Recruitment and Retention for Workplace Diversity & Guidebook

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Published by the Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS) and the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP), this guidebook provides the law enforcement field with information about existing resources for promoting workforce diversity through a variety of staffing mechanisms. It is not meant to be exhaustive, but rather to promote awareness of research and professional publications which may not have been visible or accessible to practitioners. Though limited, the number of resources on this issue is growing and this guidebook attempts to highlight publications which are unique, particularly insightful or considered foundational. Most of these resources contain rich reference lists which will direct the reader to other literature on issues of interest.

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