The COPS Office is an essential resource for members of law enforcement looking for the smartest approaches to preventing and reducing crime. The COPS Office works with leading researchers, practitioners, and trailblazers to get effective strategies out to the field.

The COPS Office produces hundreds of guidebooks, white papers, and publications on the most successful proactive methods for improving public safety. Our publications can be read on your tablet or eReader, making it easy to keep up with the latest in community policing wherever you go. For the latest COPS Office publications and the complete archive, visit the Resource Center.


You can download the COPS mobile app from the
Apple store and the Google Play store

Resources and information supporting the integration of Blue Alert plans throughout the United States into a national system

The COPS Office's podcast series

The COPS Office's monthly e-newsletter

Quick and accessible resources for those looking
to implement change independently

The COPS Office’s video series on developments
and issues in law enforcement