The Pleasantville Police Department will offer residents an opportunity to address the accreditation assessors assigned from the New Jersey State Association of Chiefs of Police.

The assessors will arrive Dec. 9 to examine the department’s policies, procedures, management, operations and support services. If the assessment is successful, the police department will be nationally recognized by the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies for three years.

Residents can either call or write to the NJSACOP. Phone calls can be made on Dec. 10, between 9 and 11 a.m., by dialing 609-484-3644. Comments are limited to five minutes and must address the department’s ability in relation to NJSACOP standards, which are available at the police station.

Written comments can be sent to New Jersey State Association of Chiefs of Police, Law Enforcement Accreditation Commission, Harry Delgado, One Greentree Centre, Suite 201, Marlton, N.J. 08053.

Contact Anjalee Khemlani:

609-272-7247

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