Mission statement

The Pennridge Regional Police Department is committed to providing the highest level of service to our residents, stakeholders, and visitors.  This level of service will be achieved through dedication, integrity, transparency, equity, and professionalism.  The Pennridge Regional Police Department also strives to provide its officers with the safest and most productive work environment. 

The Department’s daily goals are the protection of life, liberty, and property. To attain these goals, the Pennridge Regional Police Department will strive to treat everyone in a fair, dignified, equitable, and courteous manner. The motto of the Pennridge Regional Police Department is “Proudly Serving the Pennridge Community.”

Core Values

  1. Professionalism – We treat the public and our colleagues with courtesy and respect.  We understand that our appearance, words, and demeanor contribute to the public’s confidence in us.  We are responsive to the community, and deliver services promptly and efficiently.
  1. Integrity – We are committed to the enforcement of laws and the preservation of order and property.  We are honest, truthful, and consistent in our words and actions in order to gain the public’s trust.  We exercise discretion in a manner that is beyond reproach.
  1. Transparency – We act with fairness, restraint, and impartiality in carrying out our duties.  We work with the community to continually understand and overcome cultural influences and unconscious biases.  We understand that our actions, combined with the way we treat members of the community, contributes to our legitimacy in the eyes of the public.
  1. Teamwork – We will work cooperatively with all stakeholders in order to achieve our mission.  We recognize the importance of collaborating with the public we serve.
  1. Service – Providing exceptional service to our community in the cornerstone of what we do.  We will be responsive to the community’s needs and proactively solve problems.  We will also be of service to all stakeholders and continually strive for each of us to be successful.