Paducah Police Department
Paducah, KY 42001
It is the mission of the Paducah Police Department to enhance the quality of life in the community by working with our partners to fairly enforce the laws, preserve the peace, reduce fear, and provide a safe environment for the citizens and visitors that we serve.
The Paducah Police Department strives to maintain the highest standards of excellence utilizing leadership, training, and technology to create a safe environment for citizens and continue as a national leader in law enforcement.
The Paducah Police Department emphasizes the values of professionalism, respect, accountability, integrity and communication with all of our employees as we strive for excellence and continuous improvement.
PROFESSIONALISM: We will demonstrate professionalism through the pursuit of the policing mission with moral and physical courage, composure, competence, and respect in a manner that upholds the highest standard of policing ethics, displays a commitment to continual self-improvement, and generates public trust, respect, and confidence.
RESPECT: We will treat citizens and co-workers with respect, regardless of the degree of respect we receive.
ACCOUNTABILITY: We will be held accountable for our actions, our behavior and our performance by the department, its members and the community we proudly serve.
INTEGRITY: We will be honorable, ethical and honest in our daily interaction with the department, its members and the community we proudly serve.
COMMUNICATION: We will communicate effectively and courteously with our co-workers and the members of the community we proudly serve.