Division of Professional Standards, Training & Assessment

Lt. G.E. "Ned" Watson

The Office of Professional Standards & Assessment is commanded by Lt. G.E. "Ned" Watson. This division develops and maintains the department's certification programs. Furthermore, this division also develops and conducts programs to train police department employees on the department's Written Directive System and other topics as ordered by the Chief of Police. This division also coordinates the Rape Aggression Defense (RAD) Program, and other programming about campus safety and security for the university community. The Office of Professional Standards & Training has nationally and state trained instructors that are ready serve the university community to provide a wide variety of programming in safety and protection.