Category Archives: Leadership

IACP Launches New Leading by Legacy Online Resource Toolkit

Smaller law enforcement agencies often face unique challenges in the law enforcement field. Frequent changes in leadership and limited access to resources are some of the most common challenges. Many smaller agencies also face difficulties in bringing adequate leadership and … Continue reading

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Homeland Security: What Does It Really Mean to the IACP?

Guest blogger: David McBath Retired Lieutenant Colonel, New York State Police; Director, North Country, New York, Crime Analysis Center; and Chair, IACP Committee on Homeland Security The true definition of “homeland security” is very elusive, and it is difficult to … Continue reading

Posted in Committees, Leadership, National Security, Police Chief magazine

New at IACP 2015 – Perspective Series

This year at IACP 2015, attendees will have access to a new feature: the IACP Perspective Series. These cutting-edge sessions will focus on the global challenges facing law enforcement and the impact these challenges have on local agencies. Each interactive … Continue reading

Posted in Annual Conference and Exposition, Conference Workshops, Cybercrime, Leadership, National Security

#WhyIWearTheBadge Wednesday – IACP Edition, Jim Baker

This post is part of our ongoing #WhyIWearTheBadge Wednesday blog series. The IACP is fortunate to have several staff members who served their communities and their country as law enforcement officers. While they no longer wear a badge, their dedication … Continue reading

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Enhancing Law Enforcement Response to Violence Against Women

The IACP National Law Enforcement Leadership Initiative on Violence Against Women, supported by the Department of Justice, Office on Violence Against Women, is pleased to announce the Enhancing Law Enforcement Response to Violence Against Women training event. This free event … Continue reading

Posted in Conference General Information, Education & Training, Leadership

#WhyIWearTheBadge Wednesday – I Wear The Badge To Lead

This post is part of our ongoing #WhyIWearTheBadge Wednesday blog series. Guest blogger: Chief John Letteney, Apex, North Carolina, Police Department and IACP State Associations of Chiefs of Police (SACOP) General Chair I, like most young recruits, originally pursued a career … Continue reading

Posted in Community-Police Relations, Leadership

IACP 2015 Leadership Track: Education for the Leaders of Today and the Leaders of Tomorrow

Those who have attended the IACP Annual Conference and Exposition in past years, will notice that there is no longer a Chief Executive Track. This track has been replaced with the Leadership Track. The Leadership Track is the primary and … Continue reading

Posted in Annual Conference and Exposition, Conference Workshops, Educational Tracks, Leadership

#WhyIWearTheBadge Wednesday – IACP Edition, Jose Mariscal

This post is part of our ongoing #WhyIWearTheBadge Wednesday blog series. The IACP is fortunate to have several staff members who served their communities and their country as law enforcement officers. While they no longer wear a badge, their dedication … Continue reading

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#WhyIWearTheBadge Wednesday – Simple Words, Strong Statements

This post is part of our ongoing #WhyIWearTheBadge Wednesday blog series. The #WhyIWearTheBadge campaign is still going strong as agencies from around the world share their reasons for wearing the badge and choosing to protect and serve their communities. So … Continue reading

Posted in Community-Police Relations, Leadership, Social Media

Three Things to Do During National Police Week

Established in 1962, National Peace Officers Memorial Day and National Police Week provides a time for the nation to come together to recognize law enforcement officers who lost their lives in the line of duty. It is also a time … Continue reading

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