Calendar of events

January 14, 2020 WEBINAR

Too many times police strategic plans are not implemented because they are not tied to the budget and they have limited community support. The police alone cannot make a community safe.  The community and police need to work together to address the key critical issues that impact public safety...


January 15, 2020 WEBINAR

Religious ministries have the potential to help jail staff, incarcerated people, and family members.  Too often, unfortunately, there is unintended friction between jail staff and religious volunteers.  This friction can interfere with the success of jail ministries.  By discussing key issues...


January 16, 2020 WEBINAR

Rural communities face unique law enforcement challenges in terms of practical responses. While all law enforcement agencies have resource allocation challenges, the environments of rural agencies are different than the urban environments.  This webinar will present strategies for the rural...


January 21, 2020 to January 24, 2020 TRAINING

For the last seven years we have been working with law enforcement organizations and fire departments to help them identify talented women in their organization to develop.  We focus on helping individuals to cultivate their leadership skills and develop a strategic plan for their career....

Location: Palm Beach Sheriff's Office, 4215 Cherry Road, West Palm Beach, FL 33409

January 21, 2020 WEBINAR

As police agencies continue to struggle with more questions than answers about homelessness, many are starting homeless outreach teams (HOTs) to permanently address the problem rather than the symptoms.

In the sequel to “The Top 10 Reasons to Start a Police Homeless Outreach Team”,...


January 23, 2020 WEBINAR

This webinar focuses on how many gangs have shifted from their traditional roots and are forming hybrid gangs.  Moreover, gangs are moving away from traditional gang crimes and have transitioned to committing crimes of opportunity and profit.  This webinar will provide information on how to...


January 23, 2020 WEBINAR

In this three-part webinar series, you will receive an overview and survey of how these cases are being investigated and presented for prosecution consideration, and changing trends in response to community and law enforcement concerns. We will start with discussing options on investigations and...


January 28, 2020 to January 30, 2020 TRAINING

Hosted by: Orange County Corrections Department
Lead Instructor: Carrie Hill

This three-day workshop addresses the key legal issues that jails confront every day. Also discussed are the Supreme Court decisions of the last 12 months, which are...

Location: Valencia College School of Public Safety, 8600 Valencia College Lane, Orlando, FL 32825

January 30, 2020 WEBINAR

The animal control officer, law enforcement officer, or humane investigator’s success depends on their ability to leverage both public and private partnerships in the field. This is especially true when pursuing a criminal investigation involving animals. This session will focus on ways to...


February 4, 2020 WEBINAR

This webinar will briefly describe the characteristics of individuals on the autism spectrum as well as a brief description of common situations in which individuals with autism encounter law enforcement officers.  We will then explore strategies for successfully interacting with individuals...