Message from Chief Thomas P. Connolly, Jr.

Mission Statement

The mission of the Sanford Police Department is to promote and maintain a partnership with the residents of the City of Sanford and Village of Springvale. Our goal is to preserve life, protect property, reduce fear, promote individual responsibility, and encourage community commitment. The men and women who comprise the Sanford Police Department are dedicated to enhancing the overall quality of life through mutual trust, respect, and the fair and equitable enforcement of the laws, while mindfully safeguarding the dignity of all.