Chief Thedis Spencer

Message From the Chief

As Wadesboro Police Chief, I will present a very straightforward vision and philosophy for our Department. I will endeavor to progressively lead the Department with a strategy to tackle the whole aspect of community safety as opposed to merely crime and disorder.

Core Values

Integrity – Our actions and relationship with the community will be guided by an internal sense of honesty and morality.

Professionalism – Our conduct and demeanor will display the highest standard of personal and organizational excellence.

Diversity – Our members will recognize differences as a strength in our organization and community.

Accountability – Our duty will be to promote public trust by upholding our obligations to the department and community.

Vigilance– Our responsibility will to be alert to issues and activities impacting our community.


The Wadesboro Police Department will develop personnel and manage resources to promote effective partnerships with the community to improve the quality of life through the delivery of fair and impartial police services while maintaining an atmosphere of respect for human dignity.


The Wadesboro Police Department will be recognized as the standard of excellence in policing. The overarching values shall be openness, honesty, fairness, equality and diversity.

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