The Goffstown Police Department is an internationally accredited agency.The Commission on Accreditation of Law  Enforcement Agencies (CALEA) awarded re-accreditation status to our agency in July 2012. CALEA has established standards designed to prevent and control  crime, increase agency effectiveness and efficiency, increase cooperation and  coordination with other agencies, and to increase citizen and employee  confidence in the goals, objectives, policies and practices of the agency. CALEA  assessors monitor the level of compliance of the Goffstown Police Department  every 3 years.

The Goffstown Police Department was awarded its 8th Certificate of Advanced Meritorious Accreditation from CALEA Read the Full Report

Communication Supervisor Michelle Provencher is the department’s accreditation manager and  an assessor for CALEA as well as NNEPAC.

If you have questions regarding accreditation you can contact  Michelle Provencher at