Mission & Vision

Our Mission

The mission of the St. Augustine Police Department is to enforce laws, provide a safe and secure environment, and respond to the changing needs of the community in order to promote a positive and peaceful quality of life for citizens and visitors within the Nation's Oldest City.

Vision Statement

The St. Augustine Police Department (SAPD) is charged with enforcement of laws, providing a safe and secure environment and responding to the changing needs of the community in order to promote a positive and peaceful quality of life for citizens and visitors within St. Augustine. The SAPD strives to demonstrate excellence in professional police service by promoting continuing education for officers and residents, demonstrating the highest ethical and moral standards and actively adapting to ever-changing community needs.