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Policy & Procedures

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In compliance with the Maryland Police Training and Standards Commission, the following documents are included in the Cecil County Sheriff's Office Policy and Procedures Manual:

Securus Inmate Telecommunication System Guidelines for Submitting Physical Evidence Handling and Disposition of Property Child Physical/Sexual Abuse Investigation
App. 1 Mission Statement 
App. 2 Sheriff's Forward 
App. 3 Deputy Oath of Office 
App. 4  Definitions 
1 Unbiased Law Enforcement 
2 Code of Conduct
3 Criminal Chapter

   Sec. I

Amber Alert Plan
   Sec. II Yellow Alert Plan
   Sec. III  Silver Alert Plan
   Sec. IV Missing Persons
   Sec. V  Jane Doe Program 
   Sec. VI  Vehicle Search 
   Sec. VIII Polygraph Policy 
   Sec. IX Freedom of Association & Assembly Protection
   Sec. X 
Investigative Working Funds & Expenditures
   Sec. XV Criminal Citations
   Sec. XVI Eyewitness Identification
4 Vehicle Pursuit Policy
   Sec. II Emergency Vehicle Operation
5 Personnel Chapter
   Sec. I Personnel Changes in Information
   Sec. II Training
   Sec. III Promotional Process
   Sec. IV Sick Leave
   Sec. V  Awards and Commendations
   Sec. VI Critical Incidents Involving Agency Employee
   Sec. VII  Substance Alcohol Abuse Policy Zero Tolerance
   Sec. IX Discrimination-Harassment Policy
   Sec. X Agency Chaplin Program
6 Agency Vehicles
7 Firearms Chapter
   Sec. I Firearms Policy Section I Pages 1-7
   Sec. II Firearms Policy Section II Pages 1-2
   Sec. III Firearms Policy Section III Pages 1-2
   Sec. IV Firearms Policy Section IV Pages 1-2
   Sec. V Taser Use
   Sec. VI Use of Force
   Sec. VII Exposure to Blood Borne Pathogens
8 Public Information
9 Prison Rape Elimination Act - PREA
   - Addendum 1 PREA Response Plan
10 Canine Policy
11 Hate Bias Incident Investigations
12 Sexual Offender Registration
13 Civil Process
14 Authority and Jurisdiction
15 Administration of Nasal Naloxone
16 Employee Performance Evaluation (EPE)
17 Prescription Drug Drop Box Program
18 Handling and Disposition of Property
19  Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems 
21 Inspections, Facts and Inference Book 
22 Patrol 
23 Domestic Violence 
24 Patrol and Property Checks 
25 Social Media
26 Mobile Data Terminals (MDT) 
27 Communications
28 Disasters, Civil, Disturbances & Mass Arrest
29 Secondary Employment
30 Written Directives 
32 LEOSA - Certification for Retired Deputies
33 Automated External Defibrillators (AED)
34 Civilian Volunteer Program
35 Public Fingerprint Processing
36  Community Policing Policy 
37 Traffic
   Sec. I Traffic Enforcement
   Sec. II Traffic Collision Investigations
38 Records Retention
39  Evictions 
41 School Resource Deputies
43 District Court Teleconferencing Policy
44 Automatic License Plate Readers (ALPR)
45 Guidelines for Submitting Physical Evidence
46 Uniforms and Personal Appearance
48 Crimes of Sexual Violence
50 Light Duty Policy
51 Extreme Risk Protective Order
52 Protective and Peace Orders
53 Motor Vehicle Collision Without Injury
57 Sexual Assault Investigations
62 Response Guidelines for Animal Complaints
65 Child Physical/Sexual Abuse Investigation
66 Internal and External Internet Policy
67 Loss/Damaged Equipment
70 Investigation Caseload Ledger
71 Sheriff's Office Identification Cards
72 Traffic Offenses Involving Alcohol and Drugs

CCSO Policy & Procedure Manual Table of Contents

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