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Atlantic County Sheriff's Office
Atlantic County Sheriff's Office - Pride - Integrity - Leadership

MISSION STATEMENT

The Atlantic County Sheriff’s Office is committed to protect the lives, property and rights of all people, to maintain order and to enforce the law.
The Atlantic County Sheriff’s Office will strive to accomplish this mission by setting goals and objectives and practicing the core values of the Office.
It is our mission to improve and maintain the quality of life we enjoy and to ensure that our county is a safe place to live, work and visit.
We are totally dedicated to this mission, to the County we serve and to accept the responsibility of attaining our goal of achieving excellence within our profession.
The Atlantic County Sheriff’s Office’s values are its principles and beliefs, which guide the Office’s members as they pursue the Office’s mission. The underlying premise of the Atlantic County Sheriff’s Office is that officers shall dedicate themselves to treat people with respect, fairness and compassion.

Professional Responsibility

All employees of the Atlantic County Sheriff’s Office are expected to:

Community Responsiveness

All employees of the Atlantic County Sheriff’s Office must:

Integrity

All employees of the Atlantic County Sheriff’s Office must:

Dedication

All employees of the Atlantic County Sheriff’s Office must understand that:

Cooperation

All employees of the Atlantic County Sheriff’s Office must understand that:

Innovation

The Atlantic County Sheriff’s Office will value innovation from all levels. The Atlantic County Sheriff’s Office will strive to keep pace with the latest methods and technology through continuous training and education. All employees must understand the importance of creating a work environment that encourages innovation, input, and participation.

Sound Fiscal Management

Careful management of our financial resources demonstrates our respect for the citizens. Sound fiscal responsibility ensures accountability to the public and focuses resources for efficiently achieving the goals of the Atlantic County Sheriff’s Office.

Office Goals

The Atlantic County Sheriff’s Office and each member will strive to:

  1. Provide the best in quality service to earn the highest respect and confidence from the citizens in Atlantic County.
  2. Provide public service through individual attention with empathy, integrity and professionalism.
  3. Identify areas in which public safety can be enhanced.
  4. Be leaders in the area of responsibility and accountability by exercising the maximum effort toward reaching the Office’s mission.
  5. Treat all citizens and fellow employees in a fair and equitable manner without regard to race, gender, religion, national origin, physical or mental disability, or sexual orientation.
  6. Reduce crime, make roadways safe, and provide assistance to the public in the most professional manner.
  7. Be conscious of how they manage their recourses and to focus their activities with the greatest impact on the Office’s priorities.
  8. Utilize the best available technology to meet the demands of its employees and the citizens that they serve.

As members of the Atlantic County Sheriff’s Office we must constantly be cognizant of our future expectations. We must work together, plan and strive for excellence realizing that the daily decisions that are made will reflect on the future of our Office.

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