Manual – IACP Best Practices Guide for Small Depts.

Best Practices Guide for Developing a Police Department Policy-Procedure Manual By Chief W. Dwayne Orrick, Cordele, Georgia Police Department Introduction This guide has been designed to assist police agencies in smaller communities with the development and revision of their policy-procedure manuals. The policy and procedures manual is the foundation for all of the department’s operations.   When properly developed and implemented, …

Manual – General Orders – Fort Worth, TX 2000

FORT WORTH POLICE DEPARTMENT GENERAL ORDERS Original Issue Date September 18, 2000 As a law enforcement officer, my fundamental duty is to serve society, to safeguard lives and property, to protect the innocent against deception, the weak against oppression or intimidation, and the peaceful against violence or disorder, and to respect the constitutional rights of all people to liberty, equality, …

Manual – Department Policy – Fullerton, CA

LAW ENFORCEMENT CODE OF ETHICS As a law enforcement officer, my fundamental duty is to serve the community; to safeguard lives and property; to protect the innocent against deception, the weak against oppression or intimidation and the peaceful against violence or disorder; and to respect the constitutional rights of all to liberty, equality and justice. I will keep my private …

Manual – Department Policy – Austin, TX 2015

LAW ENFORCEMENT CODE OF ETHICS As a law enforcement officer, my fundamental duty is to serve the community; to safeguard   lives and property; to protect the innocent against deception, the weak against oppression or   intimidation and the peaceful against violence or disorder; and to respect the constitutional rights   of all to liberty, equality and justice. I will keep my private …

Manual – Department Policy – Anchorage, AK 2013

Law Enforcement ̳Code of Ethics‘ All officers shall display the integrity required by the Law Enforcement Code of Ethics: “As a law enforcement officer, my fundamental duty is to serve the community; to safeguard lives and property, to protect the innocent against deception, the weak against oppression or intimidation, and the peaceful against violence or disorder; and to respect the …

Manual – Department Directives – Charlotte-Mecklenburg, NC 2009-2015

MISSION STATEMENT The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department will build problem-solving partnerships with our citizens to prevent the next crime and enhance the quality of life throughout our community, always treating people with fairness and respect. WE VALUE: Our Employees People Partnerships Open Communications Problem Solving Integrity Courtesy The Constitution of North Carolina The Constitution of the United States LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY …

Resources: Peace Officer’s Bill of Rights

PEACE OFFICERS BILL OF RIGHTS Public Safety Officers Procedural Bill of Rights Act Government Code Sections 3300-3312 3300 – Title This chapter is known and may be cited as the Public Safety Officers Procedural Bill of Rights Act. 3301 – Definition; Legislative findings and declaration For purposes of this chapter, the term public safety officer means all peace officers specified …