By adhering to our core values, we provide modern policing services for all persons to protect life, peace, and property throughout Colorado.
To create a safer Colorado through strategic innovation led by an engaged and empowered membership that provides visible service.
Deep within the strength of the Colorado State Patrol (CSP) are three core values: a small set of guiding principles, which are essential and reflect the seven tenets attached to the CSP badge.
- Honor - The essence of a person's veritable integrity based on the representation of moral character and ethical actions.
- Duty - Dedication of moral commitment to a mission that involves sacrifice of immediate self-interest for the betterment of public safety in Colorado.
- Respect - Conduct in accordance with honorable actions that reflect the highest regard for mission, self and others.