Mission & Vision

Mission Statement
We, the Republic Police Department, exist to serve all people within our jurisdiction with respect, fairness, and compassion. We are committed to the prevention of crime protection of life and property; the preservation of peace, order, and safety; the enforcement of laws and ordinances; and the safeguarding of constitutional guarantees.

With community service as our foundation, we are driven by goals to enhance the quality of life, investigating problems as well as incidents, seeking solutions and fostering a sense of security in communities and individuals. We nurture public trust by holding ourselves to the highest standards of performance and ethics.

To fulfill its mission, the Republic Police Department is dedicated to providing a quality work environment and the development of its members through effective training and leadership.

Value Statement

Our values are focused to the successful accomplishment of our mission through the following principles:
  • Community Interest: We strive to maintain the quality of life and preserve the values that make Republic a great community.
  • Cooperation: We believe that cooperation and team work will enable us to combine our diverse background, skills, and styles to achieve common goals.
  • Pride: We show pride in our commitment to duty and high standards of individual performance.
  • Accountability: We are held accountable to each other and to the citizens we serve, who are the source of our authority.
  • Laws and Constitution: We believe in the principles embodied in our Constitution. We recognize the authority of Federal, State, and local laws.
  • Excellence: We strive for personal and professional excellence.
  • Dedication: We are dedicated to the law enforcement profession, the department, and the community we serve.
  • Trust: We value the promotion of mutual trust and understanding between the community and its Law Enforcement.
  • Respect: We value treating each individual with an attitude of mutual respect, caring, attention and fairness.
  • Competent: Through higher education and training, we continually strive for excellence, and deliver the best possible service to our community.