Blaine County Sheriff’s Office Mission Statement
The men and women of the Blaine County Sheriff’s Office are committed to be a professional organization dedicated to the concepts of personal excellence, continuous improvement, teamwork, and service to our community. We take pride in our organization, our professional accomplishments, and our abilities to make Blaine County a safe place to live, work and play.
Employee Value Statement
The men and women of the Blaine County Sheriff’s Office are responsible to each other and will always strive to work together to serve the citizens of our county. We will treat each other fairly, in a working environment that rewards and reinforces cooperation at all levels. Positive thinkers who are adaptable to the needs of our organization will be recognized by the department. We are empowered to make suggestions and express our concerns. With management’s commitment to quality training and staff development, we accept the responsibility to contribute by our actions and ideas, to improve to our organization’s effectiveness and efficiency. Our fundamental commitment is to ourselves, our organization, and our customers—the citizens of Blaine County. With these commitments in place, we will positively impact our profession to the highest degree possible.
It is the vision of the Blaine County Sheriff’s Office to take the leadership role in law enforcement services to meet the needs of our community. Emphasis will be placed on creative ways to bring the community and exceptional law enforcement services together as one team. Prevention programs, proactive law enforcement, and community policing are priorities for the Blaine County Sheriff’s Office. We strive to develop a work environment where employees are challenged and encouraged to learn new skills, gain the knowledge, the ability and the capacity to pursue professional excellence.
Sheriff Steve Harkins