Author Archives: iacpblog

Statement of IACP President Donald W. De Lucca on Recent Shootings of Police

Today, I turned on the news only to watch as more officers were targeted by violence. Yet again, we find ourselves sending thoughts and prayers to those in the law enforcement profession and their families. In just a few short … Continue reading

Posted in Breaking News, IACP, Officer Safety & Wellness

Go Big or Go Home: NYPD’s Twitter Strategy

This blog series highlights some of the top Social Media Beat posts from the last couple years. For more information about IACP’s Center for Social Media visit the project webpage. This post was originally published on Thursday, September 17, 2015. … Continue reading

Posted in Social Media, Technology

TAG – You’re It!

This blog post is part of a series highlighting best practices in community policing by police departments nationwide as part of IACP’s Community Policing: The Next Generation and Task Force on 21st Century Policing projects. The projects showcase innovative and … Continue reading

Posted in Community-Police Relations

Resources for Law Enforcement on Hate Crimes

The International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) has always taken a stand against hate crimes in any form. Through projects, committee work, advocacy efforts, and other initiatives, the IACP continues to work to support law enforcement’s efforts to prevent, … Continue reading

Posted in Human & Civil Rights, IACP

IACP and TASC Announce National Initiative to Combat the U.S. Opioid Epidemic and Mainstream Diversion Programs

The International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) and Treatment Alternatives for Safe Communities (TASC) have come together to promote an initiative to create robust alternative-to-arrest diversion programs for state, county, and local law enforcement agencies across the United States; … Continue reading

Posted in Drugs & Alcohol, IACP, Press Release

True Community Representation: The Albany Community Policing Advisory Committee

The Task Force on 21st Century Policing provides recommendations for rebuilding trust and including community stakeholders to promote a safer community for all. Some highlights include: promoting a guardianship mentality by policing from within, developing methods of communication and outreach between … Continue reading

Posted in Community-Police Relations

Abington CARES About Youth

This blog post is part of a series highlighting best practices in community policing by police departments nationwide as part of IACP’s Community Policing: The Next Generation and Task Force on 21st Century Policing projects. The projects showcase innovative and … Continue reading

Posted in Community-Police Relations

IACP and the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve

Last week, the IACP signed a Statement of Support for the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR). The Statement of Support commits the IACP to recognizing and supporting those who serve in the National Guard and reserves, providing … Continue reading

Posted in IACP, Leadership

Getting the Most Out of Police Chief Online

While visiting the Police Chief magazine website to read our weekly bonus articles, take a few minutes to check out the site’s other features and resources. View the article guidelines and the editorial calendar. If you are interested in contributing, … Continue reading

Posted in Police Chief magazine

Necessity of Criminal Justice System Partnerships to Address Violent Offenders and Enhance Officer Safety

This blog post is one in a series related to IACP President De Lucca’s Task Force to Address Global Violence Against the Police. The necessity of leveraging interagency resources and increasing partnerships to effectively address the most violent offenders is … Continue reading

Posted in Crime and Violence, Officer Safety & Wellness | Tagged