Police-Corrections Partnerships

IACP is pursuing comprehensive violence reduction strategies to enhance public safety. Returning offenders, including those previously incarcerated for violent and/or sex crimes, pose significant challenges to communities.

In partnership with the Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA), U.S. Department of Justice (USDOJ), the IACP is working to encourage partnerships between law enforcement and corrections officials. See also related resources on offender reentry and sex offender management.

Targeting Criminality: Successful Police-Corrections Partnerships (Video)

The IACP, in partnership with the Bureau of Justice Assistance, US DOJ, has produced a video highlighting three successful police-corrections partnerships. This 13 minute video provides examples of how partnerships facilitate information sharing and advance agency efforts to strategically address methamphetamines, sex offenders, and gangs. The video can be viewed in it's entirety or in individual segments. 

Full Version

Gang Segment

Methamphetamine Segment

Sex Offenders Segment


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