7 days a week24 hours a day
When: December 06, 2016 6:00: PM
- 7:00 PM
Where: Commissioner's Hearing Room 1
JeffCo Sheriff's Office Seeks Re-Accreditation
of assessors with the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies,
Inc. (CALEA®) will arrive on December 5 to examine all
aspects of the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office, including its policy and
procedures, management, operations, and support services. The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office has to
comply with 485 standards in order to gain accreditation status. Verification
by the assessment team that the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office meets the
Commission’s state-of-the-art standards is part of a voluntary process to gain
re-accreditation, a highly prized recognition of law enforcement professional
excellence. The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office received its’ initial
accreditation in March 1994.
part of the on-site assessment, agency employees and members of the community
are invited to offer comments at a public information session held on December
6, 2016 at 6:00 p.m. The session will be
conducted in the Commissioner’s Hearing Room #1 located in the Government
Center at 100 Jefferson County Parkway, Golden, Colorado. If for some reason an individual cannot speak
at the public information session, but would still like to provide comments to
the assessment team, they can do so by telephone. To offer comments by phone, please call 303-271-5157
on December 6, 2016 between the hours of 1:00 p.m. and 2:00 p.m. Telephone
comments will be taken by the assessment team. Telephone comments as well as
appearances at the public information session are limited to 10 minutes and
must address the agency’s ability to comply with CALEA standards. Local contact is Public Affairs Director Mark
Techmeyer at 303-271-5602.
wishing to offer written comments about the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office’s
ability to meet standards for accreditation are requested to write: Commission
on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc. (CALEA), 13575 Heathcote
Boulevard, Suite 320, Gainesville, Virginia, 20155.
100 Jefferson County Parkway Golden, Colorado 80419 (303) 279-6511
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