California Police Chief- Fall 2013 - Page 3

CALIFORNIA POLICE CHIEF Serving as the voice of and resource of choice for California’s municipal Police Chiefs SPRING 2017 12 16 26 28 contents 4 5 8 Welcome from President Medrano 24 From Gang Violence to Human Trafficking, Investigative and Intelligence Analysis Technology Can Help You Combat Crime 26 Legislative Day 28 Sikh Officers Help Meet the Needs of the Sikh Community 31 It’s Simply Not Your News to Break: #StayInYourLane 34 The Case for Intergroup Dialogue: Creating Spaces for Courageous Conversations 37 United Airlines and Policing—Not that Different? Membership Update LEGAL My Pension is Safe, Right? Definitely, Maybe… 10 12 LEGISLATIVE UPDATE 14 Making it Better 16 City Love- LOVE BUENA PARK 18 CPCA Conference Wrap Up 20 City of Folsom’s Faith & Homelessness Initiative 22 COVER STORY Focusing on Gender Diversity: One Department’s Efforts Below 100: Honoring the Fallen by Training the Living About The California Police Chief The biannual California Police Chief is the only magazine that reaches all of California’s municipal chiefs of police with information regarding our members and their agencies. The magazine is designed to inform and inspire our members with articles about their personal and professional successes as well as offer updates and information about the association. The California Police Chief is part of our mission of serving as the voice of and resource of choice for California’s municipal Police Chiefs. We appreciate and encourage our members and their agencies to submit articles to be used in future issues of California Police Chief, submissions can be sent to Sara Edmonds at EDITOR Sara Edmonds Communications and Marketing Manager California Police Chiefs Association 916-325-9006 EDITOR/ADVERTISING MANAGER Leslie McGill Executive Director California Police Chiefs Association 916-325-9004 LAYOUT & DESIGN Commerce Printing Services Kellie Melby SPRING 2017 | California Police Chief 3