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News Image 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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News Image 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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Virginia Agencies Receive International Policing Awards

October 24, 2017 | VACP

The Roanoke Police Department, Virginia Commonwealth University Police Department, Virginia State Police, Loudoun County Sheriff's Office, and FBI-Washington Field Office all received top awards Tuesday night at the 2017 International Association of Chiefs of Police Annual Conference in Philadelphia, PA.

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Virginia Police Chiefs Recognize Twenty-Two Officers with 2017 Awards for Lifesaving

September 20, 2017 | VACP

Twenty-two Virginia public safety officers are the recipients of the 2017 Awards for Lifesaving presented by the Virginia Association of Chiefs of Police & Foundation (VACP). The awards will be announced September 19 at the VACP Annual Conference in Virginia Beach, Virginia, and awarded at a later date at ceremonies at the officers’ agencies.

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VACP Installs 2017-2018 Executive Board

September 20, 2017 | VACP

Chesapeake Chief Kelvin Wright Elected VACP President

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2017 Virginia Law Enforcement Challenge Winners Announced

September 19, 2017 | VACP

Henrico County Division of Police recognized with "Commonwealth Award" for best overall traffic safety program in Virginia in 2016; Hanover County Sheriff's Office recognized with 2016 NSA Traffic Safety Unit Award.

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Mrs. Jessica Sears Younce of Chesterfield County Recognized with 2016-17 VACP President’s Award

September 18, 2017 | VACP

Each year, the President of the Virginia Association of Chiefs of Police & Foundation (VACP) selects an individual for the President’s Award to recognize their meritorious efforts on behalf of the law enforcement profession and Virginia’s criminal justice system.

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Twelve Virginia Law Enforcement Officers Receive 2017 VACP Awards for Valor

September 18, 2017 | VACP

Officers from Chesapeake, Chesterfield County, Harrisonburg, Hopewell, Newport News, and Virginia State Police recognized for heroism.

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Herring to Announce Major Policy Proposals for Heroin & Opioid Crisis Response at VACP Conference

September 15, 2017 | VACP

On Monday, Attorney General Mark R. Herring will announce major policy proposals for Virginia's response to the heroin and opioid crisis. While addressing chiefs of police at the VACP and Foundation 2017 Annual Conference, Attorney General Herring will outline new programs and initiatives for the Commonwealth's response to the opioid epidemic.

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