The Illinois State Police begin a re-accreditation assessment next week. ISP is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies. It agency evaluates policies and procedures, management, operations, and support services.
As part of the process community residents are asked to call Sunday the 14th between 3 and 5 PM to share concerns or praises for the department. Comments are limited to 10 minutes and should address the accreditation standards. In order to receive the re-accreditation the ISP will have to meet more than 350 standards. The ISP received its first accreditation about 27 years ago.
This is the seventh time the ISP has been through the accreditation process. The agency goes before the commission this summer