The mission of the Woodway Public Safety Department is:
- To protect life, individual liberty and property;
- To preserve peace and order within the community;
- To prevent, investigate and control crime;
- To enforce federal, state and local laws and ordinances within the jurisdiction of the department;
- To recover and return lost and stolen property;
- To regulate and control vehicular and pedestrian traffic on public thoroughfares;
- To provide public safety service and assistance to the citizenry;
- To provide efficient and effective fire and rescue services.
The mission of the department shall be achieved through the formulation and achievement of goals and objectives established by each operational component within the department.