The mission of the Manchester Police Department is to make our city a place where all people can live, work, and visit safely without fear. We will provide quality public service in partnership with other members of the community to accomplish our mission. We will maintain and enhance our coalitions with the business, corporate, and residential communities to identify and implement solutions to problems. To fulfill this mission, we will strive to attain the highest degree of ethical behavior and professional conduct at all times.
Our main objectives are to:
- Suppress crime
- Protect our community
- Apprehend and assist in the prosecution of offenders
- Keep peace
- Maintain traffic flow
- Recover and return lost and stolen property
We pledge to the community to do this in an efficient and effective manner. We recognize our members as our most valuable resource, and will strive to maintain the quality of public service through:
- Committed leadership
- Supervisory direction
- Member career development
- Training Discipline
Our goal is to assist in making Manchester an outstanding place to live, work, and raise a family.
Ideals of Commitment
Our officers' ideals of commitment are personal honor, dedication to professional ideals, and devotion to duty and our community.