Miami Police Department

The mission of the Miami Police Department is to make the city of Miami a place where all people can live, work, and visit safely without fear. The Miami Police Department will maintain the highest standards of professional ethics and integrity. They are committed to the philosophy of community and neighborhood policing. They will build partnerships and coalitions with the business, corporate, and residential communities to identify and recommend solutions to problems with the goal of improving the quality of life in their neighborhoods. They will employ time-tested police methods and promising innovative approaches to better protect the communities. They value the cultural unity and differences of the communities, recognizing that there is strength in both. Their commitment is to provide professional service to its citizens, residents, and visitors.

Core Values

  • Integrity and ethical behavior at all times.
  • Respect for the rules of law and the dignity of all human beings.
  • Acceptance of full responsibility and accountability for our actions.
  • Empathy and compassion for others.
  • Direct communications that permit and encourage healthy disagreement.
  • Resolving differences in a mutually supportive and positive way.


Miami Police Department
400 NW 2nd Avenue
Miami, Florida 33128
Phone: (305) 603-6640