As part of the fourth re-accreditation of the Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Office there will be a public meeting for comments tonight.

Since Monday, the Sheriff's Office has been taking part in the re-accreditation process by the Commission on Accreditation on Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc.

The Commission says there at four areas that they are looking at including:

  • Policy & Procedure
  • Administration
  • Law Enforcement Operation
  • Support Services

The public information session will be held tonight, Tuesday, April 14 starting at 6:00 p.m. at the Public Safety Complex at 1825 West Willow Street.

Comments are limited to ten minutes and must focus on the office's abitlity to comply with the commission's standards.

For more information about the re-accreditation you can call the Accreditation Office at 337-236-5864.