The mission for every member of the Sikeston Department of Public Safety is to consistently seek and find methods to affirmatively promote, preserve and deliver a feeling of security, safety, and quality services to our community.
Central to our mission are the principles listed below that guide our daily work and decisions, which help us to contribute to the quality of life in Sikeston. We hold these principles before us to teach and remind us, and the community that we serve, of our ideals. They are the foundation upon which our policies, procedures and goals of operation are built.
We, the members of Sikeston Public Safety, with the cooperation of our community, strive to improve the quality of life for all by upholding the laws, protecting lives and property, and providing for a safe and secure environment.
We are committed to:
We uphold the highest moral and ethical standards; we serve with honesty and pride in maintaining the public trust. We accept responsibility for our decisions and actions.
We provide caring, respectful and professional service while being sensitive to individual needs and concerns.
We provide consistent and equal treatment to all through courteous and impartial service.
LAWS & CONSTITUTION:
We believe in the principles embodied in our Constitution and we recognize the authority of federal, state and local laws.
We believe that cooperation and teamwork will enable us to combine our diverse backgrounds, skills and styles to achieve our goals.