The Gist: The Roswell Police Department has opened a public comment portal in partnership with the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies to receive feedback on their compliance with the accreditation standards.
What is it?: The accreditation process is designed to promote professional excellence and continuous improvement within the police department. The Roswell Police Department must comply with 395 standards in order to gain accredited status.
Why it Matters?: The accreditation process ensures that the police department meets national standards and is held accountable to the public. The public comment portal provides an opportunity for community members to voice their opinions on the department’s ability to meet these standards.
More Information: The public comment portal is live for 60 days and will close on April 7, 2023. Written comments can be submitted to CALEA at 13575 Heathcote Boulevard, Suite 320 Gainesville, Virginia 20155. For more information about CALEA, visit their website or call (800) 368-3757.