Core Values



Service

The members of the Sheriff’s Office are public servants.  We will strive to serve the public in a professional, courteous, and efficient manner in every way in which we are called to serve them.


Integrity

The members of the Sheriff’s Office are professionals who have been given the honor and privilege of enforcing the law.  We must always exercise integrity in the use of this power and authority, and conduct ourselves in a manner that merits the respect of the public through our honest and ethical behavior.


Respect

The members of the Sheriff’s Office will treat the public and each other alike with dignity, tolerance, civility, and fairness at all times.  We will not allow bias or prejudice to affect our decisions or conduct, as our reputation is dependent on our ability to remain impartial.  It is through this respect for self and others that we will foster respect for the Sheriff’s Office and all of its members.


Quality

The members of the Sheriff’s Office will seek to achieve the highest level of quality in all that we do by working diligently to improve the services we provide, and by improving ourselves personally and professionally through education and training.