Sergeant Hyon Yi

Sergeant Hyon Yi

The Sandy Springs Police Department has received national accreditation under the Commission on the Accreditation of Law Enforcement Agencies. http://www.sandyspringspolice.org/cms/getattachment/61baf2d0-779b-413d-aaf4-1165979b5671/CALEA-LOGO_1.jpg?versionhistoryid=5493&chset=c7fff5d5-7d1e-4eef-912e-88b7d6a7f048

Commission on the Accreditation of Law Enforcement Agencies.

The purpose of CALEA’s Accreditation Programs is to improve the delivery of public safety services, primarily by: maintaining a body of standards, developed by public safety practitioners, covering a wide range of up-to-date public safety initiatives; establishing and administering an accreditation process; and recognizing professional excellence.

SSPD's goals for accreditation include:

  • Strengthen crime prevention and control capabilities;
  • Formalize essential management procedures;
  • Establish fair and nondiscriminatory personnel practices;
  • Improve service delivery;
  • Solidify interagency cooperation and coordination; and
  • Increase community and staff confidence in the agency.