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CALEA Confirms LPSO Enforcement Division Accreditation

Thursday, August 6, 2015

Letter from CALEA (Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies) announces that the Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Office has for a fifth consecutive time been awarded CALEA Law Enforcement Accreditation. The included photo taken at the awards banquet in Colorado Springs, CO shows LPSO employees from left, Ladasha Arceneaux-CALEA Assistant; Melissa Lerille-CALEA Manager; Suzanne Eason-Sheriff Neustrom’s Secretary; and Captain Randy Mata-Training and Professional Standards. LPSO holds seven national accreditations making it one of a handful of law enforcement agencies in the nation to do so. Thanks to all of our deputies and staff for making that possible.

Julio Naudin