The Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office is dedicated to the preservation of public safety by providing innovative and progressive service in partnership with the community.
- Our principal mission is protection of life and property.
- Our employees are our most valued asset.
- We strive to maintain the highest level of public trust.
- We demand the highest standards of honesty and integrity.
- We value community partnerships.
- We treat each other, and the community, with dignity and respect.
- We recognize diversity as a strength.
- We value personal and professional growth through education and training.
- We recognize the importance of investing in the future of our community's children.
- We recognize the importance of fiscal responsibility through performance-based management.