Police Department Vision, Mission, & Values


To be recognized as a premier law enforcement agency driven by a focus on professional development, community involvement, and regional partnerships


Guided by the values of respect, integrity, honest, and professionalism, the Guadalupe Police Department shall provide the highest quality of police services.

We invest in the future of the community through the professional development of our employees, our most valued resource.

We strive to uphold the highest standards of performance, behavior, and ethics through our conduct, appearance, and demeanor.

We serve faithfully without bias and we honor our obligations to the community and to one another.

We recognize the authority we hold and will treat others with dignity and respect.

We seek innovative solutions to maintain peace and order through fair and impartial enforcement of the law.

We strive to enhance the quality of life by providing a safe and secure community through proactive law enforcement and by creating regional and community partnerships.



We will demonstrate consideration and thoughtfulness to ourselves, our department, and the community by honoring all rights bestowed upon us as individuals.


We will adhere to strict moral codes and ethical standards remaining free of corrupting influence or motive and demonstrate unimpeachable character through action and word.


We will conduct ourselves with sincerity, fairness, and candor, ensuring public trust and personal accountability.


We will value ourselves as members of a highly trained profession, committed to continual improvement of our skills, competence, and character.