The Command Staff - Chiefs / Sheriffs topic gives police leadership news and information to help them lead their troops despite shrinking budgets and increasing scrutiny from the public and the media. This topic also gives the patrol officer an avenue to prepare themselves for a rise through the ranks.
MBO has failed in police organizations due to a focus on performance measure as the outcomes of the process, ignoring the fact that the inputs are the most valuable piece of the MBO puzzle - Full Story
Thomas Westrick of the Indianapolis Police Department tells us about their Leadership Academy. This training program focuses on mid-level supervisors and veteran officers and has transformed the department in several ways.