Panama City Beach!
Named one of the top 25 beaches in the U.S. by TripAdvisor

Come experience the exquisite beauty of this part of Florida.  With 27-miles of beaches, two state parks, miles of hiking and biking trails, and 100 public beach access points, it goes without saying that there’s a lot to see and do in Panama City Beach. As you explore, you’ll find that each area has its own unique flavor and character.  To see more of the area, click on the links below.
Panama City Beach

The Role of Supportive Leadership in
Maintaining the Health, Safety and Wellness of Your Personnel

  • Hear directly from an officer who was shot 5 times and survived;
  • Learn how to provide support and prevent stress related problems following an active shooter event;
  • Understand how physical fitness has a positive impact on one’s overall well being;
  • Hear from professional speaker, Dale Henry who will discuss leading during difficult times in policing.
Registration Type



Chief Executive / Initial Registrant



Additional Command Staff



Installation & Awards Banquet Ticket
With purchase of full registration



Installation & Awards Banquet Ticket only









Conference Hotel

Sheraton Bay Point Resort
4114 Jan Cooley Driver
Panama City Beach, FL 32408
850-236-6000 or 866-716-8134 (make sure you mention that you are booking under the Florida Police Chiefs Association room block)

To make your reservation online, click here.

Special Conference Rate: $149
Includes Self-Parking, 10% discount on all resort amenities on property, Resort transportation, Daily in-lobby newspaper, Guestroom internet, 24hr fitness center, acces to Resort Pools and Private Bay Beach

Cut-off date for reservations is 4:00 pm on July 24, 2018.  Cancellations must be made 72 hours prior to arrival date to avoid penalty.

1 Blue Line Innovations 53 Bartow Ford
2 ProPhoenix 54 Blue Line Safety Products
3 Williams Communications 55 Flying Cross
4 DART Range Trainer 56 Cardiac Science
5 TI Training 57 Federal Eastern International
6 Crossmatch 58 Architects Design Group
7 HG2 59 Leads Online
8 Pileum Corporation/BodyWorn 60 Lou’s Police Distributors
9 Database Financial Services, Inc. 61 Parks Advocacy
10 Fla Dept of Health-Unlicensed Activity Prog. 62 NDI Recognition Systems
11 SaferWatch 63 Patterson Pope, Inc.
12 Sig Sauer 64 Bartow Ford
13 WatchGuardVideo 65 Bartow Ford
14 Verra Mobility Government Solutions 66 Bartow Ford
15 Panasonic 67 Glock, Inc.
16 Brother Mobile 68 Gemalto
17 Panasonic 69 Tyler Technologies
18 Sheriff’s Ranches Enterprises 70 Verizon
19 SD Air 71 Southern Software, Inc.
20 Dewberry 72 Altra Medical
21 HG2 73 Stalker Radar
22 HG2 74 FN America
23 Whelen Engineering 75 Motorola Solutions
24 Whelen Engineering 76 USA Software
25 Whelen Engineering 77 AECOM
26 Ring 78 Secure Watch 24
27 Computer Information Systems 79 Ajax Building Corp.
28 NICE Public Safety 80 Vetted Solutions
29 Mutualink 81 Vetted Solutions
30 The Bancorp 82 Southeastern University
31 GL Distributors 83 Aptean APS-Advanced Public Safety
32 The Retirement Advantage 84 Equature
33 Visual Labs 85 AeroClave LLC
34 Sensys America 86 Priority Dispatch
35 IPTM 87 Schedule Express
36 Facelogics 88 SmartCop
37 Blauer Manufacturing Co 89 Redflex Traffic Systems
38 Detail Kommander 90 Star & Shied
39 Superion 91 Star & Shield
40 Federal Signal 92 AT&T Public Safety Solutions
41 Mark43 93 AXON
42 Stanard & Associates 94 One Beat CPR+AED
43 NC4 95 ATS Armor
44 Galls, LLC 96 Virtual Academy
45 Apex Mobile 97 Total Intelligence Group, Inc.
46 Benchmark Analytics 98 Elbeco, Inc.
47 Nat’l Law Enforcement Officer Memorial Fd 99 Simpson Sales
48 Dana Safety Supply T-1 Fla Criminal Justice Executive Institute
49 Morganelli & Associates T-2 Commission for Florida Accreditation
50 SafetyNet Tracking Systems T-3 FPCA Store
51 Bartow Ford T-4 FPCA Store
52 Bartow Ford


Booth space is limited to vendors with products or services that directly relate to law enforcement and public safety. FPCA reserves the right to refuse participation based on eligibility requirements or for any other reason. Only one company per booth – NO EXCEPTIONS! No construction will be allowed on the sides of any booth which would obstruct the view of adjacent booths. All decorative materials must be flame-proofed. No merchandise may extend out of exhibit booths into the aisles.


Booths include table draping, two chairs, a sign and booth rental.  If you need electric or telecommunications please complete the Vendor Requrest Form that will be forwarded to you at a later date by our contractor, Goben Convention Services. Call Goben Convention Services at 407-872-2223 for any equipment rentals.


Any damage to the building of the exhibitor(s) must be paid for by the exhibitor. Exhibitors will be required to keep their booths neatly arranged and clean. Janitorial services is provided. Exhibitors agree to conform to all rules and fire regulations of the facility.


The Sheraton Bay Point Resort has strict rules governing the hanging of signs on walls or from ceilings. If you need to hang something, you must make arrangements with the Sheraton Bay Point Resort before the conference.


Exhibit hall shall be strictly closed except for hours designated on official program. Exhibit hall will be secured immediately after closing hours to protect the exhibits and merchandise. Security will be provided by local law enforcement officials during off hours. Nothing shall be removed during the period of the exhibit from the exhibitor’s space until the closing of the Expo without FPCA approval. VENDORS WILL BE CHARGED A FEE OF $200 FOR EARLY BREAKDOWN AND LAST BOOTH CHOICE AT THE NEXT FPCA EXPO ATTENDED.


The Exhibitor agrees to make no claims for any reason, including negligence, against the FPCA, the Conference Committee, the Sheraton Bay Point Resort or their members, agents or employees for loss, theft, damage or destruction of exhibit items; nor for any injury to exhibitors while in the exhibit building; nor for any damage of any nature, including damage to his business by reason of the failure to provide space for the exhibit or removal of the exhibit, nor for failure to hold the exhibit as scheduled.

The Exhibitor assumes the entire responsibility and liability for losses, damages, and claims arising out of exhibitor’s activities on the Hotel premises.  The Exhibitor agrees to indemnify and hold harmless the Hotel, its owner, and its management company, as well as their respective agents, servants, and employees from any and all such losses, damages, and claims arising out of: (1) the failure of the Exhibitor, its employees or agents, to comply with the terms and conditions of this agreement; and (2) the negligent acts or omissions of the Exhibitor, its employees, agents, or subcontractors.


Your signature on the Application & Contract for Exhibit Space indicates that your company agrees to abide by these terms, conditions and rules.