About Us

Overview 
Safety and comfort in our parks is more than our goal; it’s our priority. Our law enforcement services are dedicated to the visitors and families that use County facilities. We strive to provide the best public safety resources available. 


Vision
To maintain an enjoyable, accessible, and safe park system that promotes a strong sense of community through shared spaces and the experiences by the people it serves.


Mission
To protect our parks, recreation facilities and the people who come to enjoy them and provide a safe and accessible place for leisure-time activities.


Values

  • Excellence: Deliver the highest quality law enforcement services possible.

  • Integrity: Operate with an objective, honest, and balanced perspective.

  • Service: Be courteous, helpful, and accessible to each other and the public we serve.

  • Collaboration: Work in cooperation with all residents, communities, and the public, as well as other jurisdictions.

  • Diversity: Support and embrace the differences among the public we serve.

  • Dedication: Committed to getting the job done the right away, and invite the public to partner with us to make the County park system the best in the nation. 


Goals

  • Maintain a proactive approach toward preventing crime and providing a safe recreational atmosphere for the public to use and enjoy;

  • Maintain flexibility in our strategies, so we can effectively identify and address crime trends that result in problem-solving solutions;

  • Promote public confidence and educate park users on their role and responsibilities in the proper detection, prevention, and reporting of crime to the appropriate police services;

  • Maintain positive interaction with the public and a high degree of visibility throughout the entire park system;

  • Use partnerships with all other police jurisdictions to identify, evaluate, and resolve crimes and problems collectively; and

  • Evaluate, review, and demand ethical and professional standards of police conduct, operations, and services.