As part of the New Jersey State Association of
Chiefs of Police accreditation process, the public is welcome to make their voices heard.
NJSACOP will be conducting a final, on-site assessment of the Maplewood Township Police Department June 4, with a public call-in the following day.
"Verification by the team that the Maplewood Township Police
Department meets the Commission’s 'best practice' standards is part of a voluntary process to achieve
accreditation, a highly prized recognition of law enforcement professional
Robert Cimino said.
The department must follow at least 100 standards of service to receive accreditation.
The public may call 973-761-7868 June 5 between the hours of 9 a.m. and 11 p.m. and are limited to up to five minutes of commentary. Comments must be about the department's capability to meet the standards set by the NJSACOP.