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Join Us at the 2017 IACP Public Information Officer Midyear Conference

If you’re looking at your training budget for the year trying to decide the best path for professional growth, the IACP Public Information Officer (PIO) Midyear Conference co-hosted by the Aurora, Colorado, Police Department is a conference you don’t want … Continue reading

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New Publication Features Community Policing in Indian Country

November is National Native American Heritage Month, a time set aside for recognition of the significant contributions the first Americans made to the establishment and growth of the United States. This November, IACP and the COPS Office are pleased to … Continue reading

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IACP 2015 Legal Officers Section Track – An Attendee Perspective

Guest blogger: Eric Daigle, Attorney, Daigle Law Group, LLC, Connecticut The IACP Legal Officers Section is dedicated to addressing, identifying, and analyzing legal issues that affect the daily operation of law enforcement agencies. The Legal Officer Section is comprised of … Continue reading

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DRE Conference Draws Third Largest Attendance in 21-Year History

The IACP Drug Recognition Expert (DRE) Section’s Annual Training Conference on Drugs, Alcohol, and Impaired Driving convened August 10-12 in Cincinnati, Ohio, and drew more than 750 attendees from law enforcement, toxicology, prosecution, health, and other fields in impaired driving … Continue reading

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IACP 2015 Police Psychological Services Section Track – An Attendee Perspective

Guest blogger: Mark J. Kirschner, Ph.D., ABPP Board Certified Specialist in Police and Public Safety Psychology; Behavioral Health Consultants, LLC, Hamden, Connecticut Continuing education has been the lifeblood of my development as a psychologist in the law enforcement field. The … Continue reading

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IACP Committees, Sections, and Divisions – Working For You

If you follow us on Twitter, you’ve likely been seeing a lot of buzz about committee midyear meetings, section conferences, and new resources that are being released during these events. So what exactly are these groups and what do they … Continue reading

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Conference Spotlight: Public information Officers Section Track

Today we’re focusing on the Public Information Officers Section Track for the IACP 2014 Education blog series! Look for this icon on our conference website and mobile app to indicate Public Information Officers Section Track workshop. You can’t go anywhere … Continue reading

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Illinois Midsize Agencies Recap Fall Working Lunch

The IACP Midsize Agencies Section members from Illinois held their annual Fall “working lunch” meeting on August 19th at the Tinley Park Convention Center outside Chicago.  The lunch is held in conjunction with the Midwest Security & Police Expo each year. … Continue reading

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DRE Conference Draws Record-breaking Attendance in Phoenix

The IACP Drug Recognition Expert (DRE) Section’s Annual Training Conference on Drugs, Alcohol and Impaired Driving convened July 28-30 and drew more than 870 representatives from law enforcement, toxicology, prosecution, health professionals and other stakeholders in impaired driving enforcement initiatives. … Continue reading

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IACP Indian Country Section Leadership Honors Fallen Officers at the 2014 Indian Country Law Enforcement Memorial Service

Law enforcement, federal and local government representatives, families, and friends gathered on Thursday, May 1 at the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center in Artesia, New Mexico, to pay honor to fallen law enforcement officers who gave their lives in service … Continue reading

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