Pend Oreille County Sheriff,
P.O. Box 5075 / 331 S. Garden Ave.
Newport, Washington 99156
Sheriff's Leadership Direction:
The Pend Oreille County Sheriff's Office will be recognized as a local and state leader in Public Safety. We will foster and promote innovation, resourcefulness and positive change as we continually strive to raise the bar in our level of service through ongoing training, evaluation and input from our citizens. Our goal is to create and maintain a community environment that is both safe and secure by providing effective and efficient law enforcement services, education and partnerships. We are committed to providing the highest levels of professionalism, courtesy, compassion and fairness.
"The Office of Sheriff- Dedicated to making Pend Oreille County the Safest in the State through Excellence in Public Safety." Citizens First, Public Safety Always!
The Core Values of the Pend Oreille County Sheriff's Office are principles or beliefs intended to guide and inspire us in all we say and do. Making sure that our values become part of our day-to-day work life is our mandate, and non-negotiable. They help to ensure that our personal and professional behavior can be a model for all to follow and serve as our foundation for Excellence.
HONESTY: We will exemplify the highest standards of ethical and moral behavior, which requires complete freedom from deceit or fraud.
INTEGRITY: We will conduct ourselves with uncompromising service to our community and this department with a firm adherence to ethical principles and sound moral character.
COMMITMENT: We pledge an unrelenting determination to serve the community and to achieve a standard of excellence in every endeavor.
COURAGE: We will meet adversity, danger, difficulty, or pain without regard to fear.
EXCELLENCE: We will distinguish ourselves as a professional organization, whose members work together with pride in providing our citizens exemplary service.