The Tukwila Police Department works with the public to ensure safety, dignity, and respect for all. By constantly improving its own practices and educating the community, the Department both prevents and pursues crime.
The men and women of the Tukwila Police Department maintain professionalism and promote safety throughout the diverse City of Tukwila. With a wide range of programs and initiatives, officers prevent and address criminal activity of all types.
The Police Department’s Community Oriented Policing strategy allows officers to partner with schools, businesses, residents, and community organizations. Together they achieve the shared goal of a safe, healthy Tukwila.
Tukwila Police Department Mission Statement
We, the members of the Tukwila Police Department, are committed to being responsive to our community in the delivery of quality services. We recognize our responsibility to maintain order, while affording dignity and respect to every individual. Our mission is to improve the quality of life for all through community partnerships and problem solving to promote safe, secure neighborhoods.
Tukwila Police Department Vision Statement
A world-class police department delivering professional law enforcement service
A world-class agency is progressive, innovative, and high-performing. It succeeds through leadership and collaboration; its employees and other stakeholders all work together to accomplish its mission, goals, and objectives. It is a premier, full-service department that is committed to creating a safe and livable community. It achieves this standard through the work of highly trained and qualified personnel who are committed to its core values and responsive to the community they serve. Its team members create and maintain successful partnerships and uphold public trust.
We, the members of the Tukwila Police Department, are committed to reach this vision.