CHIEF’S STATEMENT

On behalf of the officers of the Saltillo Police Department, I would like to welcome all of our visitors and especially the citizens of the community we serve, to our website.

Though we are a small agency with 14 sworn officers, we are faced with the same concerns as the larger departments.

Our primary responsibility is the protection of life and property. We are also committed to improving the quality of life in Saltillo and strive to do our best for the citizens we serve.

CONTACT INFORMATION

Chief of Police: Grant Bailey

 142 Front Street Saltillo, MS 38866 PO Box 1426

(662) 869-5454

(662) 869-5470

MISSION STATEMENT

The mission of the Saltillo Police Department is to maintain social order and provide professional law enforcement services to citizens in the community, within prescribed ethical, budgetary, and constitutional constraints. This Department strives to enforce the law and maintain order in a fair and impartial manner, recognizing the need for justice, and consistent appearance of justice.

VISION STATEMENT

The Vision of the Saltillo Police Department is to be a state leader in law enforcement. The hallmark of our leadership is a cooperative spirit in which police officers and citizens work together to solve common problems. Members of the Saltillo Police Department recognize that no law enforcement agency can operate at its maximum potential without supportive input from the citizens it serves. This Department actively solicits and encourages the cooperation of all citizens to reduce and limit the opportunities for crime and to assist in bringing to justice those that break the law.

CORE VALUES

INTEGRITY

Sound firm adherance to a code of moral values, incorruptibility and completeness. We demonstrate personal integrity and the courage of our convictions. We will not sacrafice principle for expediencey, be hypocritical, or act in an unscrupulous manner.

PROFESSIONALISM

Professional service is embodies in our commitment to proficiency, competency, reliability, and excellence in all aspects of our conduct and performance. Our actions are guided by the Law Enforcement Code of Conduct and we proudly pledge to fulfill our duties by being accountable to our community, our department, and to eachother.

RESPECT

Insure that all citizens are treated with respect regardless of race, sex, religion, national origin, disability, or social prominence.

PARTNERSHIPS

Developing lasting partnerships with the public, other agencies, and within our own department to achieve our goals to make Saltillo a safe and inviting community.

COURAGE

The quality of mind and spirit that enables us to confront and overcome the challenges of danger and adversity without fear of personal consequences with the ability to step forward and protect those who cannot protect themselves.

CARING

To be sensitive to the needs of others and edemonstrate compassion for all people.

SACRAFICE AND DUTY

We recognize the hazards inherent in our profession and are willing to place the safety of others above that of ourselves.