The Corpus Christi Police Department will utilize community involvement that links new, innovative crime fighting methods and technology to develop a Community Policing Organization where officers and the public operate as one.
The mission of the Corpus Christi Police Department is to work as an equal partner with the community to reduce crime, the fear of crime and enhance public safety.
To fulfill our vision and achieve our mission, we, the members of the Corpus Christi Police Department are committed to these core values
Honesty and Integrity
We value and expect truth, honesty, and ethical behavior from the members of our organization. Honesty and integrity are central to all the values we embrace and we accept that honesty and integrity are the foundations of community trust.
We will develop programs that seek solutions to community issues through a partnership with the people we serve. We value our badge of office as a symbol of public faith and will strive to enhance the quality of life of our citizens by providing service that is responsive to the needs of our community.
We will treat our employees and citizens alike, with respect, dignity, and fairness. Fairness is basic to human goodness and we will strive to treat all with equality.
We advocate a strong work ethic. As a result, we will provide high-quality service leading to positive results for our community and organization. We endeavor to provide the highest standard of public service.
We are leaders in our community and profession. Effective leadership will model the way for both the department and the community. Exceptional leadership inspires.