In this month’s edition of Chiefly Speaking:

• President Patrick Phelan recaps the recent Leadership Summit held in Lake George, NY
• In Real Risk Management, Gordon Graham discusses the role of the Chief Financial Officer, and how some CFO’s are underqualified for the job.
• As we approach the holiday season, read about various traffic safety programs and resources in Dominick Macherone’s Traffic Safety Report
• We have selected some of our favorite podcasts from the APB: All Points Bulletin library, including the story of the rescue of a kidnapped girl from the trunk of a car; Chief Laird shares the experience of engaging the community in police reform discussions; a new program provides special training for mental health counselors so they are aware of the unique world of cops and other first responders; and one of a series of new podcasts for fire, EMS and 911 about first responder wellness, stress, and how to get help.

The monthly eNewsletter of the New York State Association of Chiefs of Police.  CLICK HERE to view the November edition of Chiefly Speaking.