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Web Sites of Interest / In-Service Training Resources

PLEASE NOTE:   Before law enforcement departments can spend their LED funds to pay for training, the class must be registered in the MCOLES Network. To find out if a specific training class has been registered with MCOLES, approved Operators can log into the MCOLES Network and search the In-Service Training Registry. Individuals who travel out-of-state to attend training courses must first obtain a "special use approval" by MCOLES to use LED funds. Special Use Request Forms can be found on the MCOLES website.

 **Identified as a possible out-of-state vendor 

911 Training & Consultants, LLC 

Below 100 Initiative

Center on Quality Policing
Calibre Press, Inc. ** 
Close Quarters Tactical - Indoor Training Facility/Tactical Training
Controlled F.O.R.C.E. Professional Services

Council for the Prevention of Child Abuse & Neglect
Criminal Justice

Datamaster Training  
Deaf Community Advocacy Network, Hearing Loss Awareness Training for Law Enforcement 
Delta College - Criminal Justice Training Center
DeWolf & Associates
Dolan Consulting Group **
Domestic Violence Training - Free

Emergency Telephone Service Committee 

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FBINAA Michigan Training 
Ferris State University, Law Enforcement Programs
Field Training Solutions - FTO Training Courses**  

Government Training, Inc. **  
Grand Rapids Community College Police Academy 
Grand Valley State University, Criminal Justice Education Center 

Hearing Loss Awareness Training for Law Enforcement  

IADLEST - International Association of Directors of Law Enforcement Standards and Training

John E. Reid & Associates ** 

Killolgy Research Group **  
Kirtland Regional Police Academy 

Lansing Community College Police Academy Info 
Law Enforcement Officer's Regional Training Consortium (LEORTC)
Lansing Police Department 
LifeLine Training ** 
Livonia Police Department 
LouKa Tactical Training LLC 

Macomb Criminal Justice Training Center, Macomb College  
MACNLOW Associates
MCOLES In-Service Training Course Registry
Michigan Association of Chiefs of Police 
Michigan Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence 
Michigan Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Monument Fund
Michigan Municipal League
Michigan News 
Michigan Sheriff's Association 
Michigan Sheriff's Association Training Opportunities 
Michigan Sheriffs Coordinating and Training Council (In-Service Training)
Michigan State University - Anti-Counterfeiting & Product Protection Program (A-CAPPP) 


  • Wilson, Jeremy M., Rostker, Bernard, and Fan, Cha-Chi (2010). Recruiting and Retaining America's Finest: Evidence-Based Lessons for Police Workforce Planning. Santa Monica, CA: RAND, MG-960-NIJ. Available at:
  • Davis, Lois, Pollard Michael, Ward, Kevin, Wilson, Jeremy M., Varda, Danielle, Hansell, Lydia, & Steinberg, Paul (2010). Long-Term Effects of Law Enforcement's Post-9/11 Focus on Counterterrorism and Homeland Security. Santa Monica, CA: RAND, MG-1031-NIJ. For the press release, see Local Law Enforcement's Counterterrorism Initiatives Have Evolved into All-Hazards Strategies. Available at

Conference Proceedings

  • Wilson, Jeremy M. and Grammich, Clifford. (2009). Police Recruitment and Retention in the Contemporary Urban Environment: Personnel Experiences and Promising Practices from the Front Lines. Santa Monica, CA: RAND, CFP-261-DOJ. Available at:

Research Briefs

Michigan State University - School of Criminal Justice 
Michigan Tactical Officers Association
MSP Emergency Management & Homeland Security
MSP Fire Investigation Training Information 
MSP Hazardous Materials Training Center 
MSP Training Division Courses     

Northern Michigan University Public Safety Institute
Northern Michigan University Public Safety Law Enforcement Training
Northern Michigan University Police Academy

Office of State and Local Training at the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center (FLETC) **  
Oakland Community College, Oakland Police Academy 
Oakland Community College, Advanced Police Training (News - The Source for Law Enforcement) 
OSS Academy - Law Enforcement & Corrections Online E-Learning Training Courses 

Police One Academy
Police Recruitment and Retention Clearinghouse - website contains a source of facts about police schools and criminal justice programs in the USA **
Portland State University - Criminology & Criminal Justice Online (CCJO)
Prosecuting Attorneys Association of Michigan, Child Abuse Training Services Division 
Prosecuting Attorneys Association of Michigan, Traffic Safety Training Program
Prosecuting Attorneys Association of Michigan, Training Calendar
Prosecuting Attorneys Coordinating Council 
Public Safety Communications Training  

Sawabini & Associates, LLC **  
State Bar of Michigan
Success Communications, Inc. (Public Safety Communications Training)

Tactical Encounters, Inc. 
Twardesky Consulting    

Washtenaw Community College, Police Academy
Washtenaw Community College, In-Service Training Schedule 
Wicklander-Zulawski & Associates, Inc. **