The Claremont Police Department
Policing today is as much about communication as it is enforcement, and to this end, we are dedicated to working closely with the community to foster open lines of communication.
Share your thoughts and insights with us on safety, crime prevention, and law enforcement. We stand ready to work together with the community to continue to make Claremont a safe and comfortable place to live.
OUR MISSION STATEMENT
- The Claremont Police Department strives to provide the City of Claremont with professional, compassionate police services with a primary focus on working together with the Citizens of Claremont to help maintain or improve the quality of life within the City of Claremont.
- The Claremont Police Department will promptly respond to calls for service in a professional, compassionate, and competent manner.
- The Claremont Police Department will aggressively investigate criminal reports in a professional and competent manner to ensure that, whenever possible, perpetrators of crime are brought to justice through conviction in the Court of appropriate jurisdiction.
- The Claremont Police Department, with the cooperation of the Citizens of Claremont, will strive to maintain order within the City of Claremont and prevent criminal behavior through directed patrol, crime watch, innovative patrol and investigative techniques, and the use of available information to direct enforcement actions.
- Officers of the Claremont Police Department will always strive to uphold the honor of the Police Department, their badge and their Oath of Office. In its simplest form, officers of the Claremont Police Department will always abide by the "Golden Rule" - "Do to others as you would have them do to you."