Mission Statement

The Franklin Borough Police Department will commit its resources in partnership with the community to:

  • Promote a safe and secure environment, free from crime and fear of crime
  • Maintain order and provide for a safe and expeditious flow of traffic
  • Practice our core values of integrity, respect, service and fairness.


Integrity is the hallmark of the Franklin Borough Police Department and we are committed to the highest performance standard, ethical conduct and truthfulness in all relationships.

We hold ourselves accountable for our action and take pride in a professional level of service and fairness to all.


We treat all person in a dignified and courteous manner, and exhibit understanding of ethnic and cultural diversity, both in our professional and personal endeavors.

We guarantee to uphold the principles and values embodied in the constitution of the United States and the State of NJ.


We provide service in a courteous, efficient, and accessible partnership.

We foster community and employee involvement through problem-solving partnerships.


We treat all peoples impartially, with consideration and compassion.

We are equally responsive to our employees and the community we serve.