Mission Statement

Our mission is to serve and protect all citizens residing or traveling within Atchison County by providing professional services in a cost effective manner.

Realizing that human resources represent our agency’s most costly investment and in order to recruit and maintain individuals who are committed to excellence in our chosen profession, we strive to excel in technology, equipment, and benefits for those entrusted to serve and protect.


In order to successfully complete our mission, we shall adhere to fair and impartial treatment to all whom we serve, recognizing that we shall be held accountable for our actions in accordance with statutory, judicial, and policy limitations and guidelines.

We are committed to providing all citizens with the highest quality of law enforcement and correctional services.