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Call for Pilot Sites: National Vicarious Trauma Toolkit

An Evidence-based Approach to Understanding and Addressing Vicarious Trauma in Law Enforcement Officers, Firefighters, and Victim Assistance and Emergency Medical Services Providers  Northeastern University (Boston, MA), in collaboration with IACP and other partners, is seeking pilot sites to participate in … Continue reading

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The Importance of Physical Well-Being to Law Enforcement

Over the past month, we have been exploring the GALLUP/Healthways Well-Being 5 as they pertain to the law enforcement field. The fifth and final element examines the importance of physical well-being. This refers to having good overall health and a … Continue reading

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Upcoming Violence Against Women Crimes Training in Ohio

In March 2014, the IACP’s National Law Enforcement Leadership Initiative on Violence Against Women will be holding the Ohio Law Enforcement Leadership Institute on Violence Against Women in Columbus, Ohio. With support from the Department of Justice, Office on Violence … Continue reading

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IACP Receives Award for Work on Pretrial Reform

On September 16, 2013, the IACP was honored to receive the Partnership Award from the National Association of Pretrial Services Agencies (NAPSA) during their annual conference in Orlando, Florida. On hand to receive the award for the IACP was Immediate … Continue reading

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Sexual Assault Cases: A Trauma-Informed Response

According to the Department of Justice, National Crime Victimization Survey: 2006-2010, 1 in 5 women and 1 in 71 men in the United States will experience sexual violence in their lifetime. For most of us, these numbers are shocking. What’s … Continue reading

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IACP Launches New Alzheimer’s Training Video

The Alzheimer’s Initiatives Program has announced the release of a new training video: Responding to People with Alzheimer’s Disease: Best Practices for Law Enforcement. Four departments, from across the country, volunteered their officers and resources for the production of the … Continue reading

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Upcoming Violence Against Women Crimes Training in Savannah

This September and November, the IACP’s National Law Enforcement Leadership Initiative on Violence Against Women will be holding two comprehensive training events in Savannah, Georgia. With support from the Department of Justice, Office on Violence Against Women, these transformative opportunities … Continue reading

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IACP Partners With New Orleans Police Department to Improve Juvenile Interview and Interrogation

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The IACP conducted the training workshop, “Introduction to Juvenile Interview and Interrogation Techniques,” in New Orleans, Louisiana on Tuesday and Wednesday, June 25 and 26, 2013. The event is part of IACP’s Improving Law Enforcement Responses to Youth Training and … Continue reading

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Sexual Assault Policy Training in North Dakota

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In mid-May, the IACP’s National Law Enforcement Leadership Initiative on Violence Against Women, in collaboration with the North Dakota Council on Abused Women’s Services (CAWS), traveled to Dickinson, Stanley, and Minot, North Dakota to facilitate several multidisciplinary training events on … Continue reading

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IACP & Partners Expand the Reach of Violence Against Women Crimes Training

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This March and April, the IACP’s National Law Enforcement Leadership Initiative on Violence Against Women partnered with the Illinois Law Enforcement Training and Standards Board Executive Institute (ILETSB) to conduct two regional trainings focused on assisting law enforcement in developing … Continue reading

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