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New York State Police

Vision: To build on our tradition of service.

Mission: To serve, protect and defend the people while preserving the rights and dignity of all.


  • Integrity: To live and work in accordance with high ethical standards.
  • Respect: To treat people fairly while safeguarding their rights.
  • Customer Service: To ensure that everyone we meet receives dedicated and conscientious service.
  • Continuous Improvement and Learning: To constantly improve ourselves and our organization.
  • Leadership: To inspire, influence and support others in our organization and communities.

Mission Priorities:

  • To prevent crime and enforce the law:
    • To protect people and property.
    • To prevent and detect crime and other violations of law, pursue criminal investigations and arrest criminals.
  • To ensure highway safety:
    • To make our roads safe for all users.
    • To reduce the deaths, injuries and property damage caused by motor vehicle accidents through vehicle and traffic enforcement and education.
  • To render general assistance:
    • To render assistance to all in need and protect citizens and their property from harm.
    • To assist citizens in resolving problems in partnership with other service providers.
  • To promote peace and order:
    • To provide disorder control and security in all types of natural and man-made emergencies.
    • To provide for the safety and security of individuals and groups of citizens in furtherance of their rights, duties and responsibilities.
  • To provide high quality support:
    • To provide our members with the highest quality support services in an efficient manner.
    • To support others by creating partnerships for safety and security with individuals, groups and communities throughout the state.

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