Chief Christopher Mannino
CHIEF CHRISTOPHER MANNINO
Chief Mannino, in his 22nd year in law enforcement, serves in the Chicago area and teaches social media strategies and problem oriented policing across the country. His agency’s law enforcement social media efforts have been featured by major Chicago media market news networks as well as received national attention. The Chief presented at both the 2016 and 2017 Problem Oriented Policing Conferences (Naperville,IL and Peoria, IL). He is a graduate of the 237th session of the FBI National Academy where his studies focused on public relations for law enforcement. He also holds a Master’s Degree in Political and Justice Studies.
Mannino serves on the Illinois Association of Chiefs of Police Public Relations Committee and is a social media manager for the International Association of Chiefs of Police- US Section.
Mannino is also an adjunct law enforcement instructor, instructing on “Implementing a Social Media Strategy for Law Enforcement” and “Implementing Problem Oriented Policing” for law enforcement mobile training units across the country. His goal is to help law enforcement personnel better represent their agencies and engage their communities while understanding legal considerations and the challenges posed by social media.