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CN Advisory: Moderate Concern

National Association of Chiefs of Police

An association for professionals in law enforcement

two stars

75.75

6350 Horizon Drive Titusville, FL 32780
tel: (321) 264-0911   Web Site
EIN: 59-1164090

Board Leadership
Jack L. Rinchich
National President

CEO
Barry Shepherd
Executive Director

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On December 19, 2019, National Association of Chiefs of Police entered into an Assurance of Discontinuance with the Office of the Minnesota Attorney General. For this reason, we have issued a Moderate Concern CN Advisory. For more information regarding this matter, please see the Assurance of Discontinuance.


This charity has received a Moderate Concern Advisory due to an open or pending investigation regarding allegations of possible illegal activity, improper conduct, organizational mismanagement, or other matters of concern. Please note that this investigation has not concluded and that the allegations being investigated have not been confirmed by the U.S. legal system. Charity Navigator aims to provide donors and users with as much information as possible in order to make an informed giving decision. This advisory will be updated once we become aware that the investigation is completed. The views and opinions expressed here are those of the authors of sources used for the reported information, and not those of Charity Navigator. Charity Navigator is not responsible for the nature or content of the information presented through such external sources and websites. For more information on how or when we decide to publish a CN Advisory, please review our methodology.

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 75.75 two stars
  Financial 65.85 one star
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1967, the National Association of Chiefs of Police (NACOP) promotes and supports the law enforcement profession through a variety of programs and services. NACOP encourages leadership of command law enforcement and private security within the United States and her territories. NACOP encourages a free exchange of information between men and women presently engaged in law enforcement, reserves, security, etc., through publications, meetings, regional training, research endeavors, films and study courses. It also creates the opportunity to recognize and encourage citizens and law enforcement officers for their community deeds of bravery and valor through the medium of an awards program.

Founded in 1967, the National Association of Chiefs of Police (NACOP) promotes and supports the law enforcement profession through a variety of programs and services. NACOP encourages leadership of command law enforcement and private security within the United States and her territories. NACOP encourages a free exchange of information between men and women presently engaged in law enforcement, reserves, security, etc., through publications, meetings, regional training, research endeavors, films and study courses. It also creates the opportunity to recognize and encourage citizens and law enforcement officers for their community deeds of bravery and valor through the medium of an awards program.

Financial

one star

65.85

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 05/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
41.9%
  Administrative Expenses 12.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 45.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.60
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.47
  Program Expenses Growth 3.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 10.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Association of Chiefs of Police on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Association of Chiefs of Police on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
National Association of Chiefs of Police (FL) 75.75 two stars
Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation (NY) 98.23 four stars
Atlanta Police Foundation (GA) 85.55 three stars
100 Club of Arizona (AZ) 90.06 four stars
National Fallen Firefighters Foundation (MD) 93.91 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,156,372
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $179,250
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,335,622
   Program Service Revenue $401,169
Total Primary Revenue $2,736,791
   Other Revenue $283,521
TOTAL REVENUE $3,020,312
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,446,977
   Administrative Expenses $411,562
   Fundraising Expenses $1,384,752
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,243,291
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-222,979
   
Net Assets $5,158,019

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
Education, Recognition, Support, and Public Awareness $1,446,977 100.0%

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Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-09 05/01/2021 75.75 two stars
-- 04/16/2021 --Moderate Concern Advisory

On December 19, 2019, National Association of Chiefs of Police entered into an Assurance of Discontinuance with the Office of the Minnesota Attorney General. For this reason, we have issued a Moderate Concern CN Advisory. For more information regarding this matter, please see the Assurance of Discontinuance.

2018-09 07/01/2019 77.32 two stars
2017-09 07/01/2018 77.64 two stars
2016-09 10/01/2017 73.95 two stars
2016-09 09/01/2017 73.95 two stars
2016-09 08/01/2017 73.43 two stars
2016-09 04/01/2017 29.06 zero star
2015-09 06/01/2016 26.93 zero star
 
CN 2.0
2015-09 03/01/2016 26.93 zero star
2014-09 09/01/2015 26.17 zero star
2013-09 08/01/2014 27.11 zero star
2012-09 08/01/2013 27.11 zero star
2011-09 05/01/2012 65.04 one star
2010-09 09/20/2011 65.76 one star
 
CN 1.0
2009-09 08/01/2010 60.38 one star
2008-09 07/01/2009 57.36 one star
2007-09 06/01/2008 56.71 one star
2006-09 05/01/2007 69.71 one star
2005-09 06/01/2006 72.87 two stars
2004-09 06/01/2005 70.42 two stars

Historical CN Advisories

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 59-1164090
Name in IRS Master File NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF CHIEFS OF POLICE INC
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (60) Museum, zoo, planetarium, etc.
(149) Other instruction and training
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date April, 1971
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • September, 2018
  • September, 2017
  • September, 2016
  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$108,598 3.34% Barry Shepherd Chief Executive Officer
Other Salaries of Note
$109,348 3.37% Brent Shepherd Chief Financial Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
National Association of Chiefs of Police (FL) 75.75 two stars
Virginia Sheriffs' Institute (VA) 86.63 three stars
New York City Police Foundation (NY) 86.92 three stars
National Fallen Firefighters Foundation (MD) 93.91 four stars
FDNY Foundation (NY) 97.94 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

National Association of Chiefs of Police
6350 Horizon Drive
Titusville, FL 32780
tel: (321) 264-0911
fax: (321) 264-0033
EIN: 59-1164090

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Board Leadership

Jack L. Rinchich
National President

CEO

Barry Shepherd
Executive Director

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