Protect. Serve. Respect.
It is the mission of the Birmingham Police Department to provide the highest quality of police services by partnering with the community to build trust, reduce crime and improve the quality of life. We serve our citizens with respect and protect the lives, property and constitutional rights of all.
Professional police services that improve the quality of life by reducing crime, building trust and strengthening community partnerships.
Honoring public safety obligations to the community with due regard and showing empathy for those we serve.
Doing our best to understand each situation and serve the public with the right resources.
Being responsible, honest and credible, while working to achieve excellence in conduct and appearance at all times, and being receptive to feedback.
Demonstrating proficiency and unwavering fortitude while performing duties and mentoring fellow officers.