The mission of the Overland Police Department is to work in partnership with the community to identify and address neighborhood issues, protect life and property, and to improve the quality of life in our City through the delivery of impartial and professional police services.
The members of the Overland Police Department strive to be examples of leadership in the community by honoring these principles:
Integrity - We hold ourselves accountable to the highest level of honesty and ethical behavior.
Pride - We take pride in our community and its potential, in our Department as a team, and in ourselves as individuals.
Respect - We will insure that all persons we encounter are treated with fairness, courtesy, and respect.
Professionalism - We are committed to the highest level of professional standards gained through the on-going development of highly trained and motivated employees and the continual improvement of the Police Department.
The Overland Police Department was Certified by the Missouri Police Chiefs Association in August 2018.