Hello, I'm Robert L. Champagne, Chief of Police for the City of Peabody;
"The Mission of the Peabody Police Department is to prevent crime, preserve order, and to protect the rights, lives, and property of all people. We will work in partnership with our community to identify and effectively respond to the diverse, ever-changing social and neighborhood problems and needs. We will do this with respect, fairness, and compassion."
Our philosophy is one of prevention as the key to maintaining a high quality of life in this community. We believe in the Problem Solving Community Oriented Policing approach in dealing with the many problems we face every day. Problem Solving Community Policing is a philosophy of becoming involved with the people we serve and working together as a team.
Peabody is a Massachusetts Accredited Police Agency
Our overall goal is the control of crime and the protection of lives and property through problem-solving law enforcement and other traditional and non-traditional police methods, specifically:
The emphasis of personal and institutional commitment and to give vitality to the following ideals and values:
I again thank you for your interest and ask that you take a few minutes to browse the web pages and explore the many facets of your Peabody Police Department.