Cobb County Government

Non-Sworn Code of Ethics

As an employee of the Cobb County Police Department, I regard myself as a member of an important and honorable profession. With that in mind, I will:

  • Keep myself in a state of physical and mental condition that allows me to perform my assigned duties.
  • Perform my duties with efficiency to the best of my ability.
  • Be truthful at all times, my conduct and performance of duties will be accomplished in an honest manner, and I will comply with the law; Local, County, State and Country.
  • Not use my official position for unethical advantage or personal profit.
  • Recognize at all times that, I am a public safety employee, and that ultimately I am responsible to the public.
  • Give the most efficient and impartial service of which I am capable at all times.
  • Be courteous and respectful in all my contacts with the public and fellow employees.
  • Be loyal to my fellow employees, my supervisors, and my agency.
  • Accept responsibility for my actions.
  • Strive to do only those things that will reflect honor on my fellow employees, my agency and myself.