The Professional Standards Division was established as a separate entity in the year 2001. The Professional Standards Division is responsible for all investigations relative to citizen complaints, as well as internal matters involving officer disputes.
Additionally, the Professional Standards Division conducts:
- Comprehensive background checks on all prospective employees, both sworn personnel and civilian.
- Conduct investigations into liquor law violations and cases that may involve special matters such as the investigation into the operation of the License Commission.
- Conducts various assignments at the Chief's discretion.