CRI*TAC is an assistance program for Law Enforcement Agencies.  It is supported by a cooperative agreement awarded by the US Department of Justice, Office of Community Oriented Policing (COPS), and all services are offered at no cost to the requesting agency.

The program is managed by the IACP working with partnering organizations.  Those organizations include:

International Association of Directors of Law Enforcement Standards and Training (IADLEST)

The Fraternal Order of Police (FOP)

Major Cities Chiefs Association (MCCA)

National Tactical Officers Association (NTOA)

National Association of Women Law Enforcement Executives (NAWLEE)

FBI National Academy Associates (FBINAA)

International Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators (IACLEA)

National Organization of Black Law Enforcement Executives (NOBLE)


CRI*TAC is prepared to offer your agency technical assistance on a wide range of topics:

  • Modern Police Performance Management (e.g. CompStat)
  • Crime Analysis: Building Analytical Capacity Workshop
  • Active Shooter Response
  • Prosecution Coordination and Partnerships
  • Public Sector Coordination and Partnerships
  • Private Sector Coordination and Partnerships
  • Tribal Law Enforcement
  • Intelligence and Information Sharing
  • Focused Deterrence
  • Gun Violence Reduction and Prevention
  • Problem Solving Techniques
  • Proactive Policing
  • Mass Casualty Response
  • Officer Safety and Wellness
  • Mass Demonstration Response
  • Gangs
  • Violent Crime Reduction and Prevention
  • Drug-related Crime
  • Shared Service Models
  • Community Engagement
  • De-escalation
  • Crisis Intervention
  • At-Risk Youth
  • Domestic Violence Reduction and Prevention
  • Human Trafficking
  • School Safety


For more information or to request technical assistance, visit the CRI*TAC Technical Assistance Center located here:

CRI*TAC Technical Assistance Center