It is the mission of the Starkville Police Department to safeguard the lives and property of the people we serve. Our role is to enforce the law in a fair and impartial manner, recognizing both the statutory and judicial limitations of police authority and the constitutional rights of all persons. It is our belief that the citizens of Starkville deserve to have an exemplary police agency.
The Starkville Police Department strives to provide the highest quality police services in the most effective and efficient manner possible. We are able to accomplish this task by utilizing a diverse group of employees who are highly motivated, well trained, and committed to the highest ideas of the law enforcement profession. Our expressed intent is to use every available opportunity, vehicle, and mechanism to contact citizens in an effort to solicit their assistance in the continuation of quality service.
Officers of the Starkville Police Department seek to maintain a high level of public confidence by ensuring that each member displays Professionalism, Respect, Integrity, and Dedication in their contacts with citizens of this community who Entrust us to always recognize our duty to to protect and serve the members of this city.