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Contact:  Eva Malecki, Communications Director

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July 25, 2017 Press Release

Assessors from the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc. (CALEA), will meet with representatives from the United States Capitol Police (USCP) to evaluate the Department’s policies, procedures, operations, and administrative management services as it pertains to applicable CALEA standards.  The assessment will take place July 30 – August 2, 2017. 

July 19, 2017 Press Release

On July 19, 2017, beginning at approximately 2:15 p.m., the United States Capitol Police (USCP) responded to 45 locations in the Senate Office Buildings for reported demonstration activity. 

After officers arrived at the numerous scenes, they warned the demonstrators to cease and desist with their unlawful demonstration activities.