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Strategic Planning For The Law Enforcement Sector

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This course will introduce students to the tools and practical measures for successfully designing and implementing a strategic plan for law enforcement organizations. Students will learn strategic approaches that allow evaluation and measurement of fiscal responsibility, accountability, productivity, customer satisfaction, and cohesiveness of mission, with the intent of identifying best practices and overall organizational effectiveness.

This graduate-level course is 6 This course is available as part of a degree or certificate program. To enroll, speak with an Enrollment Representative.

Course details:

Credits: 3
Continuing education units: XX
Professional development units: XX
Duration: 6

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    Measurement and Evaluation

    • Identify a process for potential strategic plan revisions.
    • Identify tools and methods used to measure a strategic plan.
    • Determine criteria to measure the success of a strategic plan.
    • Develop measurement and evaluation processes.

    Strategic Planning

    • Identify the purpose and benefits of strategic planning.
    • Identify necessary tools for strategic plan development.
    • Describe the components of a strategic plan.

    Strategic Planning Preparation

    • Determine the stakeholders to include in the strategic planning process.
    • Explain the guidelines for systems analysis.
    • Identify methods to communicate the strategic plan process to internal and external stakeholders.
    • Determine how potential change barriers could affect the strategic plan.

    Part I: Developing the Strategic Plan

    • Identify the relationship between a strategic plan and the organization’s mission and vision statement.
    • Develop strategic planning objectives.
    • Develop short-term and long-term goals.

    Part II: Developing the Strategic Plan

    • Determine the internal and external effects of a strategic plan.
    • Determine a process to gain feedback from those affected by the strategic plan.
    • Develop a strategic plan.

    Implementing the Strategic Plan

    • Develop a process to implement a strategic plan.
    • Develop strategies to manage plan implementation.
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