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Our Purpose - Working Together for a Safer Hertfordshire

To work with the people of Hertfordshire to achieve safety, justice and reassurance for all.

Achieved by:


  • Working in partnership to reduce crime
  • Providing a citizen-focused police service
  • Bringing more offenders to justice
  • Improving feelings of public safety
  • Providing improved care and assistance to the public

Achieved through our values:


  • Taking personal responsibility for delivering a quality service
  • Promoting diversity by treating individuals with respect and dignity
  • Making each contact professional, responsive and caring
  • Having the courage to take the lead
  • Achieving more through teamwork
  • Welcoming new ideas
  • Listening, learning and seeking improvement
  • Acting with intergrity

Achieved through our policing style:


  • Responding effecively to calls for assistance
  • Using accurate and timely intelligence to target activity
  • Investigating crime to a high standard
  • Engaging in community based problem solving
  • Reassuring through high visibility policing
  • Being accountable for achieving results
  • Making effective and efficient use of finite resources