HINESBURG, Vt. — The Vermont Association of Chiefs of Police (VACOP) is today encouraging the Vermont State Legislature to fund a statewide study of all law enforcement agencies to accurately collect data and offer authoritative conclusions on racial bias during traffic stops.
The general nature and object of this ASSOCIATION shall be:
closer cooperation of all law enforcement agencies in seeking the detection and prevention of crime
in the enlightenment and education of the general public to cooperate fully with the law enforcement work
ourselves to strive for the highest degree of respect for, and maintenance of, law and order
legislation for the protection of those whom we serve, and the advancement and welfare of the police profession
A Unified Voice
to form a singular voice
for the advancement
of the police profession.