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Two ETI sessions now FREE online (POST credits available)
To ensure more MCPA members and their staffs can access the Association's high quality professional development opportunities, we're proudly launching ETI Online Mini-conference, thanks in part to our exclusive sponsor Schedule Anywhere.

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Lessons Learned from the Advanced CLEO and Command Academy 2017 Cohort 

25 law enforcement leaders from across Minnesota worked together to address some of the biggest challenges facing the policing profession today. Click here to see the students' reports and research.  

 Agencies Honored for Excellence in Innovation

MCPA recently awarded the Plymouth PD for its approach to wellness. Wyoming PD was recognized for community engagement through social media strategy. Honorable mentions went to Albert Lea for partnerships with business owners to prevent retail theft and Eveleth for helping older citizens with special needs live more independently.

No Chief should ever be alone in a time of need

Learn more about MCPA's Peer Support and Outreach System and sign up for a training.

MN Chiefs 2017 Legislative Accomplishments

Two of the Association’s main legislative issues were increasing the reimbursement for police training and increasing criminal penalties on individuals impersonating a peace officer. 

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Professional Development

CLEO and Command Academy
October 17 - 20, 2017 | Camp Ripley

Police and the Press Media Training

November 2, 2017 | Anoka

Leadership Academy
December 5 - 8, 2017 | Camp Ripley

Executive Training Institute
April 22 - 25, 2018 | Duluth

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