Professional Standards

Professional Standards Division

Willie Hinton Neighborhood Resource Center
3805 West 12th Street, Suite 206
Little Rock, AR 72204


Professional Standards Division


Major Cody Miller
(501) 918-4275

The Professional Standards Division is under the command of Major Cody Miller, who reports to the Assistant Chief of Police – Executive Bureau.

Major Cody Miller is a Central Arkansas native graduating from Cabot High School in 2004.  He began his law enforcement career in 2008 after graduating from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock with a bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice.

As a patrol officer, he was assigned to the Northwest Division where he served as a Field Training Officer before transferring to the Major Crimes Division in 2013 as a Violent Crimes Unit Detective.  He was promoted to the rank of Sergeant in 2014.  As a Sergeant, he worked in all patrol divisions, the Headquarters Division as the Property Room Sergeant and Training Division as the Recruit Training Sergeant.  He was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant in 2018.  As a Lieutenant, he was assigned to the 12th Street Station as a watch commander and served as the River Market Unit Commander from 2019 to 2022.  Major Miller was promoted to the rank of Major in February 2022.

Major Miller has obtained several law enforcement certifications and has attended several executive level leadership courses.  He has received numerous civilian and supervisor commendations, Officer of the Month award and a Police Unit Commendation award.  Major Miller is married and has two kids.


Internal Affairs Section 

The Little Rock Police Department is committed to upholding the public trust by conducting unbiased and thorough internal investigations of alleged employee misconduct, while ensuring all persons involved are treated with respect. More


Freedom of Information Act Requests

The Arkansas Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requires that all public records not subject to an exemption from the FOIA be made available immediately upon request, unless the records are in active use or in storage.  FOIA requests can be made by contacting the Public Affairs Office at (501) 371-4678 or (501) 918-5330; or by fax at (501) 371-4892. 

For a FOIA request form click here.


Accreditation Section

The Accreditation Section is under the direction of a Sergeant and is responsible for the management and distribution of departmental directives, coordinates and assists in announced and unannounced inspections of all departmental components to ensure compliance with all standards mandated by the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc. (C.A.L.E.A.), ensures that all C.A.L.E.A. compliance files are up-to-date, serves as a liaison to C.A.L.E.A. for all accreditation matters, and provides assistance to all Departmental units to ensure clarification and continued compliance with C.A.L.E.A. standards. In addition, the Unit maintains and assists staff in the research, development, and preparation of new and/or revised departmental orders and forms, assists in the identification of new programs, policy and procedures or acquisition of equipment to improve the performance of the department in compliance with applicable standards, and serves as a management tool to the Chief of Police by conducting comprehensive review and analysis of departmental operations, procedures, personnel and facilities.