Lone Star Leadership

Topics Covered:

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  • Understanding organizational culture
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  • Roundtable discussion: Bring a trending issue or best practice from your agency or state to discuss
  • 360 Community Policing: The Evolution of 21st Century Law Enforcement
  • Building financial strength in police families
  • Explore the S.H.I.E.L.D: Strength and Honor In Everyday Lawful Decisions

Who Should Attend:

  • Chiefs of Police and Command Staff from outside the state of Texas that want to continually grow in ability and leadership.

Course Hours:

    Participants will receive documentation of 40 hours that may be submitted to POST (or comparable)


May 20 - 24, 2018

Course Cost:

$1195 per person

Location Information:

Bill Blackwood
Law Enforcement Management Institute of Texas
Criminal Justice Center
Sam Houston State University
1600 Bobby K. Marks Blvd.
Huntsville, Texas 77341-2417
Phone: 800-477-9248
Fax: 936-294-3926

Hotel Information: *

University Hotel - SHSU
1610 Bobby K. Marks Drive
Huntsville, TX 77340
Phone: 936-291-2151

* Unless otherwise noted, hotel arrangements are the responsibility of the participant.

Lone Star Leadership is a mirror course of the Texas Police Chief Leadership Series (TPCLS). The Texas Police Chief Leadership Series is designed to assist top police administrators in developing their leadership skills and in recognizing those factors that impact the effectiveness of law enforcement agencies. The program is taught by nationally recognized experts in each area of the curriculum to provide the highest caliber of instruction available. LEMIT is the only training provider and TPCLS is the only course to fulfill the TCOLE training requirements for Texas Police Chiefs as set forth in The Education Code, Section 96.641.

Course cost includes 5 nights at University Hotel (located next to LEMIT Building), welcome reception on Sunday afternoon, and meals (breakfast at hotel, lunch Monday-Thursday, one evening dinner).

Schedule for the Week:

Please arrive at the hotel on Sunday, May 19th by 4:00 p.m.
Class begins at 8:00 a.m. and ends at 5:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday; Friday class begins at 8:00 a.m. and ends at noon. The program involves working lunches (lunch is provided).
Recommendation is to book airline flight leaving IAH after 3:00 pm

For more information, contact:

Law Enforcement Management Institute of Texas
George J. Beto Criminal Justice Building
Sam Houston State University
Huntsville, TX 77341-2417
Fax: (936) 294-3926
Phone: 800-477-9248

Cancellation Policy:

If the participant has already paid, he/she will be refunded half the cost of the registration fee if written notice of cancellation is received by the Program Coordinator no later than seven (7) business days prior to the program. No refunds are available after this date, but substitution into a TPCLS session at the LEMIT Building, in Huntsville, TX is permitted. Please be aware that Sunday afternoon and evening events are not included in TPCLS sessions.