Now in our 10th decade, the NJSACOP has grown to 1,200+ members, representing Chiefs of Police and enforcement and private security executives leaders from throughout New Jersey and the region.

Our members serve on multiple committees as well as numerous State Boards and Commissions. The Association is led by an elected Board of Officers, Executive Director and full-time staff, as well as committee chairpersons and other volunteer leaders.

We offer a full schedule of professional development programs and course, including among others the widely renowned NJSACOP Command & Leadership Academy, Each year, the Association also present an Annual Training Conference. Additionally, the Association annually sponsors the Police-Security Expo, bringing together thousands of law enforcement professionals and vendors and the latest, newest, and best in equipment, arms, and services for the police and security professional.

The NJSACOP administers the innovative NJ Law Enforcement Agency & PSAP Accreditation programs, as well as the Accredited Chief/Command Executive certification program, and multipe certificate programs in conjunction with leading academic institutions, putting New Jersey's police executives at the forefront of professionalism in the country.

The Association fully participates in the legislative process, providing information and position statements to state and federal legislators on the issues important to the law enforcement community. Our members and executive staff also testify before Assembly and Senate committees.

The NJSACOP works in close collaboration with our colleagues in the private sector, as well as with Federal, State, County and local government officials.

Leadership for the 21st Century

Our Mission

To promote and enhance the highest ethical and professional standards in law enforcement at all levels throughout New Jersey