Standard: There shall be established liaison assignments for agency staff to the official law enforcement officers providing public safety and law enforcement service to the agency.
Suggested Evidence of Compliance: Provide current documentation of staff liaison assignment(s) with the law enforcement authority responsible for enforcement of laws and ordinances within the parks and recreation areas and facilities.
Informational reference in the Management of Park and Recreation Agencies, (2010), 3rd Ed., Chapter 22 – Law Enforcement and Security, p. 604.
Agency Evidence of Completion:
In order to safely and effectively operate District services and facilities and administer all applicable laws, codes, rules, and regulations, the Park District of Oak Park and the Village of Oak Park Police Department have developed a strong partnership. The designated District liaison to the Police Department is the Superintendent of Building and Grounds, Mike Grandy, as evidenced by a memo1 sent by the Park District's Executive Director to the Village of Oak Park Police Department's Deputy Chief.
Agency Self Assessment: MET