We, the members of the Watsonville Police Department dedicate
ourselves to prevent, reduce, and suppress crime (and the fear it
instills) through the philosophy of building relationships with the
people we serve. We will accomplish this by applying community policing
and long term problem solving. From our mission statement comes our
motto; "Leadership, Partnership and Quality Service."
We, the members of the Watsonville Police Department, value the institution of law, our constitution, and the reputation of our department. As individuals, we value and depend on one another to protect that reputation and provide fair and impartial service to our residents. We do that by learning, implementing and modeling character qualities such as: