MCPA’s Critical Issues Forums

Leading important law enforcement discussions in Minnesota

Each year, the Minnesota Chiefs of Police Association (MCPA) gathers law enforcement leaders and key stakeholders to discuss some of the most timely topics in public safety. The goal is to talk about the challenges, share ideas and ultimately find solutions to some of the most pressing public safety issues in Minnesota and across the country.

In 2019, we examined law enforcement’s response to suicide calls from a legal, moral and tactical perspective. Click the logo to watch the training and take the credit validations quiz to become eligible for POST Board credit.


In 2018, we talked about the hiring crisis in law enforcement and introduced the MCPA’s Wear the Badge statewide campaign.  Click the logo to watch the training and take the credit validations quiz to become eligible for POST Board credit.

In 2017, we brought experts together to try and tackle the challenge of around responding to the increasing number of mental health related calls for service.  Click the logo to watch the training and take the credit validations quiz to become eligible for POST Board credit.