Mission Statement


It is the mission of the Norton Shores Police Department to preserve the peace, address criminal activity, and protect the constitutional rights of all citizens, in a manner consistent with the Department’s values, in order to make the City a safe community.


The members of the Norton Shores Police Department subscribe to and strive to conduct themselves in accordance with the following values in their everyday interaction with the citizens they serve, and, each other:

  • Compassion
  • Honesty
  • Integrity
  • Loyalty
  • Dedication
  • Hard work
  • Fairness
  • Reliability
  • Ethically
  • Equality
  • Justice