DuPage County Sheriff

John E. Zaruba

 

Mission Statement

The mission of the DuPage County Sheriff’s Office is to provide the highest level of law enforcement possible by:

  • Preserving and protecting life, property and the right of all citizens to live in peace;
  • Enforcing the laws of the State of Illinois and the county of DuPage in a fair and impartial manner;
  • Listening to and acting upon the needs of our citizens and the communities they live in;
  • Operating in a proactive manner so as to prevent criminal activity before it occurs;
  • Supporting a positive and innovative working environment for all of our members; and
  • Maintaining only the highest standards of professionalism, integrity and efficiency.

This mission shall be accomplished while adhering to the following values:

Respect:

We will recognize the worth, quality, diversity and importance of each other, the people we serve and our Office.

Compassion:

We will care about others and respect their feelings.

Integrity:

We will be honest and forthright and meet the highest ethical standards.

Efficiency:

We will meet societies expectations and our own responsibility to be prudent with our resources.

Leadership:

We will work together to be the best in everything we do.