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Mission Statement

The mission of the Town of Groton Police Department is to deliver professional, courteous and efficient police services to the citizens and visitors of our community.  We are committed to working in partnership with our community, to provide quality and effective programs for the preservation of peace, prevention of crime, apprehension of criminals and the protection of property so all may enjoy a peaceful quality of life in Groton.

Core Values

We, the Officers of the Town of Groton Police Department, strive to live and perform by these core values:

Integrity: To have the integrity to meet the challenges of providing quality service to our community with the highest standards of honesty and ethical conduct.

Compassion: To have compassion and show we care about the well being of our community and each other and to treat everyone with dignity and respect.

Loyalty: To have loyalty to ourselves, our fellow officers, our oath, and our police mission, of which we strive to uphold.

Trustworthy: To earn and keep the trust of the community so together we can keep our neighborhoods safe and better protected.

Honor: To take pride and honor in our service to our community and to never forget that we are here to serve and protect.

Community: To work together with the community to reduce crime and the fear of crime and to improve the quality of life in Groton.