To reduce the perception and incidence of crime and enhance the quality of life for the citizens and guests of the City of Muskegon, through community partnerships and professional police services, while holding ourselves to the highest degree of accountability and ethical behavior.
- Demonstrate compassion for all people and render services with respect, dignity, and courtesy.
- Promote a proactive community policing philosophy by encouraging and supporting citizen involvement.
- Enhance organizational excellence through education, training, and technology.
- Promote job satisfaction and employee cohesiveness through open communication and participation in decision-making.