Police Department

Mission Statement

The mission of the Cornelius Police Department is to provide a safe environment in which residents and non-residents can live and work. This mission shall be accomplished by the prompt and fair enforcement of local and state laws. It is therefore, the policy of the Cornelius Police Department to provide honest, fair, and efficient law enforcement to all people within its jurisdiction.

Core Values

These core values represent the essence of behavior, thought and action for this agency:

  • Customer Service that is exemplary
  • Unbiased, fair and honest behavior
  • Ethical conduct beyond reproach
  • Quality decisions that improve conditions
  • Present a professional public image
  • Listen
  1. Fingerprinting Temporarily Suspended

    Due to the rising number of COVID cases Read on...
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    Cornelius PD Now Registering for National Night Out Sponsors and Vendors

    The Cornelius Police Department & Cornelius PARC Department will be hosting National Night out on Tuesday, October 5, 2021 at Bailey Road Park from 6pm until 8pm. Read on...
  3. Now Hiring Dispatch

    Now Hiring Telecommunicators

    The Cornelius Police Department is now hiring for full-time telecommunicators. Read on...
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