Carnegie Mellon University

CMUPD Core Values 


Honesty, moral courage, acting reliably and responsibly, accepting accountability, positive role model.


Recognition of the inherent worth of all, treating people as they should be treated, understanding and compassion.


Putting responsibilities before self-interest, performing duties to meet the needs of others, promoting partnerships to identify and solve problems, doing what is right for the community.


Mental/physical conditioning, preparation, alertness, compliance with accepted safety standards, sound tactical decisions, and appropriate threat perception/assessment.


The standard both personal and professional through which all of our behaviors, performance and attitudes should be judged.  A continual journey not a destination.  Continued professional development through quality training, recruitment, hiring and supervision. Maintaining a vision for the future.