The Value of Attending IACP 2012
World class education: Being a professional means keeping on top of the best available educational resources at your disposal, and IACP 2012 can provide a single location for some of the best education in the world.
Networking opportunities: IACP provides unparalleled opportunities to connect with friends and colleagues. Whether meeting in the exhibit hall, attending workshops together, or attending IACP's Host Chief's Night, you will be able to expand and strengthen your network of colleauges.
Access to the latest technology, products and services in law enforecment: With over 750 exhibiting companies, there is no other place than IACP 2012 to find solutions to such varied issues within law enforcement.
Year-round opportunity: IACP continues the excitement of the annual conference and provides access to the benefits of membership year-round.
Value of IACP Membership
Long-standing leader: IACP takes on the most pressing issues in law enforcement head-on. We are not afraid to talk about perceived mistakes and hot-topic news issues. Our history speaks for itself.
Commitment to ethical standards: As part of IACP’s strategic plan, we work to enhance and foster ethical behavior and professional performance on the part of all law enforcement officers and provide our membership with the tools and information necessary to increase the public’s trust in law enforcement agencies and the criminal justice system.
Professional development opportunities that cover various topics of interest to our profession. Whether it’s IACP training, conferences, leadership tools, or executive searches, membership in IACP means access to continuing education and development.
A built-in network of thousands of colleagues, researchers, and leaders in law enforcement thought IACP’s divisions, sections, and committees.
Raising the image of law enforcement professionals through accountability. IACP management surveys aim to determine the degree to which a department is properly accountable, is operating cost-effectively, complies with professional police standards, and satisfies the crime control and service requirements of the citizens it serves.
Thousands of pages of online resources available at your fingertips, 24 hours a day, seven days a week at www.theiacp.org. IACP’s robust Web site provides every member with instant access to up-to-date information on hundreds of topics. IACP’s Web site is constantly updated and new materials are added every day.
A solid foundation. The beginning of any new police chief's administration can be crucial to achieving a successful transition and to building important relationships within the new agency and the community. IACP provides training, resources, and mentoring services to new chiefs to ensure success.
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