Category Archives: Crime and Violence

New Resources on Officer Safety and Violence Against Police

IACP President De Lucca’s Task Force to Address Global Violence Against Law Enforcement is pleased to release the resources below. Read more about the work of President De Lucca’s task force in this IACP blog series and in this Law … Continue reading

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Violence Against the Police – the Perspective of Community Members

This blog post is part of a series discussing the work of IACP President De Lucca’s Task Force to Global Address Violence Against Law Enforcement In March 2017, as part of IACP President De Lucca’s Task Force to Address Global … Continue reading

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Identifying Threats Violence Against Police – the Importance of Social Media and Community-Police Relations

This blog post is one in a series related to IACP President De Lucca’s Task Force to Address Global Violence Against the Police. As targeted attacks against police continue to represent a significant threat to law enforcement, it is important … Continue reading

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Statement of IACP President Donald W. De Lucca on Weekend’s Deadly Attacks

Yet again, this weekend brought devastation, tragedy, and fear to our communities. Our deepest sympathies are with the victims, their families, and the communities of Marseille, France; Edmonton, Canada; and Las Vegas, United States. Whether a knife, vehicle, or gun, … Continue reading

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Violence Against the Police – the Mid-Rank Officers’ Perspective

Earlier this year, as part of IACP President De Lucca’s Task Force to Address Global Violence Against Law Enforcement, IACP hosted a focus group with mid-rank officers from agencies around the Washington DC metropolitan area to get their perspectives on … Continue reading

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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

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Violence Against the Police – the Line Officers’ Perspective

In February 2017, as part of IACP President De Lucca’s Task Force to Address Global Violence Against Law Enforcement, IACP hosted a focus group with line officers to get their perspectives. The group consisted of 21 officers and first-line supervisors, … Continue reading

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New Roll Call Videos on Eyewitness Identification

IACP has released a new, five-video series on eyewitness identification to provide training for officers during roll call. The techniques featured in the videos are based on the IACP model policy, as well as the recommendations of the National Academy … Continue reading

Posted in Crime and Violence, Education & Training, Investigations