Region IV will host October retreat

MCPA's Region IV will hosting a retreat and training session on October 25th & 26th at Thumper Pond Resort in Ottertail.  The gathering will include an wellness session with Dr. Paul Nystrom on Strength and Resiliency: A Tactical Approach to Wellness


Shakopee earns international police leadership award

IACP has awarded the Shakopee Police Department its 2018 Leadership in Victim Services Award for small agencies. This prestigious award honors departments that best exemplify an organizational philosophy of placing victims at the center of their problem-solving efforts, utilizing effective partnerships and employing training methods and performance monitoring tools to enhance law enforcement’s response to victims of crime.


Train online and for free this summer with ChiefsCast

It can be difficult to attend in-person trainings during the busy summer vacation season.  That's why MCPA created ChiefsCast to make it easier to attend online training sessions any time.  Click on the article, choose your session and learn how to become eligible to receive POST credit.




Professional Development

The Critical Role of City Leaders in 21st Municipal Law Enforcement

September 12 | MCPA Training Center in New Brighton

Officer Leadership Development

September 13 | MCPA Training Center in New Brighton

Meeting MN's New Training Mandates

September 26 | NJPA in Staples

CLEO and Command Academy

October 29 - November 2 | EMTC Camp Ripley

Conflict Management, Mediation & Crisis Intervention

November 6, 13 & 27 | MCPA Training Center in New Brighton

MCPA Leadership Academy

December 4 -7 | Camp Ripley

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