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McAuliffe Announces Public Safety Grant Funding for Implementing New Legislative Initiatives

McAuliffe Announces Public Safety Grant Funding for Implementing New Legislative Initiatives

~ Funds are directed toward Protective Order implementation, Body-worn Cameras for law enforcement, and Naloxone ~

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Registration open for 2016 Small LE Agency Symposium!

Registration open for 2016 Small LE Agency Symposium!

The VACP invites Virginia law enforcement from small agencies to attend a management education symposium July 18-19 in Galax, Virginia. Featured training includes "Community Policing: Winning Back Your Community" from retired Raleigh, NC Chief Harry Dolan, "Employment Law: Critical Issues for Chiefs & Sheriffs", and "Below 100".

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Registration open for 2016 VACP Annual Conference in Roanoke!

Registration open for 2016 VACP Annual Conference in Roanoke!

The 91st Annual Conference of the Virginia Association of Chiefs of Police and Foundation will be held September 18-21, 2016 at the Hotel Roanoke in Roanoke, VA. Register today!

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McAuliffe marks signing of revised Line of Duty Act; Va. awards public safety grants

McAuliffe marks signing of revised Line of Duty Act; Va. awards public safety grants

By MICHAEL MARTZ | Richmond Times-Dispatch

A few feet from a state memorial to fallen police officers and firefighters, Gov. Terry McAuliffe on Thursday commemorated his signing of legislation that will transform the state law guaranteeing benefits to public safety employees killed or injured in the line of duty.

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EXTENDED: Deadline for 2016 VACP Award Nominations is now July 8!

EXTENDED: Deadline for 2016 VACP Award Nominations is now July 8!

Please take the time to nominate your deserving officers or citizens for the 2016 VACP Awards for Valor, Lifesaving and Outstanding Contribution to Law Enforcement. An officer or citizen's actions need only have occurred prior to the deadline to be eligible for nomination by a VACP member. (In other words, they are not limited to the 2015 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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Upcoming Activities
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
July 19 – 20, 2016 3rd Annual FBI-Richmond Joint Terrorism Task Force Conference
University of Richmond, VA
July 19, 2016 Below 100 Intensive
Galax, VA
July 25 – 26, 2016 Campus Safety East Conference
National Harbor, MD
August 22 – 26, 2016 Crash Data Retrieval Analyst Training
Roanoke, VA
September 18 – 21, 2016 VACP/VPCF Annual Conference 2016
Roanoke, VA
October 15 – 18, 2016 123rd Annual IACP Conference
San Diego, CA
October 17 – 19, 2016 LE Tactical Medicine - Train the Trainer
Orange, VA
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