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Fallon police among the nation’s best

After a two-year process of assembling material, rewriting guidelines and submitting them to an exhaustive review from the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA), the Fallon Police Department can say it’s among the top 1 percent of law enforcement agencies in the U.S. Based on independent assessors’ review of Fallon’s packet and interviews with department employees and community members, CALEA awarded the FPD an advanced certification for meeting 480 requirements. Police Chief Kevin Gehman said CALEA evaluates departments on what constitutes today’s best practices for law enforcement. “We met each requirement or best practice,” Gehman said. “We spent …

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