Calendar of events

January 27, 2021 WEBINAR

Motivational Conversation is a skill that managers must use to move their people along a well-intended path toward improvement.  Motivation Conversation is a powerful tool that is to be used for the benefit of the team, team member, and the organization.  The following concepts and questions...


January 28, 2021 WEBINAR

Law enforcement professionals serve on the front lines of humanity’s worst-case events, and nearly 70 percent of officers report that stressful work experiences have caused ongoing emotional issues, leading to a wide range of consequences including sleep difficulties, relationship problems, and...


January 28, 2021 WEBINAR

In today’s environment, the way citizens view facts, define certainty, and classify information no longer adheres to traditional rules. Fundamental changes have made it easier for domestic and foreign threats to exploit and amplify vital information to sow discord, push foreign nations’ policy...


February 2, 2021 WEBINAR

Despite using multiple strategies to prevent inmates from killing themselves, suicide is still the leading cause of death in jails. Tweaks and adjustments to current suicide prevention practices are needed in most rural and urban jails across the country. This webinar will focus on modifying 8...


February 3, 2021 WEBINAR

With COVID-19 rampant across the U.S., sheriffs in Pennsylvania sought to find a way to continue their auctions without risking further spread of the infection. A progressive sheriff decided to transition his county’s sheriff sales to an online auction format. Other sheriffs quickly followed...


February 3, 2021 WEBINAR

Fentanyl and drugs containing fentanyl are the leading cause of overdose deaths in America.  Law enforcement officers are encountering this deadly drug with increasing frequency during traffic stops, on calls for service, and while conducting searches of homes, business and jail facilities. ...


February 4, 2021 WEBINAR

Unlike other implicit bias training, this module provides a different perspective. The executive state is the capacity to engage in complex problem-solving. The module bridges the gap between the research of cognitive psychologists on how the brain works and research by social psychologists on...


February 4, 2021 WEBINAR

From the minute you step into the puppy mill, it is important to capture the images and the cacophony of the living conditions.  Large Scale seizures all have the same thing in common; numerous animals.  How to document the scene at a puppy mill to make sure you tell the story.  As a prosecutor...


February 6, 2021 to February 9, 2021 EVENT

The 2021 NSA Winter Legislative & Technology has been cancelled. 

Dear NSA Community,

Thank you for your patience and understanding as NSA continues to support sheriffs’ offices in navigating through the COVID-19 pandemic.  We’ve heard from many of you and know...


February 11, 2021 WEBINAR

How well do you perceive your own actions and behaviors impacts the way you treat others? During this session, we’ll discuss the importance of Self-Perception and Self-Awareness in the context of Public Safety and Criminal Justice, and how A wrong tactical move or a poor choice of communication...