NOBLE Hampton Roads Virginia  Chapter



Respect - Law enforcement must be respectful of the rights of all persons.

Uncompromising Integrity - NOBLE will conduct its business according to the ethical
standards of law enforcement.

Courage of Convictions - NOBLE will be proactive in addressing issues that evolve

from controversial law enforcement policies and practices.

Accountability - NOBLE promotes the principles of mutual accountability between the
criminal justice system and the community.

Community - The community must be an integral part of the criminal justice system; with
particular attention being given to criminal justice issues that affect the African American

Value Diversity - NOBLE promotes the value of diversity at all levels throughout the
justice system.

Monitoring - NOBLE is committed to mentoring as a way of life.



The mission of the National Organization of Black Law Enforcement Executives (NOBLE), is to ensure equity in the administration of justice in the provision of public service to communities, and to serve as the conscience of law enforcement by being committed to “Justice by Action.” ​

This is accomplished by utilizing the expertise of its members to lead in the development of strategies that:

  · Foster diversity at all levels of law enforcement;

  · Impact policies and procedures that would ensure equity in the delivery of law enforcement      services;

  · Develop community partnerships to reduce violence, delinquency, crime and racism; and ·  Address professional misconduct within the law enforcement community.



The goal of NOBLE is to be recognized as a highly competent, public service organization that is at the forefront of providing solutions to law enforcement issues and concerns, as well as to ever-changing needs of our community.