Criminal Justice Professionalism Division

The purpose of Criminal Justice Professionalism Services is to promote and facilitate the competency and professional conduct of criminal justice officers through a partnership with criminal justice agencies in providing entry-level and in-service officer training, criminal justice leadership development and executive training, and maintaining disciplinary procedures.

The Professionalism Division provides staff support to the Criminal Justice Standards & Training Commission, the Florida Medical Examiners Commission and the Commission for Florida Law Enforcement Accreditation.

Additionally, the Division is responsible for the Criminal Justice Executive Institute, the Leadership Center, the Florida Alcohol Testing Program, training of sworn FDLE personnel, and the Florida D.A.R.E. (Drug Abuse Resistance Education) Program.

For a more detailed description of Professionalism, see this link: Overview of the Criminal Justice Professionalism Division.

Contact Us - Check this listing and if you're still not sure who to contact, call our main number: (850) 410-8600.

Program Sections and Services
Alcohol Testing Program (ATP)

Basic Abilities Test (BAT)

Commission for Florida Accreditation (CFA)

Criminal Justice Professionalism Program Director's Office

Criminal Justice Standards & Training Commission (CJSTC)

Curriculum Development

Drug Abuse Resistance Education (D.A.R.E.)
Field Services

Florida Criminal Justice Executive Institute (FCJEI)

Florida Law Enforcement Officer's Hall of Fame 

Medical Examiners Commission (MEC)

Officer Records

Professional Compliance

Professional Development

State Officer Certification Exam (SOCE)

Trust Fund

General Information & Frequently Asked Questions