Florence Police Department Awarded State Re-accreditation

Published Mar 11, 2020
For Immediate Release – March 11th, 2020

Media Contacts:

Drew Griffin, City Manager – 843-665-3113 or dgriffin@cityofflorence.com
Allen Heidler, Chief of Police – 843-665-3191 or aheidler@cityofflorence.com

The City of Florence is proud to announce that the Florence Police Department was awarded state reaccreditation by the SC Law Enforcement Accreditation Council on March 6, 2020.

Chairman John Tucker and members of the South Carolina Accreditation Council presented Chief Allen Heidler, Captain Mike Brandt and Accreditation Coordinator Katie Schafer with the Florence Police Department’s 3 year state accreditation award.

State Accreditation represents a strong commitment to professional excellence. The work displayed by the City of Florence in attaining this prestigious award is indicative of strong leadership and strict adherence to standards, as well as demonstrating a commitment to professional standards in policy and practice.


2020 Award Photo - Florence PD