A team of Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc. (CALEA) assessors will examine all aspects of the University of Missouri-Kansas City Police Department’s Policies and Procedures, Management, Operations and Support Services on Monday, July 29, 2013.
Community members and agency employees are invited to share their comments at 9 a.m., in Room 137, University Police Department, 5005 Oak St., Kansas City, Mo.
If an individual cannot speak at the session, but would like to provide comments to the assessment team, call (816) 235-6311 between the hours of 1p.m. and 3 p.m. on July 29.
All comments are limited to 10 minutes and must address the agency’s ability to comply with CALEA’s standards. A copy of the standards is available at the UMKC Police Department. For more information, contact Captain Joseph Rucinski at (816) 235-1518.
Written comments about the department’s ability to meet the standards for accreditation should be mailed to: Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc., 13575 Heathcote Blvd, Suite 320, Gainesville, Va. 20155.
Accreditation is for three years, during which the agency must submit annual reports attesting continued compliance with those standards under which it was initially accredited.
For more information, visit Accreditation Assessment.