To enhance campus environment by working in partnership with the campus to promote public safety and crime prevention through education and enforcement; to maintain the campus order while preserving the legal rights of all individuals; to reduce the impact of crime, and to provide effective, efficient and professional service.
The department of Safety and Security is committed to working together in a problem-solving partnership with the campus and surrounding community. We recognize our responsibility to provide superior safety and security services with the highest professional standards, to provide a safe and secure campus for the students, faculty and staff of Yakima Valley Community College.
We value honesty and integrity, and will demonstrate these values in all of our actions. We are accountable for maintaining the campus's trust with the highest ethical standards and adherence to department policy, as well as, local, state and federal laws. As security officers entrusted with the authority to maintain the campus peace and security, our values will not be compromised.
We value commitment, responsibility and clear direction. We achieve the essence of professionalism through teamwork, creativity and continual self improvement.