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

  • Press Release -- Alcohol Sales Enforcement March 2019

    Press Release -- Alcohol Sales Enforcement March 2019

    LEE’S SUMMIT POLICE CONDUCT ALCOHOL SALES ENFORCEMENT    Lee’s Summit, Mo. – On Saturday, March 23rd, 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 29 retail locations were checked, with eight clerks/servers...

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  • Spring 2019 Police Officer Hiring Process is now open!

    Spring 2019 Police Officer Hiring Process is now open!

    Do you have what it takes to be a Lee's Summit Police Officer? We are looking to fill openings for the position of Police Officer and our Spring 2019 application process is now open! To find out more about this opportunity, visit our employment page by clicking the link below: LSPD Employment Page Link You can also read the job posting on the Human Resources page by clicking this link: City of LS Human Resources Job Posting

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  • 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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