Crime Prevention

The National Gang Center (NGC), with support from the Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA), will host a three-day training course titled “Basic Training for Street Gang Investigators.” The course will be held Tuesday, May 24, 2016 through Thursday, May 26, 2016 in Birmingham, AL.

Free Webinar: "People, Places, Patterns, and Problems: A Foundation for Crime Analysis"

On Wednesday, May 25, 2016, from 2:00 to 3:30 p.m. ET, the International Association of Directors of Law Enforcement Standards and Training (IADLEST), with support from the Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA), is pleased to offer a free Webinar: "People, Places, Patterns, and Problems: A Foundation for Crime Analysis."

Basic Training for Street Gang Investigators In Birmingham

 

About the Training

This training is made possible through funding from the Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA), Office of Justice Programs, U.S. Department of Justice. The three-day class offers basic, entry-level training to sworn officers newly assigned to work with street gangs or those with limited experience and/or no formal training in street gang investigations. Course topics may include:

Please join the Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) National Training and Technical Assistance Center (NTTAC) for the webinar, “Cost-Benefit Analysis for Reducing Recidivism” on Thursday, May 19 from 2:00 – 3:30 p.m. ET. All interested criminal justice professionals are encouraged to participate.

Please join the National Sheriffs’ Association (NSA) for the webinar, “Improving Tactical Decisionmaking: Knowing the Whys & Hows” on Thursday, May 12 at 2:00 p.m. ET. The purpose of this webinar is to discuss in detail the use-of-force concepts and principles that create a strong and defendable decisionmaking paradigm. It will also describe de-escalation techniques to help officers create a foundation to assist them to navigate any situation.

NSA Webinar - Improving Tactical Decision Making: Knowing the Whys & Hows

Society is plagued with stories about poor tactics and excessive use of force. As such, public outcry for change is louder than ever. As a result, many agencies have attempted quick fixes without a true understanding of some of the underlying use-of-force concepts and principles that create a strong and defendable decision-making paradigm.

Trauma-Informed Sexual Assault Investigation and Adjudication Conference

 

In the Not Alone report, the White House Task Force to Protect Students from Sexual Assault charged the National Center for Campus Public Safety (NCCPS) to develop a Trauma-Informed Sexual Assault Investigation and Adjudication curriculum for campus officials. To meet this mandate, we have worked with nationally recognized subject matter experts in the fields of sexual and gender-based violence investigations, Title IX, the Clery Act, victim's advocacy, student conduct, and psychology to develop and deliver this groundbreaking curriculum. 

Enhancing Tribal and State Collaborations to Build Sustainable Public Safety Partnerships

The course consists of topics including: Collaboration & Partnerships: MOU/MOA and Tribal Governance; Understanding Issues and Tribal Threats: Law & Legal, Sovereignty for Collaboration: Best Practices and Lessons Learned; Partnership & Stakeholder Resources. This training assists participants in overcoming collaborative tribal partnership challenges by: deploying the GAP Analysis process within their strategic planning process and initiate collaborations with appropriate structure to maximize tribal and non-tribal resources in a problem-solving environment.

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