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Lake County, Ohio - Sheriff's Office

Mission Statement

    Sheriff Daniel A. Dunlap

    Mission of the Lake County Sheriff's Office

    Sheriff Daniel A. Dunlap

    "We are guardians of society's laws who respond to the public needs in a caring, courteous and professional manner to ensure the highest quality of life for all people."

    In the Spring of 1993, upon taking Office, Sheriff Dunlap gathered together the entire supervision staff at the Lake County Sheriff's Office to develop a Mission Statement that reflected the goals and philosophies which shape our  direction and service to Lake County.  The following is the result of that collaborative effort.

    We
    Each and every one of us. Working together without regard to division boundaries.

    Guardians
    Whether elected, appointed, hired, or a volunteer, we put the public's needs ahead of our own as we guard, protect, defend and serve.

    Society's Laws
    The body of rules established by authority, society, or custom which govern the affairs of all people.

    Respond
    Reacting positively and cooperatively in a timely manner.

    Public Needs
    Essential services required to maintain a healthy and safe community along with those services which enrich the quality of life.

    Caring, Courteous & Professional Manner
    Doing the very best we can do, striving for 100% customer satisfaction

    Highest Quality
    The promotion and support of an environment which is the most of Life desirable place to work, live and play.

    All People
    Everyone we have the opportunity to serve, whether they live, work, conduct business, play, visit or volunteer in our county, without regard to race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, or disability.