There are about 18,000 law enforcement agencies in the country and only
665, or 3.7 percent, are accredited by CALEA. In addition,
the Accreditation with Excellence Award is only awarded to roughly 10
to 12 percent accredited CALEA agencies.
For a list of the standards that the department must comply with please click here to go to the CALEA website.
To view the exit interview video from the CALEA assessors please click here.
To view the presentation of the award to City Council please click here.
Click Here for the the Final On-Site Assessment Recommendation Report