Uttarakhand Police comes under direct control of Department of Home Affairs, Government of Uttarakhand. The Uttarakhand Police is headed by Director General of Police (DGP). The mission of Uttarakhand Police is to uphold the rule of law, maintain order, prevent and detect crimes, facilitate tourism, preserve peace and provide for a safe environment in Uttarakhand by working in partnership with the community. CORE VALUES - In pursuance of our mission, we shall Discharge our duties with a sense of service, impartiality, fearlessness and exemplary integrity. Protect the life and property of all citizens giving special care to issues related to the underprivileged sections of the society, environment and cultural heritage of the people. Efficiently assist rescue and relief work during disaster, regulate traffic and maintain order on roads as well as facilitate a safe and happy journey for the pilgrims and other tourists visiting Uttarakhand.