|From left, Jeff Slowikowski, acting administrator, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, U.S. Department of Justice; IACP President Walter McNeil, chief of police, Quincy, Florida, Police Department;|
and Dr. Anthony Schembri, chair, IACP Juvenile Justice Committee, and secretary (retired), Florida Department of Juvenile Justice, Tallahassee, Florida
IACP’s Youth Focused Policing Resource Center Is Launched
The IACP, in partnership with the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, launched the Youth Focused Policing Resource Center at the 118th Annual IACP Conference in Chicago, Illinois, October 22–26.
The Youth Focused Policing Resource Center website provides law enforcement with a directory of law enforcement programs and services for youth; training and technical assistance opportunities in juvenile justice; information on IACP resources; a searchable resource library of sample documents; a secure discussion forum for law enforcement officials; and comprehensive information and resources relating to youth vcrime, delinquency, and victimization.
To learn more, visit http://www.iacpyouth.org. ■
From The Police Chief, vol. LXXVIII, no. 12, December 2011. Copyright held by the International Association of Chiefs of Police, 515 North Washington Street, Alexandria, VA 22314 USA.