Grantee Profile

International Association of Chiefs of Police

Grants to International Association of Chiefs of Police

  • $500,000Active Strategy

    2015 (Duration 1 year, 11 months)

    Criminal Justice

    ALEXANDRIA, VIRGINIA — The International Association of Chiefs of Police works to enhance the professionalism of police work and promote good law enforcement practice. This award supports the Association’s participation as a strategic ally in the Safety and Justice Challenge, the Foundation’s criminal justice reform initiative aimed at reducing over-incarceration by targeting the misuse and overuse of jails. The Association will oversee a cross-site network of police leaders in jurisdictions taking part in the initiative; convene a national leadership group of “Champions for Justice Reform” devoted to leading the law enforcement field away from excessive reliance on arrest and incarceration; work with its members to determine  ways to transform law enforcement agency culture and to develop model officer performance evaluation criteria that do not create incentives for unnecessary arrests; and produce publications, webinars, and presentations that promote police-led incarceration reduction strategies.

  • $375,000Active Strategy

    2014 (Duration 2 years, 2 months)

    Juvenile Justice

    ALEXANDRIA, VIRGINIA — The International Association of Chiefs of Police works to enhance the professionalism of police work and promote good law enforcement practice, including the safe and effective handling of juveniles suspected of violating the law. This grant will support the Association’s efforts to increase the role of law enforcement leadership in juvenile justice system reform, through a Leadership Institute, a national leadership network of law enforcement executives, and the development and dissemination of profiles of promising practices in police-led reform.

  • $819,475Active Strategy

    2012 (Inactive Grant)

    Juvenile Justice

    ALEXANDRIA, VIRGINIA — The International Association of Chiefs of Police, the world’s largest law enforcement leadership organization, works to enhance police professionalism and promote good law enforcement practice. It will use this grant to develop, pilot, and institutionalize a Leadership Institute on Juvenile Justice for law enforcement executives, which will create a knowledgeable and motivated network of law enforcement leaders to serve as advocates and agents for juvenile justice reform.

  • $125,000Active Strategy

    2011 (Inactive Grant)

    Juvenile Justice

    ALEXANDRIA, VIRGINIA — To enhance law enforcement's leadership role in juvenile justice systems reform consistent with Models for Change goals and strategies.

  • $35,000

    1991 (Inactive Grant)

    Policy

    ALEXANDRIA, VIRGINIA — To cover the expenses and follow-up costs of the conference "Perspectives in Urban Crisis."

The MacArthur Foundation awarded International Association of Chiefs of Police $1,854,475 between 1978 and 2016.

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