Welcome To OACP
Who is the OACP?
The Oklahoma Association of Chiefs of Police represents all law enforcement executive leaders and their administrative command staff personnel in promoting professionalism in law enforcement throughout Oklahoma. Our membership consist of various agencies and state-wide municipal departments. OACP Members are Federal, State, DPS, County, Municipal, Tribal, District Attorneys, Corporate Security, Campus, Rail, Air, Transportation and more.
The objective of the Oklahoma Association of Chiefs of Police is to advance the science and art of law enforcement administration including, but not limited to; community policing and crime prevention; to develop knowledge of law enforcement practices and procedures; to foster law enforcement cooperation; and the exchange of information and experience of law enforcement administrators throughout the State of Oklahoma; to bring about enlistment and training of qualified persons in the law enforcement profession; study current and future legislation effecting law enforcement and make recommendations which would enhance the effectiveness of law enforcement agencies and organizations for the mutual benefit of law enforcement agencies in Oklahoma; and the encourage adherence of all of law enforcement to the highest professional standards of conduct.
To Promote Excellence in Law Enforcement through Professional Development, Ethical Standards, Technical Support and Communications.
Oklahoma Association of Chiefs of Police 8915 South Olie Avenue, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73139 Office: 405.672-1225 Fax: 405.703-6444 Chiefs@TheOACP.net
Oklahoma Association of Chiefs of Police
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OACP Partners with the Community
Police Chiefs Command Staff Administrative School
Under state statute, any person becoming a police chief in Oklahoma must attend a 40 hour class to be certified as a police chief within one year of appointment or election.
ARIDE Advanced Roadside Imparied Driving Enforcement
Through a grant made possible by the Oklahoma Highway Safety Office, the OACP provides free classes for law enforcement accross Oklahoma. The 16 hour class teaches officers not only a refresher in SFST, but to recognize possible DUI resulting from substance abuse.
Oklahoma 8th Grade Essay Contest - Presctiption Drug Abuse Among Teens ...."If it's not yours, leave it alone"
Each year, the OACP sponsors the 8th grade essay contest for students throughout Oklahoma. Finalist are selected in 6 different regions of the state. Winners are rewarded cash prizes for bringing awareness through writing about student substance abuse regrding prescription drugs.
OACP College Scholarship Program.
OACP awards a $500.00 sccholarship to recently graduated high school students who have a desire to earn a degree in a law enforcement course. OACP awards the one scholarship each in each of the 6 regions of Oklahoma.
OACP Annual Training Conference
Training Submission Requirements
New Chiefs Command Staff Training Classes
Quarterly Membership Meetings
Metro Oklahoma City Chiefs Meetings
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