Upcoming Events

St. Louis Chapter Kickoff Meeting

posted Mar 14, 2016, 12:16 PM by Marcan Board   [ updated Mar 14, 2016, 12:20 PM ]

The MARCAN Executive Board is pleased to announce the formation of a brand new committee to grow our membership and influence in the St. Louis metro area. This four person committee will be hosting an informational meeting on Friday, March 25th, 2016 from 1130-1300 hrs at the St. Louis County Police Academy, 1266 Sutter Ave, Wellston, MO. This meeting will discuss the advantages of crime analysis for your department, the benefits of a MARCAN membership, and the Committee's 2016 plans and goals for the network. Free lunch is provided!

Check out our St. Louis page for more info and the link to RSVP to the meeting. Questions can be directed to Committee Chair Briana Shawver at bshawver@stlouisco.com.

2016 Membership Renewal

posted Jan 20, 2016, 11:32 AM by Marcan Board   [ updated Jan 20, 2016, 11:32 AM ]

We are now accepting renewals and new memberships for the 2016 calendar year! It only costs $35 for existing members or $40 for new members and IACA membership is included. To apply, fill out the form found on our Membership page now!

2015 Holiday Luncheon

posted Nov 12, 2015, 9:46 AM by Marcan Board   [ updated Nov 12, 2015, 9:47 AM ]

2015 Holiday Luncheon
More details to come soon!
  • Where: Olathe Police Department, 501 E Old 56 Hwy, Olathe, KS 66061
  • When: December 11th from 1130-1330
  • What: Full lunch, completely free to all MARCAN members and their bosses!

"MARCAN Presents" Next Event-August 14th

posted Jul 10, 2015, 9:22 AM by Marcan Board

"Tips & Tricks for Analysts: Social Media & Research Engines"

Have you been asked to create an undercover account or do some digging through social media accounts? This training will help you get started with that as well as cover tips & tricks you might not have seen before. Topics include:
  • Creating undercover accounts for social media sites.
  • Best practices for searching Facebook, Twitter, and social media search engines.
  • Google shortcuts & search operators.
  • Geospatial Tools.
  • Referral blocking.
  • Anonymization Tools.
  • People/Personal Data search engines.
Check out the training page for all the details and to register!

"MARCAN Presents" Next Event-April 17th

posted Mar 27, 2015, 2:02 PM by Marcan Board   [ updated Mar 27, 2015, 2:03 PM ]

"Did it work? Using Operational Analysis to Measure Success"

Is your agency planning to implement a new strategy to combat crime? Or better yet, has your agency asked you to evaluate a program that has been put into action? Are you now tasked with figuring out how to evaluate such a program? This presentation will address some aspects of program evaluations so that you as the analyst can strategically and accurately measure success. The best place for the analyst is to be in the beginning discussion of program implementation - before any new program is implemented. However, this is not always the case and the analyst has to gather measures from the data that is available. This class will cover some of the things analysts “need to know before they need to know,” as well as what you can do with data that is already available.

Check out the training page for all the details!

2014 Election Results

posted Dec 15, 2014, 8:52 AM by Marcan Board   [ updated Dec 15, 2014, 8:53 AM ]

Thank you to everyone who ran and voted in this year's elections! Your 2015 Executive Board:

  • Kyle Stoker, President
  • Adrienne Galbrecht, Vice President of Administration
  • Sabrina Potts, Vice President of Membership
  • Amy Warkentin, Secretary
  • Ilena Spalding, Treasurer
  • Josie Villa, Training Director

2014 Holiday Luncheon

posted Nov 13, 2014, 10:21 AM by Marcan Board   [ updated Nov 13, 2014, 10:21 AM ]

cordially invites you to our
December 12th, 1100-1300 hrs
at the 
Overland Park Police Department
12400 Foster Street (Training Room A)
We will be providing a buffet style lunch for members to enjoy & 
will have a rolling slideshow of our member’s 2014 achievements! 
Please invite your Commanders to join us as well!

There is no cost to attend.

Please R.S.V.P. by December 5th to: Josie Villa at jvilla@ci.shawnee.ks.us

12400 Foster St

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