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 pre-employment polygraph and psychological testing for smaller agencies across the state of Alaska.

Regulation Changes Adopted by APSC Under Review by Department of Law

Council Meetings

The Alaska Police Standards Council will hold its next meeting at 10:00 am on Tuesday, August 16, 2016 via teleconference, in Juneau. The meeting will start at 10:00 am and immediately move into Executive Session to address subjects that may tend to prejudice the reputation and character of individual(s). The Council expects to reconvene in General Session at the conclusion of the Executive Session. The General Session agenda will include the director's report, status of misconduct investigations, and other administrative matters.

Individuals or groups who wish to participate should contact the Alaska Police Standards Council office at 907-465-4378 by close of business on Thursday, August 11, 2016 in order to allow time for staff to make the necessary arrangements.”