Office of Professional Responsibility

The Commander, Office of Professional Responsibility, directs, coordinates, and supervises the Employee & Labor Relations Unit (ELRU), Tort Claims, and the Internal Affairs Unit.

The Internal Affairs Unit conducts investigations of Force officers and civilians for alleged or suspected misconduct, violations of laws, or infractions of United Stales Park Police General Orders or directives. Investigations may be prompted from information received within the Force or from the public. The ELRU serves as a liaison between U.S. Park Police management and the Fraternal Order of Police (FOP) to ensure federal rules and regulations are followed. In addition, Employee Relations provides guidance to Force managers regarding federal employment laws and regulations.

Last updated: December 4, 2015