Police Department receives 6th state accreditation award
Boca Raton, FL - On Tuesday April 25, 2012 during the City Council meeting, the Boca Raton Police Services Department received its sixth accreditation certificate award from the Commission for Florida Law Enforcement Accreditation (CFA). CFA Executive Director Lori Mizell traveled to Boca Raton to deliver the reaccreditation award to Chief Daniel C. Alexander and Mayor Susan Whelchel.
In receiving this award, the Department demonstrated, once again, it has met or exceeded 262 law enforcement professional standards set by the CFA. This certificate also included the Excelsior Agency distinction; an honor which is limited to agencies that have demonstrated an unwavering commitment to accreditation standards and have earned at least five unconditional reaccreditation awards.
The Boca Raton Police Services Department has been nationally accredited since 1989 and state accredited since 1997. During this time, the Department has received the Meritorious, Flagship, Accreditation with Excellence, and the Excelsior Agency distinctions.
(Chief Alexander, Mayor Whelchel, Exec. Dir. Lori Mizell)