The Officer Safety and Wellness Group (OSWG) brings together representatives from law enforcement, federal agencies, and the research community to address the significantly high number of officer gunfire fatalities and to improve officer safety and wellness. This is a summary of a meeting where law enforcement practitioners, mental health professionals, medical experts, and other experts met to discuss issues impacting the health well-being of law enforcement officers. It includes recommendations and insights into promoting resilience for officers.
The International Association of Chiefs of Police is a professional association for police leaders that works to advance community safety worldwide. The Officer Safety and Wellness page includes resources to help officers stay safe while on the job.
An article that details the relationship between delivering efficient and professional police services and maintaining the well-being of officers.