Mission & Vision


Service to the community with Honesty, Integrity and Respect.

Vision Statement

To be recognized as a progressive law enforcement agency striving to enhance the quality of life for all citizens. We seek to collaborate with all stakeholders to continually improve our community. The Hopkins Police Department will recruit, hire and retain the most qualified personnel to fulfill this vision.

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Core Values

  • Ethical - We employ personnel of the highest ethical character who are guided by the principles of honesty integrity and respect.
  • Dedicated - Being committed to oneself, partner, department and the public which we serve where going above and beyond the call of duty is the expectation, not exception.
  • Progressive - Looking ahead to find new ways, procedures, and tools to best serve the community.
  • Problem Solvers - We are committed to identifying and solving problems through building positive community partnerships.