Richard Griffin, Chief of Police
Our Mission Statement to you:
The mission of the Crescent City Police Department is to work in partnership with the community to protect life and property and to enhance the quality of life in our city through proactive problem solving, fair and equitable law enforcement, and the effective use of resources.
Our Core Values are Commitment, Community, Pride, and Integrity.
The Crescent City Police Department is committed to hiring and promoting talented officers and professional staff. While employing the highest standards of performance, we reflect the values of Crescent City to the people who live, work, and visit here. Through community partnerships, problem-solving strategies, innovation, and adaptability to an ever-changing environment, we are devoted to enhancing the quality of life experienced by the people within our community.
We strive to preserve and protect the public trust placed in us by adhering to the highest standards of honesty and ethical practices.
Chief Richard Griffin
"It's Not Me, It's We"