Mission Statment

Will commit its resources to serve the community by enforcing the laws of the State of New Jersey and the ordinances of the Borough of Kinnelon, by preserving peace, promoting a safe and secure environment for its residents, protecting life and property and by maintaining order for the safe and expeditious flow of traffic; by adhering to these core values that include Integrity, Accountability, Pride, Fairness, Respect, Service and Compassion.

Integrity

Integrity is the hallmark of the Kinnelon Borough Police Department and we are committed to the highest performance standards, ethical conduct and truthfulness in all relationships. 

Accountability

We hold ourselves accountable for our actions and the actions of our fellow officers. 

Pride

We take pride in offering our citizens a high level of service, fairness and protection. 

Fairness

We treat all people impartially, justly and unbiased, with consideration, empathy and compassion. We are equally responsive to our employees and the community we serve. 

Respect

We treat all persons impartially in a dignified and courteous manner, and exhibit understanding of ethnic and cultural diversity, both in our professional and personal endeavors. We guarantee to uphold the principles and values embodied in the Constitution of the United States and the State of New Jersey. 

Service

We provide quality service in a courteous, efficient and accessible manner. We foster public awareness through education, enforcement and other programs to ensure a problem solving partnership. 

Compassion

We accept that we are the strength to people that are physically injured, emotionally strained or have been victimized by a stranger, friend or family member. We will offer those in need compassion, sympathy, kindness and understanding of the stress that they feel.