shall preserve and protect the safety and well being of all individuals
in the City of Goddard through compassionate public service. We shall
project through our actions the pinnacle of integrity, honor, fairness
and compassion to those we serve.
The City of
Goddard, Kansas is located just west of Wichita along U.S. Highway 54/400
in Sedgwick County and has a population of approximately 4,700.
Residents enjoy a tranquil small town environment with a low crime
rate. The majority of crime reported is property and financial related
(i.e. theft, insufficient fund and forged checks, etc.).
The Goddard Police Department has an authorized staff of 12 full-time
officers. All of our officers are Kansas Certified Law Enforcement
officers and have graduated from either the Kansas Law Enforcement
Training Center or Wichita/Sedgwick County Law Enforcement Training
The Goddard Police Department is committed to being a
model agency in professionalism, integrity and pride. The police
department's mission statement and core values statement show the
agencies commitment to the citizens it serves.
The core values statement consist of and an acronym of PRIDE, which stands for the following:
Pride - To demonstrate pride in my agency and chosen profession through my actions and appearance.
Respect - To show respect for individuals I come into contact with on a daily basis.
Integrity - To demonstrate integrity in all I do.
Duty - To uphold my sworn duty and responsibility.
Ethics - To be ethical in my decisions and conduct.