Vision & Mission
Public Safety Core Group Vision
Our vision is that Anne Arundel County will be the safest large jurisdiction in Maryland; that our citizens will be protected from criminals, fires, medical emergencies and disasters of all types, both natural and man-made; that our citizens will be supported if they are victims of crime, emergencies or disasters; and that we will assist other jurisdictions in their efforts to improve public safety.
Mission of the Police Department
Our mission is to:
- protect life and property from the threat of criminal activity
- respond to calls for service from victims of crime
- enforce criminal and traffic laws
- promote crime prevention strategies
- assure that police officers are well trained and physically fit, and
- engage with residents to assure respect for law and order and to maintain strong community-police relations.