Residents can comment on Washington State Patrol
October 30, 2012
The public can offer comments about the Washington State Patrol as a team of assessors examines the agency’s policy and procedures, management, operations and support services.
The team from the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies is due to arrive Nov. 5.
The public and agency personnel can offer comments to the assessors. Call 1-888-795-4483 toll free from 3:30-5:30 p.m. Nov. 5. Each telephone comment is limited to 10 minutes and must address the agency’s ability to comply with the commission’s standards. Information about the standards is available by contacting state patrol headquarters at 360-596-4141.
Residents can direct written comments to Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies Inc., 13575 Heathcote Blvd., Suite 320, Gainesville, VA 20155-6660.
The state patrol must comply with more than 450 standards in order to gain accredited and recognized status.