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Albemarle County Announces Hiring of Police Chief

Albemarle County Announces Hiring of Chief of Police

Albemarle County has named Ron Lantz as Chief of Police effective June 1, 2016. Currently, Major Lantz serves as Albemarle’s Deputy Chief of Police where, since 2012, he has assisted the Chief of Police in planning and directing the many activities of the Albemarle County Police Department including providing supervision for 115 of the 129 sworn officers in the functional…

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Charlottesville poised to hire first black police chief

Charlottesville poised to hire first black police chief

In a news release Tuesday, City Manager Maurice Jones announced his recommendation of Col. Alfred S. Thomas Jr. for the city’s next police chief. Currently chief of the Lexington Police Department, Thomas will be Charlottesville’s first black police chief.

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New Altavista police chief is ready to get his hands dirty

New Altavista police chief is ready to get his hands dirty

Altavista Police Chief Michael Milnor has a lofty goal for this year.

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Cardounel named Henrico Police Chief

Cardounel named Henrico Police Chief

Henrico County Manager John A. Vithoulkas announces the appointment of Henrico Police Maj. Humberto “Hum” Cardounel Jr. as police chief, effective April 15.

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Public Shows Strong Support for Public Safety Agencies in Virginia

Public Shows Strong Support for Public Safety Agencies in Virginia

Virginia Law Enforcement Deemed to be Fair and Equitable to Citizens, Prepared to Handle Natural Disasters and Emergencies, Not As Prepared to Combat Terrorism in the Commonwealth

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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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Norfolk, VA
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Richmond, VA
June 7 – 10, 2016 VACLEA Summer Conference 2016
Virginia Beach, VA
June 22 – 23, 2016 Heroin Response Strategy Symposium
Towson, MD
June 28, 2016 21st Century Defense Against Methods of Entry (DAME)
Bristol, VA
July 18 – 19, 2016 Small Law Enforcement Agency Symposium 2016
Galax, VA
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University of Richmond, VA
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National Harbor, MD
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Roanoke, VA
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San Diego, CA
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