The Professional Standards Unit provides a variety of services for the department, including:
Internal affairs investigations
Oversight of fiscal management
How to File a Complaint or Commendation
If you feel you have been treated improperly by a Police Department employee, or if you have a significant concern regarding the actions of a Police Department employee, please call, write, email, or visit.
If you have been assisted by a Police Department employee and wish to praise or commend the employee, please contact the Chief of Police by calling, writing, emailing, or visiting.
The police department is committed to providing citizens of Archdale with the best law enforcement services possible. In order to accomplish this, the department provides comprehensive training for all personnel. The department has six Certified Law Enforcement Instructors who teach in-service classes on a variety of topics including:
Drugs that Impair Driving
DWI Standardized Field Sobriety Testing
Use of Force
In addition, the department sends personnel to several area community colleges and the North Carolina Justice Academy to receive training in other areas of law enforcement including: