Thursday, November 15, 2012
The Summerville Police Department is scheduled for an on-site assessment during the week of November 27-28, 2012; as part of a program to achieve state accreditation by verifying it meets professional standards.
Administered by the South Carolina Law Enforcement Accreditation, Inc., the accreditation program requires agencies to comply with state-of-the-art standards in four basic areas: policy and procedures, administration, operations, and support services.
As part of the on-site assessment, agency employees and members of the community are invited to give comments and / or suggestions to:
Chief Bruce E. Owens or Lt James M Bateman
Summerville Police Department
300 West 2nd North Street
Summerville, SC 29483-6538
Anyone wishing to submit written comments about the Summerville Police Department’s ability to comply with the standards for accreditation may send them to:
South Carolina Law Enforcement Accreditation, Inc.
c/o South Carolina Sheriff’s Association
ATTN: SCLEA Program Administrator
112 Westpark Boulevard
Columbia, SC 29210
Summerville Journal Scene is pleased to offer readers the enhanced ability to comment on stories. We expect our readers to engage in lively, yet civil discourse. We do not edit user submitted statements and we cannot promise that readers will not occasionally find offensive or inaccurate comments posted in the comments area. Responsibility for the statements posted lies with the person submitting the comment, not Summerville Journal Scene.