Jim Bueermann

Jim Bueermann

Jim Bueerman was appointed as the fourth Police Foundation President in 2012. He was Chief of the Redlands (CA) Police Department from 1998 to 2011, culminating 33 years with the department. Bueermann has been inducted into the Hall of Fame at the George Mason University Center for Evidence Based Crime Policy and the Hall of Fame at the School of Behavioral Science at California State University, San Bernardino. He served as an Executive Fellow with the U.S. Department of Justice’s National Institute of Justice and as a Senior Fellow at George Mason University. He is on the policing advisory boards of Cambridge University and George Mason University. He is a graduate of California State University, the University of Redlands, the FBI National Academy and the California Command College.

From the Police Foundation President

By Jim Bueermann
We are delighted to begin a new phase in the Police Foundation’s commitment to crime analysis and crime mapping. The original Crime Mapping News, which was published by the Police Foundation for nearly a decade, had a strong following and highlighted many innovative concepts in a new and exciting field. Although the field has grown and expanded, there is still a pressing need for a clearinghouse for these innovations and insights…