Chief Dave Funkhouser

On behalf of the men and women of the Wisconsin Chiefs of Police Association (WCPA), I would like to welcome you to our website.

Since 1907 the WCPA has been providing quality training and assistance to over 400 member Chiefs of Police and associate members of their command staff and other law enforcement officers and advisors. Our membership includes law enforcement professionals from many ranks with municipal police agencies, but is also strengthened by our partnerships with many county, state, and federal affiliates. Read More...


Police Chief Opening - Village of Twin Lakes, Wisconsin

March 19, 2015

The Village of Twin Lakes, Wisconsin is seeking applications for Chief of Police due to retirement. Twin Lakes has a resident population of 6,041 and is located in Kenosha County, 12 miles south of Burlington and 15 miles east of Lake Geneva. (See the attachment for further details. )

Detective Lieutenant - City of Portage, WI

March 16, 2015

City of Portage Police Department Position Vacancy The City of Portage is accepting applications for the position of Detective Lieutenant. This is senior level criminal investigation position with supervisory duties. Position is a Pay Grade 6 ($26.06 - $37.86) with a comprehensive benefit package. Offered wage dependent u...

Assistant Director of Operations

March 3, 2015

Assistant Director of Operations-Northwest Central Dispatch System The Northwest Central Dispatch System (NWCDS), Arlington Heights, Illinois is seeking a highly qualified public safety telecommunications professional for the position of Assistant Director-Operations for this consolidated dispatch, E 9-1-1 Public Sa...

Protect & Serve Webpage an IACP Presidential Initiative to Help Build Sustainable Community Relationships

February 20, 2015

The Protect and Serve webpage an International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) Presidential Initiative, is intended to provide law enforcement officers with the tools and resources they need to help build sustainable community relationships and to educate the public on the role of law enforcement. Through this webpa...

Report Confirms Active-Shooter Incidents Becoming More Frequent

October 1, 2014

The FBI has released a study of 160 active-shooter incidents that took place in the U.S. between 2000 and 2013. The primary purpose of the study is to “provide our law enforcement partners—normally the first responders on the scene of these dangerous and fast-moving events—with data that will help them to better prepa...

Community Oriented Policing Services Releases Report on Body-Worn Cameras

September 19, 2014

The COPS Office has released Implementing a Body-Worn Camera Program: Recommendations and Lessons Learned, a report that analyzes costs and benefits associated with its use. The Police Executive Research Forum (PERF) produced the report for the COPS Office, conducting research on the use of body-worn cameras, identifying pr...


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