Tallahassee, Fla. – The Florida Police Chiefs Education & Research Foundation (FPCERF) today announced it has received $5,000 in public safety funding from the Motorola Solutions Foundation to provide training for Florida’s law enforcement executives. The grant will allow FPCERF to provide police chiefs with leadership development training with an emphasis on effective communication skills.

“We can’t thank Motorola enough for giving us the resources to enhance the training we provide to our law enforcement members,” said Amy Mercer, executive director of the Florida Police Chiefs Association and FPCERF. “Good communication – both internal and external – is essential to successful law enforcement agencies.”

Florida Police Chiefs Foundation Receives Public Safety Grant from Motorola