California Police Chief Magazine

Welcome to the California Police Chief, which has been re-branded and re-engineered to provide our members with articles and information that will keep you up-to-date on program innovations and association activities. Each edition includes articles by our members about the programs they have successfully implemented, articles by our Strategic Partners on cutting-edge innovations and information about the programs and services that make Cal Chiefs the voice of and resource of choice for California’s municipal police chiefs.

Thank you for the critical role you play in making California one of the best and safest places in the world to live, work and play. We hope you enjoy these newly revised issues of our magazine. 


Editorial Mission
The California Police Chief magazine aims to highlight the issues, innovation and personal stories of our members, the men and women who lead California’s municipal police departments. The California Police Chief magazine serves as a resource for leaders to share ideas and gain inspiration.

Reader Demographics
The California Police Chief magazine is mailed to 330 active police chiefs and over 300 seconds-in-command who oversee a combined budget well over $1 billion. More than 800 retired police chiefs – many still influential in law enforcement - also receive the magazine.

Publication Schedule
The California Police Chief Magazine is published twice a year, in the Spring (May/June) and Fall (November).

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For any additional questions, please contact Sara Edmonds, Communications and Marketing Manager.