Our Mission & Values


The Union County Police Department will commit its resources in partnership with the Citizens of Union County to promote a safe and secure environment, free from crime and the fear of crime, to maintain order and provide for the safe and expeditious flow of traffic while practicing our core values of integrity, respect, service, and fairness.

INTEGRITY:

Integrity is the hallmark of the Union County Police Department. We are committed to the highest performance standards, ethical conduct and truthfulness in all relationships. We hold ourselves accountable for our actions and take pride in a professional level of service to all.

RESPECT:

We treat all persons in a dignified and courteous manner and exhibit understanding of ethnic and cultural diversity both in our professional and personal endeavors. We guarantee to uphold the principles and values embodied in the Constitution of the United States and the State of New Jersey.

SERVICE:

We believe that every member of our team has valuable skills that will contribute to our combined success. Utilizing these skills we will enhance the quality of life for our citizenry through a concerted effort, adopting a pro-active approach to policing.

FAIRNESS:

We treat all people impartially with consideration and compassion. We are equally responsive to our employees and the community we serve.