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ADVANCED CLEO and Command Academy

Congratulations to the 25 law enforcement leaders attending the Association's inaugural Advanced CLEO and Command Academy, designed to address
Minnesota's  21st century public safety challenges.

Topics include: Community Policing, implementing body cameras, organizational change, officer wellness

We've moved; come visit in person and virtually
We changed our address this week and, at the the same time, changed the way we’ll be doing business.

803 Old Highway 8 NW New Brighton, MN 55112


Register for Officer Leadership Development (October 11)
This one-day training will prepare line officers for the leadership challenges of 21st Century Policing. Classes include: psychology of supervision, supervisory communications, post promotion actions, and the value of mentorship.

Excellence in Innovation Awards
At ETI 2016 MCPA recognized several departments for their innovative ideas to improve public safety services. Learn more about their ideas.  

President's Task Force on 21st Century Policing Report
"The Task Force recommendations provide meaningful solutions to help law enforcement agencies and communities strengthen trust and collaboration, while ushering the nation into the next phase of community-focused policing."

VIDEO: Watch ETI 2016 in review

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Professional Development

Register for Officer Leadership Development

This one-day training will prepare line officers for the leadership challenges of 21st Century Policing.

Leadership Academy

2016 schedule now posted, learn more

Crisis Intervention and De-escalation

August 4, Staples, MN (Free)
Click here for more information and to register

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