Missouri State Park Rangers value human life and dignity, as guaranteed by the United States Constitution. We believe that integrity is the basis for community trust. We strive for personal and professional excellence. We are accountable to the people visiting state parks and historic sites and to each other. We believe that cooperation between park visitors and the members of our organization will enable us to combine our diverse backgrounds, skills and styles to achieve common goals beneficial to park visitors and the Missouri State Park Rangers. We are a dedicated, caring, capable group of people who perform important and satisfying work for the people visiting state parks and historic sites.
The mission of the Missouri State Park Rangers is to provide professional law enforcement service and protection to all park visitors, their property and the cultural and natural resources of the Missouri Department of Natural Resources' Division of State Parks. We want our visitors to have the opportunity to understand, appreciate and enjoy Missouri's cultural and natural heritage.