Our mission is to provide a professional community-oriented
police service. We are committed to creating and maintaining
an active community partnership and assisting citizens in
identifying and solving problems to improve the quality of lives
in our neighborhoods. We are dedicated to protecting life, property,
and maintaining order while assuring fair and equal treatment to all
The Tuckerton Police Department will be guided by our core values in pursuit of our mission. Our core values are:
TRUST - We will continue to build trust with our community and within our department through honesty and integrity in our decision-making.
UPRIGHTNESS - We have committed ourselves to elevated standards of trust, responsibility and discipline while promoting justice in a fair and impartial manner.
Commitment - We are committed to protecting life, property, and maintaining order while assuring fair and equal treatment to all.
Knowledge - Continue in our efforts to be highly trained and qualified through on-going training.
Excellence - We are proud of the reputation our department has built over the years and are committed to continuing this through diligence and hard work.
Respect - We will earn the respect, and support of the citizens through active partnership, involvement and service to the community we serve.
Truthfulness - Always uphold the honesty and integrity we were sworn to uphold.
Oath - sworn commitment to act in an ethical manner.
Noble - Having and showing high moral qualities and ideas with courage and spirit.