It is the mission of the
Delaware County Sheriff’s Office to serve the public by enhancing
our partnership with the community, and in so doing, protect life
and property, prevent crime, and solve problems and foster good will
through courtesy and professionalism.
The Delaware County Sheriff’s Office shall maintain a correctional
facility with the highest degree of security to ensure the safety of
the citizens, staff and inmates.
In our continuing pursuit of excellence, we, the members of the
Delaware County Sheriff’s Office, are dedicated to, and proudly
We will be responsible for
our conduct, both professionally and personally.
We will be fair, honest,
courteous, and show strength of character at all times.
We hold ourselves
accountable to the highest standards of ethical conduct and
strive to be role models for all.
We recognize the trust the
public places in us and we accept that responsibility.
We are devoted to
providing quality service and strive to remain effective,
efficient and responsive to the changing needs of our community
while providing a safe environment.
Sworn or civilian, full-time or part-time, we are
proud to belong to this agency and to promote these values.
Delaware County Sheriff’s Office