January 23-25, 2022
Hyatt Bellevue in Philadelphia

The 9th Police Recruitment and Retention Summit


We are thrilled to be back together live and in person for the Police Recruitment and Retention Summit's 9th meeting. Known for providing innovative strategies to improve your recruiting efforts and increase retention rates, 2022's summit brings together police personnel from every corner of the nation for two days of learning and networking. Hear from experts as they examine national trends and share actionable tactics for more effective recruitment campaigns & keys to unlocking your workforce's potential. Join us in January and you'll come away prepared to tackle this intensely competitive market successfully.


To be compliant with the city of Philadelphia’s updated vaccine mandate, The Police Recruitment & Retention Summit taking place at the Bellevue Hotel will now require proof of vaccination for all attendees, speakers, sponsors, and staff to gain access to the event. Please note this is a change to our previous health & safety guidelines.


Who Should Attend

With a wide variety of topics that focus on issues related to officer recruitment and retention, this summit is the nation’s marquee event to attend for all police and public safety personnel with job functions such as:

  • Sheriffs
  • Police Chiefs
  • Deputy Chiefs/Sheriffs
  • Captains
  • Lieutenants
  • Sergeants
  • Majors
  • Detectives
  • Chiefs of Staff
  • Commanders
  • Human resource professionals
  • Directors of Personnel and Recruitment

Top Reasons

  • Benefit from a new and interactive pre-conference workshop and walk away with new ideas to enhance recruiting tactics and improve the application process
  • Hear what’s worked well, what hasn’t, and exchange insights with other police departments during facilitated roundtable discussions
  • Network with likeminded professionals in an open and safe environment
  • Discover how to triumph over fear and adversity and the importance of resiliency in law enforcement with a keynote address from renowned speaker David Atkins
  • Tap into new marketing strategies and tools to cast a wider net and reach the best candidates
  • Discover how to improve your organization’s diversity efforts and learn what has worked for other departments from across the nation
  • Find out how to collect, decipher, and utilize data to solve common recruitment and retention related issues
  • Implement proven techniques to improve culture in the workplace and form more meaningful, fulfilling relationships with valued members of your team
  • Overhaul your cadet program to attract new recruits with the long-term goal of them joining your department

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