MISSION STATEMENT

The Town of Menasha Police Department exists for the purpose of providing an enhanced level of public safety in the community, protecting the constitutional rights of all people, and improving the quality of life of each citizen.

We are committed to:

PROBLEM SOLVING


TEAMWORK


OPENNESS


PLANNING FOR THE FUTURE

PROVIDING LEADERSHIP TO THE POLICE PROFESSION


PRINCIPLES OF QUALITY OF LEADERSHIP

Rodney V. McCants

Chief of Police

1.  SENSITIVITY and OPENNESS toward citizens and employees.

2.  Being a FACILITATOR and COACH.  Developing an open atmosphere that encourages providing and accepting feedback.

3.  Striving to develop mutual RESPECT and TRUST among employees.

4.  Believing that the best way to improve the quality of work is to ASK and LISTEN to employees who are doing the work.

5.  Managing on the BEHAVIOR of 95% of the employees and not on the 5% who cause problems.  Dealing with the 5% PROMPTLY and FAIRLY.

6.  Avoiding "top down" POWER-ORIENTED decision making whenever possible.

7.  Believing in, fostering, and supporting TEAMWORK.

8.  Through teamwork, developing with employees agreed upon GOALS and a PLAN to achieve them.

9.  Encouraging CREATIVITY through RISK TAKING and being tolerant of honest mistakes.

10.  Being committed to the PROBLEM SOLVING process, using DATA, not emotions, to drive decisions.

A Nationally Accredited Agency


Town of Menasha Police Department

2000 Municipal Drive

Neenah, WI  54956

Telephone #:  (920) 720-7109

Fax #:  (920) 720-7119

E-mail:  [email protected]

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