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Mission Statement

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The Bridgeport Police Department is committed to partnering with the community to provide quality police services and to create a safe environment through fair and impartial enforcement of the law. We promote dignity and respect while recognizing the needs of our diverse community in our responsibility to maintain order and protect individual rights.

If you have an anonymous tip you would like to provide, call 203-576-TIPS. 

All information given will be held private and confidential. 

Core Values


We are committed to excellence in policing by recognizing the importance of training, personal effort, teamwork, technology and strong professional standards.


We recognize that without leadership there is no direction. We are dedicated to promoting and mentoring leaders so that our community has the highest respect for our officers.


We empower our employees to act with confidence and hold them responsible for their actions as well as their inactions.


We are committed to being open and honest with the public at all times. We will also have a duty to protect informants and confidential information.


We are committed to performing our work and engaging the community with the highest degree of honesty, integrity and professionalism.