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Anaheim Police Department: Mission Statement


Working with the public we serve, the Anaheim Police Department maintains order, protects our community and prevents crime by delivering prompt, professional and high quality police service.



Service with Integrity

We are proud to provide professional service in a manner that is fair, courteous, responsive, efficient and effective.

We are committed to uphold our position of trust by maintaining the highest ethical standards and adhering to the Law Enforcement Code of Ethics.

We value all members of our organization and create an environment that encourages teamwork, innovation and excellence.


The City of Anaheim is a safe place to live, work and play.
We proactively enforce laws and engage in crime prevention through collaboration with the community and with public and private organizations.

The Anaheim Police Department is a leader in emergency preparedness.
We maximize technology, resources, partnerships and opportunities to prevent, prepare, respond and recover from all hazards and threats.

The Anaheim Police Department is a leader in Problem Oriented Policing.
We develop long-term solutions to problems through innovative ideas, proven strategies and community partnerships