City of South Salt Lake

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mission statement

It is the mission of the South Salt Lake Police Department to enhance the quality of life in our city by providing quality police services. We are dedicated to upholding the highest professional standards while serving the community. We are committed to the enforcement of laws to protect life and property, while also respecting individual rights, human dignity, and community values. We are committed to maintaining a partnership with our community and assisting citizens in identifying and solving problems to improve the quality of life in their neighborhoods. 

P.R.I.D.E. In Our Community

Members of the South Salt Lake Police Department are committed to the following organizational values, which guide our conduct to help accomplish our Mission Statement:


We support a climate of mutual respect, trust, and compassion, which will promote professionalism and positive attitudes. We will provide quality service in a courteous and efficient manner.


We will treat all people impartially and in a dignified and courteous manner. We will exhibit understanding of ethnic and cultural diversity, both in our professional and personal endeavors.


We demand the highest level of integrity from our employees. We are committed to the highest standards of trust, responsibility, and ethical conduct while promoting justice in a fair and impartial manner. We will hold ourselves accountable for our actions.


We will promote personal and professional growth by supporting continuing education and progressive training of the highest quality.


We believe that we can achieve our highest potential by actively involving our employees in problem solving and improving the level of service provided to the community. We are committed to exceptional effort, accuracy and thoroughness.

Related Information

Notice of Unclaimed Property

The South Salt Lake Police Department currently holds various unclaimed properties in our evidence room. They include bicycles, cash, guns, computer equipment, cell phones, jewelry, tools and other miscellaneous items.

If you believe we currently have property belonging to you, please contact us in person or at 801-412-3665. Ownership must be proven in the form of receipts and/or detailed description.

Unclaimed property will be auctioned or destroyed Monday, October 12, 2015.

Published: Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Contact Us

SSL Police Department

2835 S Main St.
South Salt Lake, UT 84115

801.412.3600 Office
801.840.4000 Dispatch
911 Emergency 

Prevention Tips

For tips to help you stay safe, CLICK HERE.

Neighborhood Watch

For information on when and where the next Neighborhood Watch meeting in your area is being held, please call the Neighbohood Watch Hotline at 801-412-3668.

Policy Center

Click here to view our Secondary Employment policy.