The Watertown Police Department consists of 35 sworn police officers and 19 non-sworn employees who provide our community with transparent, high-quality, and community oriented law enforcement services. Our vision is to be a beacon of excellence by being professional, pro-active, and progressive. Our mission is to protect life and property, enforce laws, preserve order, prevent crime, and provide a safe place for all to live, work, and raise families. Our core values are...
Integrity-The WPD will adhere to the highest code of professionalism and honesty.
Respect-The WPD will insure that all citizens are treated with respect and understanding regardless of race, gender, religion, national origin, disability, or social prominence.
Education-The WPD values a well-rounded and educated employee who recognizes the value of continued education, training, and life experience.
Partnerships-The WPD will strive to provide the highest quality of service through partnerships with the community by utilizing all available resources.
Our branding statement is ''Together We Win'' and it represents our belief in and commitment to maintaining and sustaining community trust-the cornerstone of successful policing.
The WPD is located in uptown Watertown at 128 North Maple Street, just across the corner from City Hall.