APSA Resource Collection

MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING BETWEEN FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION, UNMANNED AIRCRAFT SYSTEMS INTEGRATION OFFICE AN D THE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE, OFFICE OF JUSTICE PROGRAMS, NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF JUSTICE CONCERNING OPERATION OF UNMANNED AIRCRAFT SYSTEMS BY LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES PDF

The MOU also contains information on the requirements for law enforcement use of UAS.

Being Safer at a Small Aircraft or Helicopter Accident Scene, ARFF News, Volume 2 PDF

Office of Justice Program Grants 101
OJP Grants 101 features step-by-step guidance on how to apply for funding.

Flying While Armed PDF
Instructions for state and local law enforcement officers flying armed, effective November 15, 2008.

Joint Powers Agreement for Airborne Law Enforcement Services (ABLE) PDF
The joint powers agreement provides for the cooperative effort between Costa Mesa and Newport Beach in the exercise of some or all of their powers to establish a regional air support unit. This document has been provided by an APSA member from ABLE to help those of you who may be considering establishing a similar cooperative arrangement.

FAA Security Options PPS
This PowerPoint Presentation (11.8 MB) contains important information relative to the FAA's Security Operations Division and it's responsibility for coordinating with state and local authorities on airspace restrictions and TFR use.

Public Use Aircraft 130kb The Public Aircraft Issues Resource Book was designed to help you better understanding the complex issues dealing with the operation of public aircraft.   It includes FAA Advisory Circulars, various articles, public laws, FAA interpretations and associated documents to assist the student in better.

Pre-Accident Plan PDF
This plan was designed by a member to serve as a guide for mishap investigation.

FAA Advisory Circular Library
This searchable library includes FAA Series 150 Advisory Circulars (ACs).

Public Law 103-411
Full copy of Public Law 103-411.