Vision Statement

Quality Service & Community Focus
The vision of the Clayton Police Department is to provide quality law enforcement services to the Town of Clayton recognizing that public safety begins with a strong bond with the community in which it serves. 

The Clayton Police Department will service the community of Clayton while respecting individual rights and maintaining a high degree of professionalism. The Clayton Police Department will optimize its police resources to provide a quick response to all forms of crime while maintaining a crime prevention program.
Philosophies & Values
The Clayton Police Department’s philosophies and values reflect a modern, quality law enforcement concept involving every member of the police department. 

The Clayton Police Department is dedicated to continually seeking improvement within the agency and seeking better ways to serve the community. 

Quality leadership at all levels reflects the agency’s commitment to a strong work ethic, while valuing diversity, promoting effective learning, enhancing and maintaining flexibility.