Commission Regulations and Procedures 

Effective January 1, 2022, all references to the POST Administration Manual (PAM) have been removed from Commission Regulations and Procedures. To access current Commission Regulations, please use the links below.  

The Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) Program exists under the authority of, and in compliance with, California Penal Code Sections 13503, 13506, and 13510. The POST Program is voluntary. A jurisdiction or department that desires to participate in the POST Program may apply, and if accepted, must adhere to the regulations of California Code of Regulations (CCR) Title 11, Division 2.

Additional information regarding POST Regulations may be obtained by contacting Regulations Analyst at (916) 970-4635.