Somerville Police Department Receives Certification

Somerville Police Accreditation Ceremony

Today is a day to celebrate with the Somerville Police Department. Thirty Years Ago, the Somerville Police Department set a goal to become certified and accredited.


Today, the Massachusetts Police Accreditation Commission, Inc. has certified the Somerville Police Department. The SPD will attend the certification ceremony in Dover along with three other police departments will also receive their initial certifications. With joy, the SPD would like to thank our sworn and civilian members who through their professionalism and to duty permeates through the ranks from Patrol Officers, civilian clerks, 911 operators, their collective efforts have made this possible. Becoming a certified police department means that the Somerville Police follows best practices, not just statewide but nationwide.