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Two-day hiring and recruiting workshop, with an emphasis on diversity (June 15-16)
MCPA is hosting retired Cleveland police chief, Dr. Patrick Oliver, who currently directs Cedarville University's criminal justice program, for this workshop to help chiefs and commanders gain a more structured insight of the most effective recruiting and hiring methods. He'll share best practices from successful private sector companies and law enforcement agencies.

Changes coming in reporting and LE notification of suspected maltreatment of vulnerable adults
On July 1, 2015, Minnesota is moving from a county based reporting system to a state centralized system for reporting suspected maltreatment of vulnerable adults.

More training available to comply with the new Safe Harbor [anti-sex trafficking] law
Multidisciplinary conferences in each region of the state will further build each community’s response to the sexual exploitation of youth.

MCPA Model Policy on Domestic Violence Firearms Prohibition Law (Password needed)

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September 15 -- Marshall
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