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**Public Notice **  The Town of Nashville Non-Emergency Offices will be closed on Monday, January  21st   for Martin Luther King   Jr., Day.

Therefore, Garbage Services will run as follows: 

Monday  Service will be picked up on Tuesday, January  22nd.

Tuesday Service will be picked up on Wednesday, January 23rd.

Wednesday Service will be picked  up on Thursday, January 24th.

Thursday Service will be picked up on Friday, January 25th.

There will be NO BULK PICK UP during the week of January 21st.

Recycling will  be picked up as regularly scheduled.

 

Code Of Ethics

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Law Enforcement Code Of Ethics

As a law enforcement officer, my fundamental duty is to serve the community; to safeguard lives and property; to protect the innocent against deception, the weak against oppression or intimidation and the peaceful against violence or disorder; and to respect the constitutional rights of all men to liberty, equality and justice.

I will keep my private life unsullied as an example to all and will behave in a manner that does not bring discredit to me or my agency. 

 
I will maintain courageous calm in the face of danger, scorn, or ridicule; develop self-restraint; and be constantly mindful of the welfare of others.
 
Honest in thought and deed in both my personal and official life. I will be exemplary in obeying the law and the regulations of my department.  
 

Whatever I see or hear of a confidential nature or that is confided to me in my official capacity will be kept ever-secret unless revelation is necessary in the performance of my duty.  

I will never act officiously or permit personal feelings, prejudices, political beliefs, aspirations, animosities or friendships to influence my decisions.  

 With no compromise for crime and with relentless prosecution of criminals, I will enforce the law courteously and appropriately without fear or favor, malice or ill-will, never employing unnecessary force or violence and never accepting gratuities. 

I recognize the badge of my office as a symbol of public faith, and I accept it as a public trust to be held so long as I am true to the ethics of the police service.  

I will constantly strive to achieve these objectives and ideals, dedicating myself before God to my chosen profession…law enforcement.  

I will never engage in acts of corruption or bribery, nor will I condone such acts by other police officers. I will cooperate with all legally authorized agencies and their representatives in the pursuit of justice.

I know that I alone am responsible for my own standard of professional performance and will take every reasonable opportunity to enhance and improve my level of knowledge and competence.