Professional Standards


The professional standards unit is commanded by Sgt. Richard Shine

The professional standards unit works to promote the professionalism and integrity of the Stuart Police Department. The professional services unit is responsible for conducting internal investigations, recruiting and training new officers, and through accreditation. The Stuart Police Departments Florida Accreditation is obtained through a rigorous review process set forth by the Commission for Florida Law Enforcement. The professional standards unit reports directly to Captain Derek Ortado.