The mission of the Stockbridge Police Department is to establish and maintain a proactive partnership with residents and business owners to work together in solving problems facing our community. In furthering this partnership, we pledge our dedication and diligence in protecting life, liberty and property; preserving the peace; and enforcing laws and ordinances. We are committed to improving all aspects of public safety, reducing the fear and incidence of crimes, extending and improving our community programs, and maintaining the highest degree of respect for individual rights and human dignity. We are committed to honoring the sacred public trust by ensuring that the Stockbridge Police Department adheres to the highest professional law enforcement standards. We shall continuously strive toward attaining excellence, removing barriers to communication, and providing our employees with effective leadership, supervision and training in a quality work environment.

We are committed to serve our community in a professional manner, while striving to be a full service organization dedicated to working in partnership with the community to provide a safe and secure environment through quality law enforcement. Also, to be recognized as the most professional, well respected, highly trained, proactive, community-oriented, law enforcement agency in the Berkshire County, Massachusetts.