In the October edition of Chiefly Speaking:

  • Our cover story takes a look at the police response to Hurricane Ida by checking in with some of our affected NYSACOP members;
  • President Tim Parisi discusses the state recommendation for pre-employment polygraphs and psychological examinations;
  • Executive Director Patrick Phelan unveils a new resources from the Association about new cannabis legislation (more below);
  • New NYSACOP resource about Cannabis Reform in New York State – a three-part podcast series reviewing the new law and how it will impact policing;
  • To help with police officer recruitment, Colonie PD commissioned a dynamic and engaging video – don’t miss this!
  • In Real Risk Management, Gordon Graham asks, who is ruining our reputation?;
  • plus Cop Tales, our Looking Back historical retrospective, training opportunities, and more. 

WIN A FREE COPY OF THE NEW YORK STATE LAW ENFORCEMENT HANDBOOK BY BEING THE FIRST TO ANSWER THIS TRIVIA QUESTION: 

QUESTION: Name one of the experts featured in our new cannabis reform podcast series? The first correct answer receives the New York State Law Enforcement Handbook eBook from Blue360° Media – send your response to [email protected]. (one winner per edition; no more than one prize per winner within six months). 

To read the October edition of Chiefly Speaking, CLICK HERE.