Society for Police and Criminal Psychology


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Join us for a special meeting of the Society for Police and Criminal Psychology in Singapore.  This is a unique opportunity to meet and exchange information with experts in the fields of law enforcement, criminal and operations psychology, and behavioral sciences from both Asia and the West. Presentation proposals will be accepted through March 15.  More information 

The 42nd meeting of the Society for Police and Criminal Psychology will be held from SUNDAY, September 25 through WEDNESDAY, September 28 in Austin Texas.   Proposals for presentations and posters are now being accepted.  The submission deadline is June 1, 2016. 

More information including a link to the proposal submission form

Recent Conferences

The 41st annual meeting of the Society was held in Atlanta, Georgia, September 30 - October 3, 2015. Conference Program

The 40th annual meeting of the Society was held in Las Vegas, Nevada on September 17-20, 2014. Conference Program

The 39th annual meeting of the Society held in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada on September 25-28, 2013 was wonderful.  Conference Program

The 2013 Asian Conference on Criminal and Operations Psychology (ACCOP) was a tremendous success.  More Information  

The Society for Police and Criminal Psychology is an international organization that welcomes as members all professionals and students interested in our field.


 In Memoriam

We are sorry to report the death of Dr. Lorraine Williams Greene on February 25, 2016. She will be missed both professionally and personally.  More information


Inside Police Psychology is a new blog by Gary Aumiller, Ph.D., ABPP.  More information

The City of Phoenix is seeking an Administrator of Employee Assistance and Wellness who provides in-house consultation to Police Department management.  For more information, search for this position on the city job website.

Evolution of Mass Murder: From Texas Tower Shooting to ISIS.  A two-day conference at Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas, May 23-24, 2016.  More information

Two Assistant Professors of Forensic and Legal Psychology are being sought by Marymount University in Arlington, VA.  Review begins immediately and continues until positions are filled.  More information

The Georgia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities is seeking candidates for several Forensic Psychology positions.  More information

International Academy of Investigative Psychology conference, May 13-14, 2016, John Jay College of Criminal Justice, New York City.  More information

The Right Wrong Thing, a new book from SPCP member Ellen Kirschman is now available.  More information

Riverside County California is seeking a full-time Pre-Employment Law Enforcement Psychologist.  More information 





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