The two police officers, known for their probity, are well respected by the citizens that they serve.
Probity is defined as honesty and integrity.
An example of probity is a quality of that one expects to see in a policeman.
uprightness in one's dealings; integrity
Origin of probityClassical Latin probitas from probus, good, proper: see probe
Complete and confirmed integrity; uprightness: “He was a gentlemanly Georgian, a person of early American probity” ( Mary McGrory )
Origin of probityMiddle English probite from Old French from Latin probitās from probus upright, good ; see per1 in Indo-European roots.