About Us

Statement of Values
We, of the Arcata Police Department, recognize our contribution to the quality of life and safe environment in our community through the provision of professional law enforcement services. We will meet the challenge of providing these services by basing our thoughts and actions on the following shared values:
  • Service to our community
  • Integrity
  • Responsibility and accountability
  • Professionalism
  • Pride in and enjoyment of our profession
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