ourselves to preserving the rich history of our department’s culture.