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CALEA Accreditation Public Portal

The Town of DeWitt Police Department is scheduled for a site-based assessment November 6-8, 2023 as part of a program to achieve re-accreditation by verifying it meets professional standards. Administered by the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc. (CALEA®), the accreditation program requires agencies to comply with state-of-the-art standards in four basic areas: policy and procedures, administration, operations, and support services.

Access to the CALEA standards can be obtained by contacting the main line of the police department at 315-449-3640 during normal business hours for further information.

As part of the assessment, agency employees and members of the community are invited to offer comments via a public access portal located posted at: CALEA Public Access Portal. The link to the public portal can also be found on the police department’s website at

Anyone wishing to submit written comments about the town of DeWitt Police Department's ability to comply with the standards for accreditation may send them to the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement, Inc. (CALEA), 13575 Heathcote Boulevard, Suite 320, Gainesville, Virginia, 20155 or email