Chicago Police Department’s Mission

Vision: All Chicagoans are safe, supported, and proud of the Chicago Police Department.

Mission: To serve our communities and protect the lives, rights, and property of all people in Chicago.


  • Professionalism: Our on and off duty conduct reflects both the highest standards of police service and personal responsibility.
  • Integrity: We are committed to the highest standards of honesty and ethical conduct.
  • Courage: We uphold and follow the law in the face of fear, danger and temptation.
  • Dedication: We serve all citizens equally with fairness, dignity and respect.
  • Respect: Our leadership examples inspire respect for ourselves and admiration for our department.