CPSM Director Thomas Wieczorek will be attending the 2018 Congressional City Conference hosted by the National League of Cities from March 11 to 14 in Washington, D.C.
Wouldn’t it be great to be able to predict the new set of possibilities local government professionals are likely to encounter in 2018? The International City/County Management Association (ICMA) asked a group of local government experts and thought leaders to look into the local government crystal ball and share their predictions, views, and tips on…
In an article published by PM Magazine, Rod Gould, the Director of Training for CPSM, discussed how the Chief Selection Advantage service benefitted the City of Santa Monica.
With over four decades of law enforcement and public safety experience, CPSM co-founder and Principal Leonard Matarese weighs in how local governments can and should response to the growing opioid epidemic.
In the ICMA webinar “Making Good Data-Driven Decisions by Asking Your Police Chief the Right Questions,” Leonard Matarese busts some common myths about police metrics.
The International City/County Management Association (ICMA) and the Center for Public Safety Management (CPSM) have renewed their longstanding partnership to provide public safety technical and chief selection services to cities and counties throughout the United States.
Each year brings a new set of possibilities and predictions. In keeping with the spirit of acknowledging anticipated changes while surmising the unexpected, ICMA reached out to 17 leaders, including Leonard Matarese, on topics important to local governments.
The Center for Public Safety Management (CPSM) has been selected to act as the local government liaison for the Bureau of Justice Assistance’s (BJA) recently launched Body-Worn Camera Pilot Implementation Project. Officer body-worn cameras (BWC) are relatively small devices that record interactions between community members and law enforcement officers.
The mission of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is to ensure a homeland that is safe, secure, and resilient against terrorism and other hazards. One such way DHS safeguards this vision is through the creation of various Centers of Excellence (COEs).
Establishing a good working partnership between a city’s Police Chief and its City Manager is critical in both supporting the local government and meeting the needs of 21st Century policing.