PA Capitol Police Seek Public Comments on Quality of Service

Mar 14, 2016, 15:38 ET from Pennsylvania Capitol Police Department

HARRISBURG, Pa., March 14, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Wednesday, March 23, 2016 the public is invited to comment on the ability of the Pennsylvania Capitol Police to provide quality services. The public comment period is part of the department's reaccreditation process through the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, or CALEA.

Members of the public can call 717-705-0503 during the hours of 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. to speak with members of CALEA's on-site assessment team. A walk-in public information session will be held on March 23, 2016 at 3:30 p.m. in the Capitol Police Conference Room, Suite 70E, Capitol East Wing, to speak directly with CALEA staff.

All phone and walk-in comments are limited to 10 minutes and must address the department's ability to comply with commission standards.

Written comments on Capitol Police services can be mailed to CALEA, 13575 Heathcote Blvd., Suite 320, Gainesville, Virginia 20155.

The Pennsylvania Capitol Police Department received its initial accreditation in 2007, and was reaccredited in 2010 and 2013. CALEA will be conducting an on-site reassessment to determine whether the department will remain in compliance with the commission's standards regarding operations, policies and procedures, administrative and support services.

Questions regarding the accreditation program can be directed to Corporal Greg Budman, Capitol Police's Accreditation Manager, at 717-787-9636 or CALEA at 703-352-4225.

CONTACT: Troy Thompson


SOURCE Pennsylvania Capitol Police Department