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The 2024 Black Chief Officers Committee Conference and Symposium July 21- 28. Theme: "Resilient Leadership: There will be a Test."  Conference Registration is now OPEN.
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Highlights from the 2023 BCOC Conference and Symposium 

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About Us

The BCOC is a premier educational and networking organization representing Black Chief Officers in emergency response and preparedness services in the United States, Africa, United Kingdom, and the Caribbean.

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Captain Moses Jeffries IV awarded the BCOC 2023 Scholarship Read More

Chief John Butler installed as IAFC President

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