Supporting Your Mission: An Introduction to the Law Enforcement Officer (LEO) Near Miss Reporting System
Supporting Your Mission: An Introduction to the Law Enforcement Officer (LEO) Near Miss Reporting System is an interactive online course designed to provide participants with a basic awareness and understanding of the LEO Near Miss reporting system, funded by the United States Department of Justice, Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS Office), and managed by the National Police Foundation. This web-based reporting system allows law enforcement officers a means to anonymously share their personal experiences surviving near miss events so that other officers may apply the lessons learned when facing similar situations.
COURSE RUN TIME: 1 HOUR
About This Course
In this introductory course, participants explore the impact and importance of near miss reporting and discover ways in which both individual law enforcement officers and entire organizations can use the system to help ensure their safety, and the safety of fellow officers.
Participants should expect to spend approximately 1 hour exploring the content and resources in this course.
This tuition-free online training about the LEO Near Miss reporting system was developed by the Virginia Center for Policing Innovation (VCPI) and was originally supported by cooperative agreement 2018-CK-WXK-001 by the U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Community Oriented Policing Services.
This course is intended for law enforcement personnel at any level of experience within organizations of any size.
The Virginia Center for Policing Innovation (VCPI) is a nonprofit organization that provides innovative community policing training, technical assistance, and program management services to law enforcement organizations and the communities they serve throughout the United States.