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The NTOA Announces New Section Chairs

We are pleased to announce the addition of new Section Chairs to the NTOA. The NTOA Sections play a critical role in facilitating discussions, researching current issues and developing recommendations for the board of directors on contemporary and emerging...

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NTOA Board of Directors Candidates – Election 2018

The NTOA Board of Directors election for the 2019-2021 term will take place online from Oct. 1, 2018 (8:00 a.m.) to Oct. 31, 2018 (5:00 p.m.) MST.   Western Region Candidates from the Western region are now posted on our website.   Central Region Incumbent Director...

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NTOA Releases 2018 Tactical Response and Operations Standard

In July 2017, the NTOA once again began the arduous task of updating the Tactical Response and Operations Standard for Law Enforcement Agencies (TROS). Keeping in mind the impact that this document has on our profession, it was critical that input from our members was...

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2018 Educational Scholarship Winners Announced

We congratulate the accomplished students who were awarded our 2018 "James Torkar Educational Scholarship." Each winner demonstrated outstanding scholastic achievement and community service. This program benefits the children of members of the association and provides...

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Announcing NTOA Section Chair Openings

NTOA Sections play a critical role in facilitating discussions, researching current issues and developing recommendations for the board of directors on contemporary and emerging trends in law enforcement special operations. NTOA sections are comprised of practicing...

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Phoenix Conference Scholarship Winners Announced

We are excited to announce scholarship winners for our 2017 tactical conference in Phoenix, Arizona. Again this year, the NTOA and its generous sponsors offered scholarships to “individual” members of NTOA. These scholarships cover the conference fee and room cost for...

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