Compliments & Concerns


Everyone enjoys receiving recognition for their efforts and there is no question that most of the 140 employees of the Lafayette Police Department are doing an outstanding job in our fast growing city. We realize that many of our residents would like to know how to compliment our employees for a job well done.

Ways to Send a Compliment

Compliments and Commendations, either verbal or written, are 1 of the best ways to let our employees know that you appreciate their good work and extraordinary customer service. A commendation for an employee of the Lafayette Police Department is most often sent to the Chief of Police. You may also advise the employee's supervisor or Commanding Officer. Your compliments may be made:
  • By email
  • By phone
  • Fax
  • In person
  • Informal note
  • Letter

Reasons For Commendation

A compliment or commendation may address any event that you feel demonstrates any effort on the part of the employee that deserves special recognition. This may include such acts as:
  • Significant life saving measures
  • Unusual courtesy or compassion
  • Other extraordinary acts

Received Commendations

All compliments and commendations are formally documented and the effected employees and their supervisors will be notified.