Calendar of events

October 21, 2020 WEBINAR

This webinar discusses the experience of conducting an RCT of a long-term, repetitive social interaction training program in two US police departments. Results of the study from survey data and administrative data are discussed, however, issues and challenges for conducting this type of training...


October 21, 2020 WEBINAR

New technology that securely livestreams 911 emergency calls directly to officers in the field is making an impact on the public safety of communities across the country.  With Live911 software, patrol officers can monitor incoming 911 calls in real-time for their immediate area.  The software...


October 27, 2020 WEBINAR

Careers in law enforcement are already high-stress, but the added stress of COVID-19 can make life unbearable. This webinar will offer realistic practices and tips for first responders and their families to help address and manage stressors during a pandemic.


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October 27, 2020 WEBINAR

In an era when nearly everyone is equipped with a smart phone with audio-visual recording ability the number of recorded negative encounters between law enforcement and the public over the issue of officers being recorded is distressing. In the webinar we are going to discuss and hopefully...


October 27, 2020 WEBINAR

Public safety fleets, especially Police and Sheriffs, need to address safety at many levels, with being behind the wheels comprising of only one aspect. From officers, to control room staff, to vehicles and assets – each needs to perform optimally to respond to the needs of the public.

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October 28, 2020 WEBINAR

While only a minority of jails offer any form of medication for opioid use disorder (MOUD) – methadone, buprenorphine, naltrexone — many are exploring the feasibility of offering at least some form of MOUD given the number of individuals who are incarcerated who have OUD and are risk of overdose...


November 4, 2020 WEBINAR

During this webinar, the science of implicit bias will be discussed, and the research on implicit bias within the policing profession will be reviewed. A summary of the conflicting views surrounding police bias will be presented, together with objective evidence supporting various viewpoints....


November 5, 2020 WEBINAR

Crises cost time, money, customers and careers (usually in that order); and, in the worst of scenarios, lives. Whether a data breach, social media attack, bad press, litigation, investigation, civil unrest or scandal, great leaders understand how to be predictive and create organizational muscle...


November 17, 2020 WEBINAR

The National Missing and Unidentified Persons System (NamUs; www.NamUs.gov) is a national information clearinghouse and resource center for missing, unidentified, and unclaimed person cases across the United States.  Funded and administered by the National...


December 1, 2020 WEBINAR

Comprehensive crime gun investigative methods and tools work very well and show rapid results in smaller jurisdictions.  Prosecution of armed felons, drug dealers and gang members in a systematic way with mandatory prison time is also part of the equation.  Communication with the community is...