If politics isn't. To improve transparency, the Tallahassee Police Department makes all of its internal policies available to the public here online, expanding on its previous practice of always making policies available to the public if requested. As the second oldest nationally accredited agency in the country, TPD policies are continuously reviewed and updated to incorporate best practices in the changing field of law enforcement. As part of this, TPD analyzes national trends, internal data and community needs to ensure that it provides the highest level of service.
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