Building relationships to keep our communities safe

Public safety is the foundation of stronger and safer communities. Our vision is to bring people together, connecting law enforcement and citizens to impact the national conversation on law enforcement in a dynamic way.

Improving Trust & Call for National Summit

Bringing together frontline officers, organizations, academics, and solution-oriented community stakeholders for a frank and constructive conversation based upon understanding, healing, mutual respect, and open communication is the path to improving trust.

Improving Trust & Call for National Summit

Bringing together frontline officers, organizations, academics, and solution-oriented community stakeholders for a frank and constructive conversation based upon understanding, healing, mutual respect, and open communication is the path to improving trust.

Increase Anti-Poverty Community Programs – Job Training, Skilled Trades Apprenticeships, and Education Programs

Improving safety in our communities must include a robust effort to create economic and educational opportunities for all.

Increase Anti-Poverty Community Programs – Job Training, Skilled Trades Apprenticeships, and Education Programs

Improving safety in our communities must include a robust effort to create economic and educational opportunities for all.

Provide Enhanced Training & Assist Officers De-escalate Crisis Situations

More training and a uniform set of de-escalation policies will strengthen public safety and community trust.

Improving Trust & Call for National Summit

Bringing together frontline officers, organizations, academics, and solution-oriented community stakeholders for a frank and constructive conversation based upon understanding, healing, mutual respect, and open communication is the path to improving trust.

On-the-Job Stress and Trauma Management

Americans overwhelmingly believe that police officers have a dangerous and challenging job where they put their lives on the line to protect and serve. From PTSD to officer suicide prevention, we are committed to providing resources and support to help officers manage the stress and trauma they face every day.

Improving Trust & Call for National Summit

Bringing together frontline officers, organizations, academics, and solution-oriented community stakeholders for a frank and constructive conversation based upon understanding, healing, mutual respect, and open communication is the path to improving trust.

A Message From The President

As every police agency and union in the nation scrambles to deal with the COVID-19 virus outbreak, it can be easy to become focused on just trying to get through the next day. It is critical that police union leaders have access to the best practices implemented at other agencies across the country to improve your ability to protect your membership and community.

Our Mission

The United Coalition of Public Safety works on behalf of law enforcement officers and the communities they serve to shape strong partnerships and break down communication barriers; building trust through engagement, dialogue, education, and outreach.

The Facts.

The perception and beliefs of the Community and Law Enforcement Officers

    UCOPS Back the Blue Act 2019 - S.1480

    Candid Conversations

    UCOPS Values

    01. Commitment
    We build relationships that make a positive impact in our communities.
    02. Leadership
    We are responsible for showing the way in our communities, by going first in dialogue and engagement, guiding those who follow.
    03. Independent
    We are independent and politically neutral.
    04. Quality
    We are trusted to provide balanced, common sense, community-focused communication; to mind our biases; and bring clarity to the nuanced and evolving issues that affect public safety.
    05. Integrity
    We uphold the highest standards of integrity and honesty in all our actions and words. We admit mistakes and take corrective actions. We do what we say we will do.
    06. Teamwork
    We work together, across boundaries, to listen and engage with citizens on how to best serve the public safety priorities of our communities. We foster cooperation and collaboration.
    07. Respect for All People
    We value all people and commit to bridging the gap between law enforcement officers and the communities in which they serve. Fundamental to our mission and vision is the fair and equitable treatment of all individuals. Whether a citizen or a member, all will be treated with dignity and respect.
    08. Good Citizenship
    We are good citizens in the communities in which we live and work. We are good neighbors and partners. We commit to protect and serve.
    09. Personal Accountability
    We are personally accountable for our actions within our communities and within our organization.
    10. Excellence
    We strive for excellence and efficiency in all we do for our members, for our communities, and for our organization.

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