Policies, Procedures, and Training

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Policies, Procedures and Training (Penal Code §13650)- Manual Update Pending 06/05/2020

Law Enforcement Agency Public Records information as required by Penal Code §13650 (Senate Bill 978) is located on this page. Penal Code  §13650 reads:

Commencing January 1,2020, the Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training and each local law enforcement agency shall conspicuously post on their Internet Web sites all current standards, policies, practices, operating procedures, and education and training materials that would otherwise be available to the public if a request was made pursuant to the California Public Records Act (Chapter 3.5 (commencing with Section 6250) of Division 7 of Title 1 of the Government Code).

Most California Law Enforcement training is provided through the California Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) and can be accessed through the POST website link, which can be accessed here: http://www.post.ca.gov. POST Bulletin Number 2019-29, explaining the requirements of Senate Bill 978, can be accessed here: Post Bulletin Number 2019-29.

The following materials are specific to the Monterey Police Department. Files are available in Adobe PDF.