Mission, Vision, Core Values


Mission Statement

The mission of the Atlanta Police Department is to create a safer Atlanta by reducing crime, ensuring the safety of our citizens and building trust in partnership with our community.

Vision Statement

We are a source of pride of the citizens of Atlanta, admired among law enforcement agencies world-wide, recognized for our professionalism, integrity and service to our communities.

Core Values

Professionalism - 

Taking pride in our actions, duties, development, and appearance

Integrity - 

Adhering to moral and ethical principles at all times

Commitment - 

Striving for excellence, accountability and effectiveness in our performance

Courage - 

Instilling trust and standing for justice in the face of danger