Chief’s Message


Greetings!  I hope you find this website to be a valuable resource in your search for information about the Baldwin Park Police Department, and discover ways in which you can join in partnership with us to prevent crime and improve the quality of life in our community. These pages were developed to showcase the men and women of this outstanding organization as they go about making a difference in ensuring a safe and secure community.

It is an honor and privilege to serve both the community of Baldwin Park and our department personnel as Chief of Police.  My vision is to strive for Organizational Excellence on a daily basis, and to ensure our Department is adhering to the principles of our Mission Statement, which reads:

The members of the Baldwin Park Police Department are dedicated to provide the highest levels of service through partnerships which build trust, reduce crime, create a safe environment, and enhance the quality of life in our community.”

Public safety is our top priority; we want to ensure the City of Baldwin Park is a safe place to live, work and play.  We also understand that we must accomplish this as a team, and that team includes the community.  Our ability to be successful directly correlates to the strength of the partnerships we have created with community members.

The Baldwin Park Police Department maintains a high level of integrity.  This value serves as our daily compass as we are committed to showing respect and delivering quality customer service to all we serve.

Lastly, the Baldwin Park Police Department employs highly motivated, well trained professionals.  We value and encourage diversity, education and experience in our personnel, as it reflects the diverse community we serve.

 

Johnny Patino, Interim Chief of Police