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Former Dumfries police Chief Calvin Johnson dies following Dec. 1 crash

Former Dumfries police Chief Calvin Johnson dies following Dec. 1 crash

Calvin L. Johnson, the first black police officer with the Prince William Police department and a long-serving Dumfries police chief, died Dec. 18.

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Delegate Registration open for 2018 VACP Midyear Conference!

Delegate Registration open for 2018 VACP Midyear Conference!

Sign up today and join us February 26-27 in Henrico County!  Reserve your hotel room by February 1! The Exhibit Hall is now sold out!

 
 
 

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Chesterfield County Introduces Next Chief of Police

Chesterfield County Introduces Next Chief of Police

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, VA — County officials today named Jeffrey S. Katz as the county’s next chief of police, effective Jan. 2, 2018. A Florida native and 25-year veteran of law enforcement, Katz has served as the Boynton Beach, Florida, Police Department’s chief since 2013. He will be Chesterfield’s eighth police chief since the department formed in 1914.

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Harrisonburg Names Sellers Interim Police Chief

Harrisonburg Names Sellers Interim Police Chief

Harrisonburg, Va. – The city of Harrisonburg has named an interim police chief who will begin work at the Harrisonburg Police Department (HDP) this week. Starting Wednesday, November 8, Steve Sellers, interim police chief, will begin his leadership role within HPD.

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Virginia Agencies Receive International Policing Awards

Virginia Agencies Receive International Policing Awards

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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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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January 8 – March 8, 2018 Professional Executive Leadership School (PELS) - 42nd Session
University of Richmond, VA
January 24 – 26, 2018 Internal Affairs Investigators Basic Training
Glen Allen, VA
February 26 – 27, 2018 VACP Midyear Conference 2018
Henrico County, VA
March 14, 2018 DUID Training Program
Newport News, VA
March 22, 2018 DUID Training Program
Front Royal, VA
March 27 – 30, 2018 New Chiefs / Deputy Chiefs Training
Glen Allen, VA
May 14, 2018 DUID Training Program
Richmond, VA
May 16 – 18, 2018 VACLEA Summer Conference 2018
Virginia Beach, VA
May 24, 2018 DUID Training Program
Wytheville, VA
June 3 – October 3, 2018 Institute for Leadership in Changing Times (ILCT)
Roanoke, VA
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