|Principles and Standards||Code of Professional Conduct|
Law Enforcement Officers shall uphold the Constitution of the
United States, the State Constitution, and all laws enacted or
established pursuant to legally constituted authority.
Law Enforcement Officers shall be aware of and shall use proper
and ethical procedures in discharging their official duties and
Law Enforcement Officers shall regard the discharge of their duties
as a public trust and shall recognize their responsibilities to
the people whom they are sworn to protect and serve.
Law Enforcement Officers will so conduct their public and private
life that they exemplify the high standards of integrity, trust,
and morality demanded of a member of the law enforcement officer
Law Enforcement Officers shall recognize that our society holds
the freedom of the individual as a paramount precept which shall
not be infringed upon without Just, legal and necessary cause.
Law Enforcement Officers shall assist in maintaining the integrity
and competence of the Peace Officer Profession.
Law Enforcement Officers shall cooperate with other officials
and organizations who are using legal and ethical means to achieve
the goals and objectives of the Peace Officer Profession.
Law Enforcement Officers shall not compromise their integrity,
nor that of their agency or profession, by accepting, giving or
soliciting any gratuity.
Law Enforcement Officers shall observe the confidentiality of
information available to them through any source, as it relates
to the Peace Officer Profession