DeKalb County Police Department Seeks Reaccreditation

Dekalb County

To achieve reaccreditation from the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies Inc. (CALEA), the DeKalb County Police Department will have two public information sessions, during which employees and members of the community are encouraged to offer comments.

The first session, which is scheduled for Oct. 19 at 3:30 p.m., will be a virtual onsite assessment. The session will be conducted via Zoom at No pre-registration is required.

A second session, which will be conducted via phone, is scheduled on Oct. 20, from

1 to 3 p.m. Comments can be made by calling 770-724-7498.

CALEA’s accreditation program requires agencies to comply with state-of-the-art nationally accepted standards in four basic areas: policy and procedures, administration, operations, and support services.

For additional guidelines, please see the attached public notice.