Chief Duckham  Sergeant Baker   Captain Clark

    Chief Duckham  Sergeant Baker  Captain Clark

On November 5, 2016, the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Inc. (CALEA) recognized  Ball State University Police Department for its fourth accreditation. Ball State is one of two Indiana internationally accredited campus 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 internationally, covering a wide range of up-to-date public safety initiatives, establishing and administering an accreditation process, and   recognizing professional excellence. 

Specifically, CALEA’s goals are to:

Strengthen crime prevention and control capabilities

Formalize essential management procedures  

Establish fair and nondiscriminatory personnel practices  

Improve service delivery  

Solidify inter agency cooperation and coordination.

Increase community and staff confidence in the agency.