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Lee's Summit Police Department

Welcome to the Lee's Summit Police Department

Members of the Lee's Summit Police Department are guided in their actions by the department's Mission Statement, Values Statement and Motto.

Mission Statement

To provide excellence in police services to the community by safeguarding life and property, in an effort to reduce the incidence and fear of crime. We will promote public safety through enforcing the law in a fair and impartial manner by protecting constitutional guarantees.

We are committed to building partnerships which allow a unified response to issues arising within our community. We promise to conduct ourselves with pride, unity, honor and commitment; thereby, ensuring the highest ethical standards to maintain public confidence.

Values Statement

As a Police Department, we honor the values of Pride, Honor, Unity and Commitment.

Pride -- Satisfaction in knowing we stand for the moral virtues of honesty, trustworthiness, integrity, commitment, and incorruptibility which is the standard for our department.

Unity -- Working together with the community by encouraging open communication and active participation to achieve our mission.

Honor -- Acting with integrity, regardless of the cost; defined by our courage, commitment, respect and self-sacrifice.

Commitment -- Our commitment is action based on trust; binding oneself to a goal to transform a promise into reality.

Motto

The Lee's Summit Police Department's motto is "Committed to Excellence".  

Police Department News

  • We Want to Hear from You!

    We Want to Hear from You!

    Every two years, the LSPD does a citizen satisfaction survey. The survey is simple and short, just 16 questions and takes around 3-5 minutes to complete. The survey can't capture every aspect of our service to this great community, but it is one of many ways that we seek feedback from our citizens on how we are doing. It also helps us identify areas that we can focus resources on and improve service. The survey will be open during the month of October and we...

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  • Community Discussion on School Safety

    Community Discussion on School Safety

    Community Conversations on School Safety Event. Lee’s Summit, MO –  The Lee’s Summit Police Department and the Lee’s Summit R-7 School District are partnering to host a community event on Wednesday, April 25th from 6:30-8:00p.m. The event, A Community Conversation on School Safety will give residents a chance to hear from Police and school district officials on current safety measures that are in place and also assist in developing...

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  • Liquor Sting Operation Results for Friday, December 22nd

    Liquor Sting Operation Results for Friday, December 22nd

    On Friday, December 22nd, the Lee’s Summit Police Department conducted a liquor control “sting” operation within the city. The operation targeted retail establishments responsible for following municipal and state law regarding the sale of alcohol to minors.  A total of 27 retail locations were checked, with two clerks being cited for an illegal sale. During the operation an underage decoy will enter the business and attempt to purchase...

    Read More - Liquor Sting Operation Results for Friday, December 22nd