Specialty Board Certification:

Board certification in Police & Public Safety Psychology is provided by the American Board of Police & Public Safety Psychology (ABPPSP), a specialty board of the American Board of Professional Psychology (ABPP).  For details, go to

Sources of Specialty Recognition:

American Psychological Association, Commission on Recognition of Specialties and Proficiencies in Professional Psychology.

International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP)

Police Psychological Services Section

Society for Police & Criminal Psychology (SPCP)