The mission of the Newton Police Department is to actively improve the quality of life within the Town by reducing crime, as well as the fear of crime, empowering the citizens and achieving integral working relationships with our community, appointed and elected officials, emergency services and other communities, functioning within the framework of our justice and social service systems
The Newton Police Department will strive to provide and is committed to maintaining the following values:
Trust and Confidence – to continue to earn the trust and confidence of the community
Accountability – to remain accountable to the citizens of Newton by providing timely, effective and efficient services
Professionalism – we will strive to set a professional example through our daily endeavors
Respect – we value people and treat all people with respect, compassion and understanding
Integrity – as individuals and as an organization, we place the utmost value on honesty and integrity, and adhere to the highest moral standards.
It is the vision of the Newton Police Department to become the benchmark for law enforcement excellence.