''In partnership with a culturally diverse community, the Berkeley Police Department is committed to effective suppression of crime and drug related activity and to providing a safe and secure environment through vigorous law enforcement. The Department will strive to identify and solve problems that threaten the quality of life in Berkeley''
The people who live, work and study in the City of Berkeley are the primary consumers of the services provided by the Berkeley Police Department. The Department?s goal is to provide quality service to its customers.
Officers are members of the community and they play an important and integral role in the affairs of the City of Berkeley. The department?s goal is to develop and enhance the relationships/partnerships with our consumers. The police department's goal is to become more involved in the affairs of the community, provide resources, information and safety.
Community livability, ?quality of life? issues are affected by crime, the fear of crime and disorderly conditions. The Department?s goal is to identify and solve problems that have a negative impact on the public and private lives of the citizens.