Readout of Secretary Napolitano's Remarks at the IACP 119TH Annual Conference and Law Enforcement Education and Technology Exposition [October 1, 2012] [open pdf - 156KB]
On October 1, 2012, the Department of Homeland Security issued the following press release: "Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano today traveled to San Diego to deliver remarks at the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) 119th Annual Conference and Law Enforcement Education and Technology Exposition, highlighting the Department of Homeland Security's (DHS) commitment to collaborating with federal, state, local, tribal and territorial law enforcement to combat evolving threats and protect our nation's communities. 'It is an honor to be with the men and women who keep our communities--here and abroad--safe and secure every day,' said Secretary Napolitano. 'DHS is committed to continuing to support law enforcement and first responders on the frontlines through training, information sharing and collaboration.' During her remarks, Secretary Napolitano announced the launch of a new Countering Violent Extremism Training Resource Webportal, cohosted by DHS and the FBI. The portal, developed in close partnership with IACP and other law enforcement association, is now available to federal, state, local, tribal, territorial and correction law enforcement practitioners through the Homeland Security Information Network."
U.S. Dept. of Homeland Security: http://www.dhs.gov/