Developing the Future of Police Leadership
The goal of the LEADS program is simple: Take what you learn as scholars and apply it to your own unique situations.
– Nancy Rodriguez
In a new Director’s Corner message, Director Nancy Rodriguez discusses NIJ’s collaboration with the International Association of Chiefs of Police to support mid-level officers who want to cultivate a future of evidence-based policing leadership.
These outstanding officers have demonstrated experience with and commitment to partnering with researchers to infuse science-based initiatives in their policing policy and practice. That is the key objective of the Law Enforcement Advancing Data and Science (LEADS) program.
Read the Director's Message