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.
In this video, Dave Smith interviews Dick Fairburn about the state of leadership — and, in particular, leadership training — in law enforcement. Fairburn asserts that there currently is no great leadership training, simply management schools.
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