Alaska Police Standards Council


To produce and maintain a highly trained and positively motivated professional, capable of meeting contemporary law enforcement standards of performance.

Core Services

  • In cases of misconduct by a certified police officer, make a determination whether certification should be revoked.
  • Monitor compliance with current regulations and legislation.
  • Develop, monitor, and revise law enforcement training.
  • Assist academies and departments with funding for academy training.
  • Fund specialized and advanced training for departments.
  • Determine certification eligibility for all police, probation, and correctional officers and issue appropriate level of certificate.
  • Provide smaller agencies across Alaska with assistance in obtaining pre-employment polygraph and psychological testing for officers.

Notice of Proposed Changes in Police, Probation, Parole, Corrections, and Municipal Corrections Officers Standards in the Regulations of the Alaska Police Standards Council

Council Meetings

The Alaska Police Standards Council will hold its 125th General meeting at 8:00 am on Wednesday, March 29, 2017 at the Anchorage Police Department Training Center, 3760 W. Dimond Blvd, Anchorage. The meeting will open at 8 am and immediately move into the Executive Session. The General Meeting will reconvene approximately at 10 am. The agenda will include the director's report, status of misconduct investigations, and other administrative matters.

Individuals or groups with disabilities who require specific accommodations or alternative communication formats in order to participate, should contact the Alaska Police Standards Council office at 907-465-4378 by close of business on Monday, March 20, 2017 in order to allow time for staff to make the necessary arrangements.