La Crosse Police Working for Re-Accreditation - WXOW News 19 La Crosse, WI – News, Weather and Sports |

Most Viewed Content

Stories
Videos

La Crosse Police Working for Re-Accreditation

Posted:
LA CROSSE, Wisconsin (WXOW)  La Crosse police are working for re-accreditation.  The Department received accreditation in May, 1998.  La Crosse was one of the first law enforcement agencies in the state accredited by the Wisconsin Law Enforcement Accreditation Group. 

Police released a statement explaining the process.  The say ". . . it's a voluntary commitment to law enforcement excellence by maintaining compliance to a body of standards deemed essential to the protection of the life, health, safety and rights of the citizens that the La Crosse Police Department serves."

The Department will undergo an assessment April 22 through 24.  Residents can make comments during a public information session April 23 beginning at 5 PM at the Community Policing Center, 713 St. James Street, La Crosse.  You may also offer comments by calling 608-789-7252 on April 23 between the hours of 1 PM and 3 PM. 
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and WXOW. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, Terms of Service and Mobile Privacy Policy & Terms of Service.

Persons with disabilities who need assistance with issues relating to the content of this station's public inspection file should contact Administrative Assistant Theresa Wopat at 507-895-9969. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, at 888-835-5322 (TTY) or at fccinfo@fcc.gov.