Mission & Vision

Mission Statement


The vision of the Red Wing Police Department is to be a leader in the law enforcement community through collaboration and innovation, recognizing the historic and diverse nature of our community and contributing to the highest quality of life for our citizens.


The Red Wing Police Department mission is to safeguard lives, and protect property, whereby, our community may enjoy a sense of peace and security.  We will meet the ever changing needs of our community through investment in our employees and building partnerships with our citizens and businesses that we are sworn to protect and serve.

Values that Guide our Actions

  • Accountable: We are accountable to each other and the public we serve.
  • Compassion: We will carry out our duties with a spirit of compassion.
  • Consistency: We will be consistent in the performance of our duties.
  • Fairness: We will demonstrate fairness in all we do.
  • Integrity: We will demonstrate the highest level of integrity.
  • Professionalism: We will uphold the highest level of professionalism within our law enforcement community.
  • Respect: We will treat each other and those we serve with respect.
  • Teamwork: Realizing the importance and complexity of our duty, we will encourage and practice teamwork within our community and our Department.