Office of Professional Standards
The office accomplishes its mission by recruiting the best, most qualified for the job, promoting quality education and training, optimizing information technology and integrating it into the department's systems and processes and applying state of the art equipment focused on comprehensive, multi-agency networks focused collaboration, communication and cooperation. The results are unbiased, uncompromising and reflect the highest professional standard.
OPS consists of five units: Internal Investigations Unit, Offender Affairs/Ombudsman Unit, Intelligence Unit, Compliance Unit and the Apprehension Unit. The PREA (Prison Rape Elimination Act) Unit also falls under OPS and serves as the agency's liaison regarding all PREA-related issues within our facilities.
- Criminal Intelligence Unit
- Digital Forensics
- Financial Investigations
- Special Investigations
- Polygraph Services
- Security Threat Groups (Gangs)
- Administrative Investigations
- Inmate Concerns
- Ombudsman Unit
- Accreditation (ACA - American Correctional Association)
- ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act)
- Policy Administration
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