At the core of the Edmonton Police Commission is a set of beliefs and guiding principles meant to increase the safety of our community and ensure professional and ethical policing in Edmonton. These principles are shared with the Edmonton Police Service:
Transparency and accessibility to the citizens of Edmonton.
Ensuring policing services based on sound ethical principles including equality and freedom from bias, discrimination and harassment.
Informed decision-making with a focus on the future.
Adherence to the principles of natural justice and fairness.
Community-based policing and partnerships with communities that support crime prevention and early intervention.
Ensuring an effective, efficient and professional police service for Edmonton.
Enhancing officer and citizen safety.