Police Department






The mission of the Lamar Police Department is to be the model of excellence in policing by working in partnership with the community and others to:

FIGHT crime and the fear of crime;

ENFORCE laws while safeguarding the constitutional rights of all people;

PROVIDE quality law enforcement service to all of our citizens and visitors; and 

CREATE a work environment in which we recruit, train and develop an exceptional team of employees.  

As members of the Lamar Police Department we commit that the following basic values will be used to guide our daily thoughts and actions; INTEGRITY, DEDICATION, IMPARTIALITY, HONESTY EXCELLENCE.

To be a well educated, respectful and united Organization dedicated and committed to working with the community in order to provide excellent, quality police services, while recognizing personnel as our most valuable resource.