There has been a lot of discussion in the news lately about consent decrees. Recently, the focus has been on Chicago, but what is a consent decree for police departments? After a long civil rights investigation, the Justice Department found a history of problems within the Chicago Police Department that has been putting its officers and […]
With the 2018 elections completed, American Police Officers Alliance returns our attention to the broader world of law enforcement. In this post, we continue our look at how advances in technology can support modern police work. One of the most difficult situations for a law enforcement officer to confront is evaluating use of force. Several […]
American Police Officers Alliance in attendance for National Sheriffs Association Conference 2018 in New Orleans
American Police Officers Alliance attended the annual National Sheriffs Association Conference in New Orleans, LA. The staff had an exhibit booth set up in the convention center while sheriffs from all over the United States came by to learn about American Police Officers Alliance. Each year, sheriffs, deputies, and other law enforcement professionals gather for […]
At American Police Officers Alliance (APOA) we cover the issues and support the causes that matter to our men and women in blue. Make no mistake, the tenor in America today related to law enforcement has driven a call to arms in support those that protect and serve – and risk their lives daily. But […]
There is a clear racial and partisan divide in opinions towards our nation’s police officers. No single group is anti-cop, but opinions differ in how police should engage with the communities they serve. A recent PEW research study provides some interesting insight on the situation and support for police in America. While 68% of white […]
As an organization dedicated to supporting police across the US we make sure we follow not only stories but statistics. We’ve covered the rise in police shootings and provocations of violence. We post stories regarding support for helping traumatized police suffering from emotional and mental health issues. But what we found when we began to […]
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- American Police Officers Alliance Attends National Sheriffs’ Association Winter Legislative & Technology Conference in Washington, D.C.