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Governor Northam Issues Proclamation Designating 2018 Virginia Police Week

Governor Northam Issues Proclamation Recognizing 2018 Virginia Police Week

Governor Ralph Northam has issued a proclamation declaring May 13 – 19, 2018, as Virginia Police Week, and May 15 as Peace Officers Memorial Day in the Commonwealth.

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Capitol Police Reaccredited by VLEPSC

Capitol Police Reaccredited by VLEPSC

The Virginia Division of Capitol Police was reaccredited Wednesday for another four years by the Virginia Law Enforcement Professional Standards Commission (VLEPSC).

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Nominations Sought for 2018 VACP Awards for Valor, Lifesaving & Outstanding Contribution to LE

Nominations for 2018 VACP Awards Due June 8, 2018!

Please take the time to nominate your deserving officers or citizens for the 2018 VACP Awards for Valor, Lifesaving and Outstanding Contribution to Law Enforcement. An officer or citizen's actions need only have occurred prior to the nomination deadline to be eligible for nomination by a VACP member. (In other words, they are not limited to the 2017 calendar year.)

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Announcing VACP’s Public Safety & Justice Portal!

Announcing VACP’s Public Safety & Justice Portal!

Welcome to a new age of communication. On behalf of the VACP, Cisco Systems and CDW-G, we are pleased to announce a new Association-sponsored program that will allow law enforcement, public safety, and other justice agencies to easily acquire, deploy, and communicate using SECURE video and telepresence technologies.

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Be a role model: buckle up

Be a role model: buckle up

Virginia’s 2013 observed seat belt use rate is 79.7 percent. This number is helping to save lives on our roadways – but it could be higher, saving even more lives. We want to make sure both our motorists AND our officers are buckling up on every ride, in every vehicle. DMV’s Virginia Highway Safety Office (VAHSO), the Virginia Association of…

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Upcoming Activities
June 3 – October 3, 2018 Institute for Leadership in Changing Times (ILCT)
Roanoke, VA
June 17 – 29, 2018 2018 Summer D.A.R.E. Officer Training (DOT)
Salem, VA
June 28, 2018 DUID Training Program
Fredericksburg, VA
July 30, 2018 VACP Captain’s Choice Golf Tournament
Williamsburg, VA
July 30 – August 2, 2018 You Have Options Program Introductory Session
Newport News, VA
July 30 – 31, 2018 Introduction to the Forensic Experiential Trauma Interview (FETI)
Newport News, VA
September 9 – 12, 2018 2018 VACP Annual Training Conference
Roanoke, VA
September 17 – November 15, 2018 Professional Executive Leadership School (PELS) - 43rd Session
University of Richmond, VA
October 6 – 9, 2018 125th Annual IACP Conference
Orlando, FL
November 27 – 30, 2018 First Line Supervisors Training
Glen Allen, VA
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