Recruiting, Hiring & Retaining Officers in the 21st Century

When:  Jul 15, 2021 from 12:00 to 13:30 (PT)

Now more than ever, police agencies are facing hiring challenges as we seek to recruit and hire the best police officers for our profession’s future. Please join Seaside Police Chief Abdul Pridgen, Fremont Police Lieutenant Matthew Snelson and Sergeant Heidi Kindorf as they discuss their experience and strategies that have helped drive their agencies’ success in meeting today’s hiring challenges. Topics of discussion will include:

  • Rebranding for the 21st century applicant
  • Recruiting diverse candidates
  • Creating an efficient and effective hiring process to include high speed, high touch approaches
  • Striving for a fair and impartial hiring process
  • Leveraging internal and external resources to help in the process
  • Utilizing digital media to maximize recruiting and engagement with applicants


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