The mission of the Houlton Police Department is to provide
the community of Houlton with an open, effective, service
oriented Police Organization by promoting a partnership between
the people and the police.
Excellence... is our standard. No action or thought
will fall below that mark. We provide the highest quality
service by utilizing modern technologies and a progressive
approach to problem solving, training, growth and improvement.
Fairness... guides us in the performance of our duties.
We exercise sound judgment, acting without prejudice or favor,
to ensure the equitable treatment of all.
Compassion... governs our actions. We are firm yet
caring having the courage to be humble, sincere and understanding
in response to others.
Integrity... is the cornerstone of the moral character
of the Houlton Police Department. As role models we hold ourselves
accountable to the highest degree of honesty, self-discipline
and ethical conduct. We preserve and value the trust of those