Police

KENNETT SQUARE POLICE DEPARTMENT CONTACT INFORMATION

EMERGENCIES: 911

CALLS FOR OTHER POLICE SERVICE: 610-268-3171 (24 X 7)

NON-URGENT INSIDE INFORMATION LINE: 610-444-0501 (This line is only active during business hours on weekdays, excluding holidays and can be used for general questions and assistance.)

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KENNETT SQUARE POLICE DEPARTMENT

MISSION STATEMENT

 

The mission of the Kennett Square Police Department is:

 To ensure that the quality of life guaranteed by the United States Constitution is provided to all members of the Community;

 To provide for a safe and orderly environment through Constitutional means;

 To guard against those who seek to destroy our peaceful way of living; 

 To seek active Community participation in Police related activities and programs;

 To be constantly concerned about the rights and dignity of the individual, and;

 To take care of our Community through dedication, professionalism, and service.

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OUR ORGANIZATIONAL VALUES

 “COMMITMENT – HONOR – SERVICE – INTEGRITY”

 

As members of the Kennett Square Police Department we believe the character of our organization is best reflected in the quality of service provided by each of our members and we accept the responsibility for contributing to the quality of life in our community.

 All that we do will reflect a “Commitment” which will ensure we merit the support and trust of our Community. 

 We will “Honor” the rights and dignity of our residents and visitors and all that we serve.

 We will provide the best possible quality Police “Service” through our shared values and commitment, all the while promoting Community involvement and cooperation.

 We will guarantee the “Integrity” of our organization and to duty by adherence to moral and ethical principles; soundness of moral character; and honesty.

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               OUR ORGANIZATIONAL GOALS

 To maintain our direction geared towards improving the collaboration and trust between our residents, businesses, and the Police Department;

 To reduce crime, and the fear and threat of crime, and always strive to improve the quality of life to all those we serve;

 To work in providing the best practices that promote safe, clean, and viable neighborhoods and business districts;

 To strengthen and increase education and training of crime prevention and youth intervention.