Elizabethtown, NC 6/9/2021 – Last year, Elizabethtown officers responded to more than 4,700 requests for assistance, from criminal investigations to mental health crisis interventions to school security and animal complaints. To maintain a consistent and professional response, the department relies on comprehensive, up-to-date policies.
Recently, Elizabethtown was recognized by the Lexipol Connect program for achieving the Silver level for consistently and effectively disseminating policies to officers, issuing timely policy updates as laws change, and ensuring officers are trained on policies. Lexipol is the nation’s leading content, policy, and training platform for public safety agencies; the Connect program tracks Elizabethtown’s performance on five metrics proven to measure success in policy management.
“Policy – and regularly training on policy – is crucial to the success of the department. We are proud to be recognized by Lexipol Connect for continuously improving professionalism and safety,” says Chief Tony Parrish.
Elizabethtown’s excellence in policy and policy training enhances community safety by ensuring consistent, effective response based on national best practices.
For more information about the Elizabethtown Police Department, visit www.etownpdnc.com.