Victims of Crime

The National Alliance for Drug Endangered Children (DEC) is hosting their 13th Annual Conference: Saving Children, Saving Families, Saving Communities. The conference will be held in Reno, Nevada from Tuesday, October 25, 2016, through Thursday, October 27, 2016. Organizations and individuals interested in attending can now register and submit proposals for workshop ideas.

The National Gang Center (NGC), through funding from the Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA), will be offering its Advanced Gang Investigations Training course in Little Rock, Arkansas, on Tuesday, July 26 – Wednesday, July 27. This training has been developed for gang officers and intelligence analysts currently assigned to gang investigations or others who engage with street gangs as part of their law enforcement duties.

26th Annual Problem-Oriented Policing Conference


26th Annual Problem-Oriented Policing Conference

October 24-26, 2016
Mission Palms Hotel and Conference Center
Tempe, Arizona

Sponsored by
The Center for Problem-Oriented Policing

Hosted by
Tempe Police Department and the Arizona State University School of Criminology and Criminal Justice

National Gang Center - Advanced Gang Training Investigations - Little Rock, AR

The Advanced Gang Investigations training provides insight into techniques to investigate gang crimes and advanced tools for gang investigations, including information regarding how to integrate intelligence analysis and crime analysis. The training is designed to offer flexibility based on the needs of the law enforcement agencies in the geographical area where the training is being offered. The training provides awareness of existing tools, resources, and guidelines for gang investigators.

Violence Reduction Network (VRN) Webinar: Utilizing License Plate Readers for Violence Reduction, June 15th, 2:00 - 3:00 p.m.

The purpose of this webinar is to provide law enforcement officials with an overview of the value of automated license plate readers (ALPRs), including how to establish a program, the development of policies for ALPR use, ALPR successes, and the development of implementation plans.   

The speakers for this webinar are:

The Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) National Training and Technical Assistance Center (NTTAC) is pleased to release the spring 2016 edition of the BJA Training and Technical Assistance (TTA) Provider Directory. The BJA TTA Provider Directory enables BJA staff, BJA TTA providers, and criminal justice practitioners to quickly access key information about BJA providers and give them an understanding of the breadth of justice expertise available.

BJA NTTAC Webinar - "Tips for Reporting on Training Performance Metrics"

On Tuesday, June 14, from 3:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. ET, the Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) National Training and Technical Assistance Center (NTTAC) will host the webinar "Tips for Reporting on Training Performance Metrics". The webinar will review the performance metrics associated with training engagements in the BJA Training and Technical Assistance (TTA) Reporting Portal, and offer tips for entering training activities and reporting training performance metrics thoroughly and accurately.