Highlights

Applications for the Law Enforcement Advancing Data and Science (LEADS) program scholarship are due July 10! Selected mid-rank law enforcement officers will receive full-access to the 2015 International Association of Chiefs of Police Conference with exclusive education and networking opportunities.

Learn more and apply before July 10.

To help law enforcement address issues of race in policing, the Executive Session on Policing and Public Safety has released a suggested agenda for action, including ideas for how police leaders can work with communities and within their own departments to solve problems.

Read the full paper.

Register for Symposium

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Forensic science practitioners and researchers can now register to attend the 2015 Impression, Pattern and Trace Evidence Symposium, where they will learn about the latest developments and challenges in analyzing these types of evidence.

Register now.

Police Leadership

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As the nature of policing evolves, the role of police leadership changes. A New Perspectives in Policing paper argues that strengthening leadership skills throughout agencies supports innovative solutions to complex problems.

Read the paper.