This mission of the Springfield Police Department is to serve and protect our community with pride, integrity, and professionalism.

The Springfield Police Department is an accredited department comprised of
  • fourty-one (41) sworn police officers 
  • five (5) administrative personnel
  • two (2) animal control officers.  
It is a full service law enforcement organization with Patrol, Detective, Narcotic, SWAT, Traffic, Canine, Crime Scene, Crime Prevention, and Animal Control personnel.

The Springfield Police Department constantly strives to recruit, develop and maintain the highest quality personnel to provide protection and service to the community.  The department researches and seeks the most up-to-date technology necessary to assure efficient investigations and the safest apprehension of suspects who have violated the law. 

The Springfield Police Department seeks out opportunities to partner with public and private entities throughout the community.  Community outreach programs combine the resources of the community and the police department to protect all parts of our community, while enhancing the quality of life for all citizens. 

As an organization and as individual public servants, all department members are committed to the following core values:
  • Integrity
  • Honesty
  • Transparency
  • Courtesy
  • Respect
  • Compassion
  • Dedication