Collaborating for Healthier Children, Stronger Families, and Safer Communities

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During the last week of October, more than 300 law enforcement officers, social workers, treatment providers, prosecuting attorneys, and other professionals from the across the country arrived in Des Moines, Iowa, for the 9th annual National Alliance for Drug Endangered Children (National DEC) conference. Read More

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The Cop Who Got Fired - Part III

When Theresa Chambers was fired from her job as Chief of the U.S. Park Police, the story made headlines across the country. After a legal battle that dragged on for 7 years, Chambers got her job back. Now back on the job for 18 months, Chambers shares the details of that dark time in her life. Read More

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Heroes Behind the Badge

Modern-day heroes who put their lives on the line, and lost, while keeping us, our families, and our communities safe and secure. Read More

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Bridging the Gap: Law Enforcement, ITRC, and the Public

In a recent (October 2012) article in Police Chief Magazine, Ed Dadisho, a sergeant for the Los Angeles Police Department, succinctly outlines some of the unique challenges Identity Theft poses for both law enforcement and the communities they serve. Read More


Policeman from 1850sDid You Know…?

That the last month of the year calls for “Firsts in Policing”!! Read More


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Director's Column

Director MelekianLast month I was in Las Vegas, Nevada, to announce the completion of an 8-month review of the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department’s (LVMPD) use of deadly force. Read More

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