About Us

Mission Statement:

We, the members of the Chelsea Police Department, are Committed, take Pride, and are Dedicated to the needs of our community in the delivery of quality police services in an effective, responsive and professional manner. We recognize and accept our responsibility to maintain order while affording dignity and respect to each and every individual that we encounter. Our objective is to improve the quality of life through community and inter-agency partnerships to thereby promote a safe and secure community for all.

To optimize the efficient use of police resources, the Chelsea Police Department maintains a balance between responding quickly and professionally to all forms of crime, emergencies, and homeland security concerns while also actively engaging the community we serve in setting priorities for the department as well as collaborating on problem-solving and crime prevention efforts and approaches. Recognizing that quality of life begins with public safety, the members of the Chelsea Police Department and its community stakeholders shall continue to form lasting and successful partnerships with other law enforcement, government, and civic agencies to address all crime and disorder issues. In doing so, we will continue to be guided by the Department’s core values of Respect, Dignity, Integrity, and Fairness in all of our future endeavors.