OUR MISSION STATEMENT
We, the men and women of
this New Haven Police Department,
believe in shared responsibility with our community
to create a safe and inclusive city.
We are dedicated to providing a safe
environment by targeting quality of life issues
in our neighborhoods, using revitalized
community-based policing strategies.
We will carry out this mission with professionalism,
fairness, and absolute integrity.
Chief Dean M. Esserman