The Lower Elwha Police Department is devoted to
our community by providing excellence in police services. We recognize our
responsibility to maintain order and protect the tribal community, residents
and visitors to our reservation. We strive to build community partnerships to
improve the quality of life in our residential and business neighbourhoods.
LEADING THE WAY
The mission of this Agency is to consistently
contribute to our tribal community’s reputation as a safe place to live, work,
play, learn and visit.
We accomplish our mission
through providing the highest quality law enforcement, parole & probation,
community information and support services possible within the resources
provided to us.
We are perceived as a “go to agency” in the community, as professional,
responsive, systematic, adapting rapidly to changes in the tribal community,
and as adding value in return for the Tribal / Federal Government dollars with which we are entrusted.
We are accountable to our tribal community for innovative and collaborative
efforts that anticipate needs, leverage resources and deliver solutions.
We hold ourselves to the highest standard of professionalism
and ethical conduct.
We embrace diversity and value different perspectives as we
work together for the common good.
We ensure the Tribe's / Federal Government’s resources are used
responsibly to provide the greatest benefit.
We listen and engage in an open, honest and timely exchange of
acknowledge that we have read and under understand the Mission Statement
and Vision of OUR Department, and are working in a manner that best
promotes the highest standard of the Lower Elwha Police