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Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences
The Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences (ACJS) is an international association established in 1963 to foster professional and scholarly activities in the field of criminal justice. ACJS promotes criminal justice education, research, and policy analysis within the discipline of criminal justice for both educators and practitioners.

American Correctional Association (ACA)
For more than 149 years, the American Correctional Association has championed the cause of corrections and correctional effectiveness. Founded in 1870 as the National Prison Association, ACA is the oldest association developed specifically for practitioners in the correctional profession.

American Police Beat (APB)

American Police Beat has been a highly respected publication in the law enforcement profession. American Police Beat is the place for the law enforcement community to find news, share information and opinions, and tackle the profession's most pressing problems.

American Society of Criminology (ASC)

The American Society of Criminology is an international organization whose members pursue scholarly, scientific, and professional knowledge concerning the measurement, etiology, consequences, prevention, control, and treatment of crime and delinquency.

Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)

ACM, the world's largest educational and scientific computing society, delivers resources that advance computing as a science and a profession. ACM provides the computing field's premier Digital Library and serves its members and the computing profession with leading-edge publications, conferences, and career resources.

Discover Policing (International Association of Chiefs of Police)

Discover law enforcement as a career, or learn more about law enforcement roles and responsibilities. Few careers offer more opportunities for self-fulfillment than service as a law enforcement officer.

DHS (Department of Homeland Security)

The Department of Homeland Security has a vital mission: to secure the nation from the many threats we face. This requires the dedication of more than 240,000 employees in jobs that range from aviation and border security to emergency response, from cybersecurity analyst to chemical facility inspector. Our duties are wide-ranging, and our goal is clear - keeping America safe.

FBI National Academy Associates (FBINAA)

The FBI National Academy Associates, Inc. (FBI NAA) is a non-profit, international organization of 17,000 senior law enforcement professionals dedicated to providing our communities, states, countries, and profession with the highest degree of law enforcement expertise, training, education and information.

FOP Connect supports the mission of the FOP Journal, which is to educate, inform and entertain our readers. As a members-only online platform, allows FOP Journal readers the chance to enjoy an expanded experience of the magazine and further educate themselves on the issues surrounding law enforcement. also features exclusive content covering new products, equipment and procedures relating to police work, lifestyle issues and much more.

Fraternal Order of Police

The Fraternal Order of Police is the world's largest organization of sworn law enforcement officers, with more than 355,000 members in more than 2,100 lodges. We are the voice of those who dedicate their lives to protecting and serving our communities. We are committed to improving the working conditions of law enforcement officers and the safety of those we serve through education, legislation, information, community involvement, and employee representation. No one knows the dangers and the difficulties faced by today's police officers better than another officer, and no one knows police officers better than the FOP.

Homeland Security Today (Government Technology and Services Coalition’s - GTSC)

Homeland Security Today is a nonprofit association media outlet dedicated to informing and supporting the efforts of public, private, nonprofit, and academic organizations and practitioners engaged in the homeland security mission.

International Association of Chiefs of Police

The International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) is the world’s largest and most influential professional association for police leaders. With more than 31,000 members in over 165 countries, the IACP is a recognized leader in global policing, committed to advancing safer communities through thoughtful, progressive police leadership. Since 1893, the association has been serving communities worldwide by speaking out on behalf of law enforcement and advancing leadership and professionalism in policing worldwide.

International Association of Women Police (IAWP)

The International Association of Women Police (IAWP) was founded in the United States in Los Angeles, California in the year 1915 to strengthen, unite, and raise the capacity of women in policing internationally. IAWP members are now in 60 countries and counting. The IAWP provides training, mentoring, scholarships, peer support, networking and opportunities to help lead the organization. IAWP highlights issues affecting women in law enforcement throughout the world. WomenPolice Magazine, published quarterly, is a benefit of membership. Join today to help forge the future of women in law enforcement.

NSA (National Security Agency)

The National Security Agency/Central Security Service (NSA/CSS) leads the U.S. Government in cryptology that encompasses both signals intelligence (SIGINT) and information assurance (now referred to as cybersecurity) products and services, and enables computer network operations (CNO) in order to gain a decision advantage for the Nation and our allies under all circumstances.

ODNI (Office of the Director of National Intelligence)

The Director of National Intelligence serves as the head of the Intelligence Community, overseeing and directing the implementation of the National Intelligence Program budget and serving as the principal advisor to the President, the National Security Council, and the Homeland Security Council for intelligence matters related to national security.

Law Enforcement's leading source for News, Training, Jobs and Online Forums for local, county, state and federal law enforcement police and officers.

Police Chief Magazine

The Police Chief Magazine is the official publication of the International Association of Chiefs of Police, with articles contributed by practitioners in law enforcement or related fields.

Police One

Police1 is part of Lexipol, the nation’s leading content, policy and training platform for public safety and local government, enabling first responders and leaders to better protect their communities and reduce risk. Our mission is to use online technology and digital media to help first responders and local government better serve and protect our communities.

USAJobs (An official website of the United States government)
USAJOBS is a United States Office of Personnel Management website.

USAGov (An official website of the United States government)
USAGov is the Official Guide to Government Information and Services. A-Z Index of U.S. Government Departments and Agencies: Find contact information for U.S. federal government departments and agencies including websites, emails, phone numbers, addresses, and more

US Intelligence Community

The Intelligence Community’s primary mission is to collect and convey the essential information that the president and members of the policymaking, law enforcement and military communities require to execute their appointed duties.

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