Meet the New

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Where can you go if you’re a veteran looking for a job that will leverage your hard-won skills? Who can you talk to and find out first-hand what the day-to-day life of a police officer is like? How do you, as an employer, reach a pool of qualified candidates to recruit the best and brightest to advance community policing in your agency?
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Women in Law Enforcement

Gender inequality is still a defining aspect of law enforcement, even in today’s world of slowly increasing employment fairness. Read More

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Leadership Strategies: Engaging the Community in the Absence of a Crisis

The COPS Office and Not In Our Town have joined forces to create new tools to help law enforcement and community partners work together to prevent hate crimes, improve hate crime reporting, and address underlying tensions that can lead to violence. Read More

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Honoring the Fallen: National Police Week

Every May in Washington, D.C., the COPS Office actively participates in honoring the memory of the men and women of law enforcement who have given their lives while performing their duties. Read More