Mission, Value, Vision
The Mission of the Orange County Sheriff's Office
The Mission of The Orange County Sheriff’s Office is to
serve our community by providing superior public safety and
service, in an ethical and fiscally responsible manner,
while preserving the rights of all individuals.
The Values of the Orange County Sheriff's
Members of the Orange County Sheriff’s Office are committed
to the following values:
- a leader, who selflessly serves others by example, works
to provide necessary resources and assists others to
develop their skills and abilities.
- Our employees display humility while treating others with
fairness and dignity.
- We expect our employees to enforce the spirit of the law,
to be flexible in finding solutions to problems and to use
common sense, good judgment and compassion, keeping in mind
what is the best outcome for the community.
- We display loyalty to the Sheriff’s Office, each other,
the community and trust that each member supports and is
dedicated to the Mission and Values of the Sheriff’s
Sense of Humor
- We recognize that humor, employed in a timely and
appropriate manner, is vital to the well being of our
agency and its members.
- We value honesty and high ethical standards. We will do
what is right in difficult situations, despite pressure to
- We are a team, with each member pulling a share of the
load and working to achieve team goals.
We recognize that cannot please every citizen, however we
are committed to excellence and we will do our best to
provide unbiased quality service. We will handle all
interactions with citizens, no matter what their race, in
accord and compliance with our Anti-Bias
- We are committed to the highest level of competence and
The Vision of the Orange County Sheriff's
The Orange County Sheriff’s Office is a highly competent
and professional organization providing public safety and
security for Orange County citizens and visitors. We are a
valued member of our community for creating a sense of
security and safety.
The Orange County Sheriff’s Office strives for excellence
and demonstrates the highest ethical and moral standards.
We are accountable for our actions, work in partnership
with other public service agencies and support continuing
education for the community and ourselves.
The Orange County Sheriff’s Office is proactive in meeting
the ever changing needs of its citizens and is a leader in
providing innovative and effective public safety and
security. In today’s uncertain world, the Orange County
Sheriff’s Office is committed to public safety and
accountability to the citizens we serve.