of the Chautauqua County Sheriff's Office, in partnership with our
community, are dedicated to improving the quality of life by protecting
lives and property, upholding the United States Constitution, enforcing
the laws of the State of New York, securing offenders, and responding to
the needs of the people. This is our commitment to you and to ourselves.
We hold ourselves
accountable to the following principles:
We will maintain the highest degree of moral and
ethical standards by conducting ourselves in manner beyond reproach in
both our professional and personal lives.
We will be consistent in our treatment of each
other and in our service to the community by exercising good judgment,
objectivity, and impartiality in our actions.
We will have the courage to be patient,
understanding, and sensitive to the needs of the community and each other,
treating all with respect and dignity.
We will take pride in providing the highest level
of service by being cooperative, well trained, disciplined, and dedicated
to continuous improvement.