Mission, Vision, and Values

MISSION STATEMENT: All Members of the Lower Paxton Township Bureau of Police will provide service to the community through the relentless pursuit of justice.

VISION: The vision of the Lower Paxton Township Bureau of Police is to provide professional and ethical law enforcement services that ensure the preservation of peace and the highest quality of life in our community. We will strive to be the best provider of municipal police services in the Commonwealth. Innovation, accountability, and partnerships will be our hallmarks for accomplishing our mission to protect and serve all regardless of race, color, sex, religious creed, sexual orientation, age, national origin, ancestry, handicap, disability, socioeconomic status or demeanor.

The Core Values of the Lower Paxton Township Bureau of Police that will guide our actions in the pursuit of fulfilling our mission are:

  • Duty: We understand that the service to others and the protection of others is our most essential obligation.
  • Honor: We adhere to what is right. We are virtuous and shall always display uncompromising honesty and trustworthiness.
  • Integrity: We commit to our moral, legal, and ethical principles. We shall always do what is right and remain transparent in our endeavors.