Vision Statement, Mission Statement, and Core Value

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The Trotwood Police Department is both State and internationally accredited and is committed to professional excellence in providing public safety services for the City in the form of police patrol, criminal investigations, crime prevention, and community relations. The Trotwood Police Department is dedicated to being a regional and national leader among police departments by hiring talented and professional officers and civilian staff, demonstrating the highest standards of performance, best practices in policing, and accountability, and reflecting the values of the supportive city it serves.


We, the men and women of the Trotwood Police Department, are committed to excellence in partnership with the community by upholding the Constitution of the United States, the laws of Ohio and the City of Trotwood. We acknowledge our responsibility to be role models by promoting diversity, building trust, reducing crime, and providing a safe environment to enhance the quality of life for those we serve.


The Trotwood Police Department takes a proactive role in promoting agency and officer integrity by assessing our police-citizen interactions, providing valuable officer in-service training programs and taking the steps to remain a transparent agency. Department members strive to adhere to four core values:

  • Integrity
  • Professionalism
  • Fairness
  • Compassion