MIssion Statement

  • Our Mission

    The mission of the Palm Springs Unified School District Security Department is to provide for the safety and security of everyone who attends and works at school facilities throughout the District. We accomplish our mission through a Community Oriented Policing framework that is deeply rooted in providing professional and responsive service with compassion and concern.

    Our Values

    INTEGRITY

    We value adherence to the rule of law, to the Constitution of California and of the United States, and to utmost honesty. We value demonstrating ethical leadership by example.

    SAFETY

    We value working diligently to create and maintain a safe and secure learning and working environment for all students, staff, parents, for visitors and for ourselves. The safety of our students is our primary mission.

    SERVICE

    We value providing equally to all people fair, responsive, courteous, and efficient service. We value solving problems through teamwork and cooperation, which is fostered by decisive, professional leaders who support creativity and innovation.

    COMMUNITY PARTICIPATION

    We value working with the diverse communities that represent the Palm Springs Unified School District to ensure the safety and security of our schools. We value maintaining public trust and partnering with our communities to cooperatively solve and prevent problems.

    TRANSPARENCY

    We value providing a transparent safety and security organization to all Palm Springs Unified School District stakeholders. We value accountability and ensuring we communicate the purpose, intent and outcome of our actions.