Mission Statement

VISION: To enhance the quality of life for all citizens.

MISSION: The Hampden Public Safety Department is committed to creating a safe environment for all citizens. This is done by working in partnership with the community to identify and resolve public safety concerns. All Hampden Public Safety employees are devoted to providing professional and progressive fire, medical and police services.

Statement of Values

Hampden Public Safety employees will:

  • Be accountable and responsive to the public.
  • Display a high level of integrity in the performance of their duties.
  • Be honest, sincere and compassionate.
  • Strive for excellence.
  • Treat citizens and co-workers with respect.
  • Promote safety in all aspects of the job.
  • Work cooperatively with citizens to address public safety concerns.