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Posted By: Meghan Reed
Heroes Behind The Badge: Sacrifice & Survival is the new highly anticipated follow up documentary film to the original Heroes Behind...
Posted By: Meghan Reed
Cinco de Mayo in the United States has become synonymous not only with tacos, sombreros, and piñatas, but also with margaritas, tequila, and beer....
Posted By: Meghan Reed
WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Roadway Safety Foundation (RSF) is pleased to announce that the 2014 Roadway Safety Guide:  A Primer for Community...

Sheriff Programs Spotlight

Project Lifesaver
Grab your sunglasses and sunscreen!!! Project Lifesaver International is pleased to announce our 11th Annual Conference!!   The conference will be held at the lovely Rosen Centre Hotel in Orlando, Florida from August 11th –14th 2014.  In... Learn More learn more arrow
Traffic Safety
NSA’s traffic safety department has the duty to perpetuate traffic safety issues, facilitate traffic safety program implementation, provide technical assistance to the office of sheriff and other agencies, and offer general support to the Office of... Learn More learn more arrow
Court Security
NSA has long provided education for maintaining courthouse security and guarding the courthouse workgroup, citizens and users of the judicial system. Click here for more information on court security assessments and training. Learn More learn more arrow
Jail Information
NSA is excited to announce the Center for Public Safety. The Center focuses on several areas: Jail Information and Operations, Court Security, Law Enforcement Leadership, and Homeland Security.  All of the training offered by NSA can now be found in this... Learn More learn more arrow


We are pleased to announce that Douglas C. Gillespie, Sheriff of Clark County, Nevada has been selected as the 2014 Ferris E. Lucas Award for Sheriff of the Year. ...
John Thompson, Deputy Executive Director and Dennis E. Kelly, Project director for Pegasus Program, traveled to Petionville, Haiti to present and sign a Memorandum...
Untreated severe mental illness is an increasing factor in officer-involved homicides, according to a new joint study released today by the Treatment Advocacy Center with the...
We are pleased to announce that Columbia Southern University and Waldorf College will once again be offering multiple scholarships to NSA members. ...


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