News from the Center for Public Safety

New Hostage Negotiations Course Now Open for Registration

This new intensive 40-hour course prepares law enforcement personnel to negotiate safely and effectively during hostage and other crisis situations. See more.

Fall and Spring Quarter Class Schedule

Our 2015/16 fall and spring programs are now open for registration. Use our registration subsite to find a course in your area and to register. Look for a course.

NUCPS Crash Investigation Courses Resume in New York

NUCPS crash investigation faculty to deliver the fifth of a series of on-demand workshops to the Crash Investigation Squad of the NYPD. Learn more.

New Internal Affairs Seminar Now Open for Registration

The new three-day internal affairs course prepares investigators and supervisors to conduct effective investigations and to prevent situations that lead to unwanted behavior and complaints. Learn more.

Relaunched Research and Consulting Division to Take On Special Projects

NUCPS experts are now again available to work on staffing and organizational improvement challenges on behalf of public safety agencies in the U.S. and abroad. Learn more.

NUCPS Launches Fully Revised Heavy Vehicle Crash Reconstruction Course

Our fully updated heavy vehicle reconstruction course prepares crash reconstruction professionals for the most challenging assignments. Learn more.

NUCPS Presents at the Global Crime Prevention Summit in Korea

NUCPS Executive Director David Bradford recently presented at the 2014 Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) Crime Prevention Summit held in Seongnam and Onyang, Korea. Learn more.

School of Police Staff and Command ONLINE

Participate in NUCPS's world-class law enforcement leadership program from anywhere with a computer and an internet connection. Register now for one of several upcoming School of Police Staff and Command Online offerings.

NUCPS Celebrates Graduation of Inaugural Class of Qatar Highway Patrol Force

NUCPS is honored to announce the graduation of the inaugural class of the Qatar Highway Patrol Force. Graduation was held on November 21 in Doha, Qatar. Learn more.

Improving Public Safety Training and Research in the US and South Korea

International cooperation in police education is vital to public safety around the world. Learn more about the partnership between NUCPS and the Korean Police Training Institute.

NUCPS Launches New Registration System

NUCPS is excited to announce the launch of our new registration system. This new system will allow us to better serve you and your agency. To learn more, click here.

International SPSC Graduates Third Class in Pristina, Kosovo

Tracy Ann Jacobson, United States Ambassador to the Republic of Kosovo, was the keynote speaker at the recent graduation of the third International School of Police and Staff Command in Pristina, Kosovo. The ten-week class brought together law enforcement officials from Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, Croatia, Macedonia and Kosovo. Read more.

In the News - Forensic Art Instructor Lois Gibson

In a recent essay in the journal Clinics in Dermatology, NUCPS forensic art instructor Lois Gibson explains the potential for dermatologists and law enforcement to work together to improve crime investigations. Read a summary of the article or learn more about the NUCPS Forensic Art Techniques course.

NUCPS Continues Work with Royal Oman Police to Improve Traffic Safety in Oman

NUCPS has developed a long-term relationship with the Royal Oman Police. Learn more about how we are working together to improve traffic safety in Oman.