Our Purpose
The purpose of the Winchester Police Department is to serve our community by enhancing public safety, suppressing crime, and reducing the fear of crime through professional law enforcement services and programs.

Our vision is to be a leading law enforcement agency that models excellence in all we do by building partnerships, improving trust, reducing crime, and improving the quality of life for our community.

It is the mission of the Winchester Police Department to safeguard the lives and property of the people we serve with honor and integrity. We will carry out our duties with the highest ethical standards to maintain public trust.

We will carry out our duties with honor and respect while being transparent.
We will have the mental and moral strength to persevere and withstand danger, fear, or difficulty.
We believe in community collaboration and the sum of our individual contributions achieve greater results.
We advocate for diversity and welcome individual perspectives, backgrounds, and opinions.