CALEA Standards of Excellence Agency
The primary objective of the MARTA Police Accreditation Department is to assist in the agencies pursuit of excellence in law enforcement. The Accreditation Manager ensures that all policies and procedures conform to the most up-to-date law enforcement standards through our general orders and written directives. The department standards focus upon departmental policies, and operational procedures such as police training, use of force, emergency preparedness, and accountability. In addition, the accreditation department ensures that all Police operations adhere to the rules and regulations governed by its accreditation authority; the Commission and Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA), and Georgia Association of Chiefs of Police.
Another responsibility of the Accreditation Manager is the duty of the Special Project Coordinator. In this role, the Special Project Coordinator assists other units in MARTA Police and the authority of MARTA with various work assignments. Project coordinators juggle a combination of responsibilities, including communication and schedule management, coordinating, and assisting project team members with their projects.