Volunteers in Police Service
Enhancing public safety
one person at a time.
Protecting our cities, states and nation is a responsibility we all share. Our security is not dependent upon only law enforcement agencies but upon every citizen. As a member of Volunteers in Police Service (VIPS), you can help your local authorities make your hometown a safer place. Learn more about VIPS and how you can get involved.
The VIPS program acts as a gateway to information for citizens interested in law enforcement volunteer programs. Those willing to offer their time and skills can assist local law enforcement in a variety of ways including:
To find a VIPS program near you, click here.
VIPS is funded by the Department of Justice (DOJ) and managed and implemented by the International Association of Chiefs of Police.