About Us

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Our Mission

To provide a safe place to live, work, and visit through quality law enforcement practices delivered by dedicated professionals. We focus our efforts and resources to Reduce Crime, Reduce the Fear of Crime, and Enhance the Quality of Life for all who call Bellevue home.

Guiding Principles

  • Respect:

    We begin by treating others as we would like to be treated. We are fair and considerate in what we do.

  • Integrity:

    We are honest, ethical and steadfast. We strive to do the right thing and lead by example.

  • Accountability:

    On all levels we take responsibility for our actions and decisions.

  • Service:

    We are active and committed to providing exceptional service to our communities through teamwork, innovation and education.

Vision Statement

We will strive to deliver the highest standard of police services to the public by working in partnership with the community, embracing diversity, building trust and embodying transparency.
 

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Bellevue Police Department Administration

Bellevue Chief of Police Steve Mylett

Steve Mylett
Chief of Police

425-452-2031

smylett@bellevuewa.gov

Assistant Chief of Police Patrick Arpin

Patrick Arpin
Chief of Police

425-452-4333

parpin@bellevuewa.gov

Major Carl Kleinknecht

Carl Kleinknecht
Assistant Chief of Police - Operations

425-452-4177

ckleinknecht@bellevuewa.gov

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John McCracken
Major Investigations

425-452-7658

jmccracken@bellevuewa.gov

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Jon Hoffman
Major,
Administrative Services

425-452-6188

jhoffman@bellevuewa.gov

Meeghan Black PIO

Meeghan Black
Public Information Officer

425-452-4129

mblack@bellevuewa.gov