COPS Hiring Program Invitation Letter Released


The U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS) recently announced that the application period for the Fiscal Year (FY) 2011 COPS Hiring Program (CHP) will open on Monday, May 2nd. According to the COPS Office approximately $200 million may be available under FY 2011 CHP for the hiring and rehiring of additional career law enforcement officers. A letter from COPS Office Director Bernard Melekian describing the application process and providing information on who to contact for technical assistance can be found at the link below.