News and Updates

2017 ETI Registration is Now Open
The 2017 conference will address a wide variety of issues including:
  • The debate on whether officers should watch body-worn camera footage before giving a formal statement following a critical incident
  • The Jacob Wetterling investigation from inception to closure
  • Boosting morale and countering the negative narrative around law enforcement.

File your candidacy for the MCPA Board of Director's Election

Serving on the board of directors is, itself, a tremendous professional development opportunity. Please note, the deadline to file is March 3, 2017

MN Chiefs release 2017 Legislative Agenda
The 2017 Legislative Agenda was developed over a period of several months with input from the state’s police chiefs, law enforcement leaders and stakeholder groups. Members of the organization’s  Legislative Committee, which is made up of public safety professionals at the municipal and state levels, discussed, vetted and prioritized the agenda.
Winter Magazine Bonus Coverage: Securing the 41st Ryder Cup

The Ryder Cup is golf’s largest tournament.  It ranks equal to the Olympics and the FIFA World Cup in attendance, worldwide viewership, and media attention; these three are the largest sporting events on the globe. 

We've moved; come visit in person and virtually

PLEASE UPDATE YOUR ADDRESS BOOK. MCPA is now located at: 803 Old Highway 8 NW New Brighton, MN 55112

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Professional Development

Executive Training Institute

April 23-26, 2017 (River's Edge Convention Center, St. Cloud)

Social Media Training

A communications force multiplier
February 23 (MCPA New Brighton Training Facility)

Officer Leadership Development

Preparing line officers to be 21st century police leaders
April 11 (Staples)

Leadership Academy

May 16-19 (Camp Ripley)

Visit MCPA's training page


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