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September 2014

When: Sep 17 - 20
Where: Hilton Clearwater Beach, Clearwater, FL, US
Community: C2J Open Forum

Crime and Justice in the South: Considering the Legacy of the Past and the Outlook for the Future We’re headed back to Florida’s beautiful Gulf Coast! The 2014 conference will be at the Hilton Clearwater Beach, consistently ranked as one of the best beaches in America. This location has something for everyone and all within steps of the hotel - the beach, the Tiki Bar,...

When: Sep 18 - 20
Where: New Haven, CT, US
Community: C2J Open Forum

COPE: The Internet has made it easier to perpetrate crimes by providing criminals an avenue for launching attacks with relative anonymity. The increased complexity of the communication and networking infrastructure is making investigation of the cybercrimes difficult. Clues of illegal activities are often buried in large volumes of data that needs to be sifted through in order to...

When: Sep 22 - 25
Where: Radisson Hotel, Salt Lake City Downtown, Salt Lake City, UT, US
Community: C2J Open Forum

Join us September 22-25 2014, in Salt Lake City, Utah, at the Radisson Downtown (215 West South Temple, Salt Lake City, UT 84101) for the 32nd Annual NAJIS Conference! Attendees of the 2014 conference...

When: Sep 22 - 24
Where: US
Community: C2J Open Forum

The Association of Prosecuting Attorneys (APA), in partnership with the Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) and the Center for Court Innovation (CCI), will host the 9th National Prosecution Summit: Innovative Prosecution and Community Safety from September...

When: Sep 22 - 24
Where: Sheraton Ft. Lauderdale Beach, Ft. Lauderdale, FL, US
Community: C2J Open Forum

This seminar provides participants with a full understanding of how the methods of objective inmate classification meet the legal standard of “duty to protect.” It demonstrates the methods of risk and needs assessment that begins at the point of arrest and continues throughout the custody continuum. Seminar participants learn how the “duty to protect” defines jail resource requirements of housing,...

When: Sep 22, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM (ET)
Where: The Judiciary Education and Conference Center, Annapolis, MD, US
Community: C2J Open Forum

The Governor's Office of Crime Control & Prevention (GOCCP) is local governments' one stop shop for resources to improve public safety in Maryland. Click here to learn more about the To learn more about the Governor’s Commission to Reform Maryland’s Pretrial System. The Commission's next meeting will be held on September 22 in Annapolis, Maryland.

When: Sep 22, 3:00 PM - 4:15 PM (ET)
Where: US
Community: C2J Open Forum

Are you looking for a non-punitive approach to serving low-risk youth in the juvenile justice system? Are you interested in learning how to reduce costs and keep young people out of the juvenile justice system? Please join the State Training and Technical Assistance Center (STTAC) for a webinar on "Civil Citations in Juvenile Justice: An Alternative to Punitive Sanctions" on September...

When: Sep 23, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM (ET)
Where: US
Community: C2J Open Forum

Join us on Tuesday, September 23, 2014, from 2:00-3:00 p.m. EST to learn more about the work and success in the NIEM community—specifically within our state and local communities. This Town Hall will feature presentations from a

When: Sep 23, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM (ET)
Where: US
Community: C2J Open Forum

The National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), in partnership with the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), announces a webinar on effective practices in suicide prevention for Alaska Native communities. Suicide is a national concern, with approximately 38,000 suicides occurring in the United States each year. Alaska Native and American Indian populations bear a disproportionately high...

When: Sep 23, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM (ET)
Where: US
Community: C2J Open Forum

This OJJDP-sponsored Webinar provides an overview of threat assessment programs for both K-12 schools and higher education campus settings, discusses key components for school/campus threat assessment strategies and programs, and discusses resources to meet standards of practice in threat assessment.   ...

When: Sep 23, 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM (ET)
Where: US
Community: C2J Open Forum

The Vera Institute of Justice, in collaboration with the National PREA Resource Center, presents a webinar on committing to a culture of safety and respect for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and intersex (LGBTI) youth and adults in correctional institutions. In this webinar, Lorie Brisbin, a National Institute of Corrections correctional program specialist, will discuss...

When: Sep 24, 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM (ET)
Where: US
Community: C2J Open Forum

The Smart Policing Initiative will present a webinar titled "The Importance of the Chief Executive in Smart Policing" on September 24, 2014 from 3:00 to 4:30pm Eastern Time.  Edward F. Davis, former Boston Police Commissioner, will facilitate this webinar.  This webinar will explore the central role that the police...

When: Sep 25, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM (ET)
Where: US
Community: C2J Open Forum

This webinar will highlight what the typical scope of an assessment should include and the methodologies and analyses that are included to conduct a successful safety assessment in campus residential halls and apartment housing. Also discussed are what type of events could elevate the threat conditions and how this affects the approach to security measures on a campus....

When: Sep 25, 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM (ET)
Where: US
Community: C2J Open Forum

“Receiving Centers” for juveniles who are arrested or picked up by law enforcement officers for status or misdemeanor offenses offer a number of benefits to counties. These centers allow officers to drop off youth and quickly return to their duties in the community, provide a secure environment for juveniles and can identify underlying causes of delinquent or problem behavior. Join NACo to learn...

When: Sep 25, 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM (ET)
Where: US
Community: C2J Open Forum

PREA in Action: Committing to Safety and Respect for LGBTI Youth and Adults in Correctional Settings: Lessons from the Field Date & Time: Thursday, September 25, 2014, 3:00pm-4:30pm Eastern Standard Time Presenters: Lorie Brisbin, Correctional...

When: Sep 26, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM (ET)
Where: US
Community: C2J Open Forum

This webinar will help parole boards improve and strengthen their practice by considering how empirically valid information on offender risk can help shape parole decision-making practices—both with regard to setting expectations around program participation and with regard to the timing of release, with a particular emphasis on offenders assessed as low risk to reoffend. This session...

When: Sep 26, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM (CT)
Where: US
Community: C2J Open Forum

The Battered Women's Justice Project (BWJP) is pleased to announce a webinar on advocacy and support for military and veteran LGBTQ survivors of domestic violence. This interactive session will focus on strategies for support and advocacy when working with LGBTQ survivors, with a particular...

When: Sep 28 - Oct 1
Where: Wyndham Grand Pittsburgh Downtown, Pittsburgh, PA, US
Community: C2J Open Forum

This event works to address the many significant issues including training, education, professional and personal growth and development, along with providing networking opportunities for colleagues who understand the challenges and dynamics experienced by women in corrections and juvenile justice. The theme of this event is "Boundaries, Barriers, Balance and Beyond."...

When: Sep 29, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM (ET)
Where: US
Community: C2J Open Forum

State spending on health care for prisoners increased in 41 states between 2007 and 2011, with a median growth of 13 percent. Although there has been a slight downturn in spending since the 2009 peak of $8.2 billion, a majority of states are working to address and reduce prison health care costs. One of the greatest challenges for these states is the aging prison population whose care is on average...

When: Sep 30 - Oct 1
Where: Biloxi, MS, US
Community: C2J Open Forum

Law enforcement officers, school safety officials, and juvenile justice stakeholders are invited to attend the next two-day “Partnerships for Safe Schools” training workshop, which will be held September 30 - October 1, 2014 in Biloxi, Mississippi. This training course is designed to prepare members of school safety teams to implement or strengthen school safety plans that enhance the protection of...

When: Sep 30, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM (ET)
Where: US
Community: C2J Open Forum

This webinar will highlight what the typical scope of an assessment should include, and what methodologies and analyses are needed to conduct a successful safety assessment in campus residential halls and apartment housing. This webinar will also discuss what type of events can elevate threat conditions and how this affects...

October 2014

When: Oct 2, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM (ET)
Where: US
Community: C2J Open Forum

Presenter: Bert Nuehring, Crowe Horwath Program Description: The...

When: Oct 5 - 8
Where: Embassy Suites Phoenix - Scottsdale, Scottsdale, AZ, US
Community: C2J Open Forum

IACTP is a criminal justice association that includes members of the training professions from national, state and local corrections agencies, community corrections, juvenile justice, higher education, academies and commissions, and private corrections. We expect attendance to be from 75-150 participants, with approx. 15-30 participants per workshop. The smaller size of this conference affords exhibitors...

When: Oct 6
Where: US
Community: C2J Open Forum

This three-part course is for tribal communities seeking to establish or improve their juvenile justice codes for responding to delinquent youth and status offenders. Sessions will focus on the elements of a model tribal juvenile justice code, highlighting how it applies to Native youth victimization and trauma, cultural values, and traditional practices. Participants who attend...

When: Oct 6 - 10
Where: Hilton Phoenix/Mesa, Phoenix, AZ, US
Community: C2J Open Forum

Strategies for Justice is an advanced multidisciplinary national training conference for prosecutors, law enforcement, medical and mental health professionals, forensic interviewers, child advocates and allied professionals.  Multi-disciplinary teams are encouraged to register as a team. NDAA will welcome the National Link Coalition to the conference where the group will host their bi-annual...

When: Oct 6 - 15
Where: La Crosse Center, La Crosse, WI, US
Community: C2J Open Forum

The Gang Resistance Education and Training (G.R.E.A.T.) Officer Training (GOT) is a certification course strategically and sequentially designed to train participants in the fundamental aspects of the G.R.E.A.T. Program, how to effectively interact with the community and school system, and how to effectively and consistently implement and facilitate the middle school and elementary...

When: Oct 7 - 8
Where: US
Community: C2J Open Forum

The Clery Center for Security On Campus is the nonprofit leader in Clery Act compliance training. We conduct nationwide training seminars on best practices in Clery Act compliance both online and in person. The Clery Center also provides trainings and webinars on other topics related to our mission. The Clery Center’s Jeanne Clery Act Training Seminars (CATS) curriculum was designed...

When: Oct 8 - 9
Where: Glendale Regional Public Safety Training Center, Glendale, AZ, US
Community: C2J Open Forum

This seminar will focus on the value of evaluating and vetting suspicious activity reports (SAR) with other data sets, incorporating SAR data into broader analytic efforts, and supporting initial reviews of SAR data in support of investigative efforts. Partner organizations include the Nationwide SAR Initiative (NSI), the Terrorist Screening Center (TSC), and the FBI.

When: Oct 8 - 9
Where: Grantville, PA, US
Community: C2J Open Forum

Hear from state and national experts about the latest research in school safety and violence prevention; learn about effective program models and promising practices; and attend institutes, general sessions, workshops and plenary sessions. This conference is designed to provide quality professional development opportunities for school administrators, student support personnel, teachers,...

When: Oct 9 - 11
Where: University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE, US
Community: C2J Open Forum

The Interdisciplinary Conference on Human Trafficking is an intense and interactive conference formatted for those who have research results or ideas, who wish to inform their peers of the work of their non-governmental or governmental organization, or who wish to fund anti-trafficking efforts and research: -Scholars with an interest in providing knowledge and methodologies...

When: Oct 9 - 11
Where: Fort Shelby Doubletree Suites by Hilton, Detroit, MI, US
Community: C2J Open Forum

This event will focus on how communities can feel safer and how the public's perception and trust in police can be increased to form new, safer communities through crime prevention. ​

When: Oct 9, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM (MT)
Where: US
Community: C2J Open Forum

In collaboration with the Bureau of Justice Statistics, the National Criminal Justice Association, and the Arizona Criminal Justice Commission, the Justice clearinghouse is sponsoring a no-cost webinar to all public safety stakeholders on effective strategies to investigate, respond to, and approach individuals with mental health issues on Thursday, October 9 at 11am Arizona Time. Today’s...

When: Oct 9, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM (ET)
Where: US
Community: C2J Open Forum

In collaboration with the Bureau of Justice Statistics, the National Criminal Justice Association, and the Arizona Criminal Justice Commission, the Justice Clearinghouse is sponsoring a no-cost webinar to all public safety stakeholders on effective strategies to investigate, respond to, and approach individuals with mental...

When: Oct 14, 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM (ET)
Where: US
Community: C2J Open Forum

When Dean Fixsen and his colleagues at the National Implementation Research Network (NIRN) present, they tell their audiences something shocking: Despite billions of public dollars invested to figure out what works to solve social problems, programs have – on a national scale – produced poor...

When: Oct 15 - 18
Where: Portland, OR, US
Community: C2J Open Forum

The Grant Professionals Association (GPA), a nonprofit membership association, builds and supports an international community of grant professionals committed to serving the greater public good by practicing the highest ethical and professional standards. Founded in 1997, GPA has grown to close...

When: Oct 16, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM (ET)
Where: US
Community: C2J Open Forum

Cities should collect certain key data elements from a variety of sources to assess the needs of local youth, and to identify the most effective way to respond to those needs. Lourdes Rosado, Esq., Associate Director of the Juvenile Law Center, with Josh Weber and Nastassia Walsh, from the Council for State Government’s National Reentry Resource Center, will discuss data collection priorities...

When: Oct 18 - 22
Where: Paris Hotel, Las Vegas, NV, US
Community: C2J Open Forum

Since its inception in 1977, NCCHC's flagship conference has been the must-attend event of the year. With its exceptional lineup of educational sessions, abundant networking opportunities and the best commercial exhibition in this field, this premier event attracts thousands of dedicated correctional health professionals. With sessions geared toward basic, intermediate and...

When: Oct 19 - 23
Where: Sheraton Greensboro Hotel at Four Seasons, Greensboro, NC, US
Community: C2J Open Forum

The National Symposium on Juvenile Services is a unique forum that brings together the leadership and direct care professionals from juvenile services and other human services professionals for training and the opportunity to network and share innovative program service approaches being implemented within the juvenile justice system throughout the country. We hope you will have...

When: Oct 23, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM (CT)
Community: C2J Open Forum

Brief Overview: The interactive lecture will detail the importance of using social media to develop evidence to corroborate child exploitation and physical abuse cases. The participants will learn about historical social networking sites and today’s social media sites. The lecture will focus on the importance of acting quickly to secure the evidence. Finally, the participants...

When: Oct 25 - 28
Where: Orlando, FL, US
Community: C2J Open Forum

Featuring renowned keynote speakers, forums and technical workshops, and the largest exhibit hall of products and services in the law enforcement community, the premier event for law enforcement provides thousands of dedicated professionals from across the country and around the world with an exceptional, concentrated forum for learning, collaborating and experiencing new technology. Join delegates...

When: Oct 25, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM (ET)
Where: Orlando, FL, US
Community: C2J Open Forum

Across the country, police officers and leaders alike often complain that a suspect is back on the street before the officer completes the arrest paperwork. When citizens see the “bad guy” who was just arrested back on the street, they often ask law enforcement why they can’t do something to keep dangerous people off the streets. The answer is often simply because the defendant was able to pay...

When: Oct 28 - 30
Where: Austin Marriott North, Round Rock, TX, US
Community: C2J Open Forum

Join us in Round Rock, Texas (Austin area) to learn from state and national prevention experts. The annual Partners in Prevention (PIP) Conference, sponsored by the Prevention and Early Intervention Division, Texas Department of Family and Protective Services, is a multi-day training opportunity for professional and service providers in the following fields: Child abuse prevention, ...

When: Oct 30
Where: US
Community: C2J Open Forum

For the last 25 years the SES program at CLASS has supported individuals in a community-based, therapeutic work setting. Currently the program supports 58 individuals, both male and female, contracted through the Massachusetts Department of Developmental Disabilities, Department of Mental Health, and Rehabilitation Commission. Individuals who...

November 2014

When: Nov 2 - 9
Where: US
Community: C2J Open Forum

The Juvenile Justice and Child Welfare: Multi-System Integration Certificate Program conducted by the Center for Juvenile Justice Reform (CJJR) at Georgetown University's McCourt School of Public Policy is a weeklong program of intensive study designed for those who want to improve outcomes for crossover youth by improving multi-systems integration...

When: Nov 4 - 7
Where: Alexandria, VA, US
Community: C2J Open Forum

The conference will feature a full range of plenary and breakout sessions. Last year's featured speakers included the Honorable Rand Beers Acting Secretary, of the Department of Homeland Security, and the Honorable James Comey Director of the FBI.  The training event should be attended by Directors, Operational Managers and Lead Analysts from all the...

When: Nov 4, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM (ET)
Where: US
Community: C2J Open Forum

Cities can take a crucial and significant step toward reducing racial and ethnic disparities in the juvenile justice system by understanding the problem at a local level, sometimes even at the neighborhood level. Leaders from the Burns Institute will outline the essential data a city should collect to understand the racial and ethnic impact of existing policies and protocols, identify sources for...

When: Nov 5, 1:00 AM - 2:00 AM (ET)
Where: US
Community: C2J Open Forum

Separate from adult sex offender registration and notification laws, the federal Adam Walsh Child Protection Act (2006) created new lifetime registration and notification requirements for juveniles who are adjudicated in delinquency court for qualifying sexual conduct offenses. The federal Act "motivated" state statutory compliance through the possible penalty of losing ten percent (10%) of the...

When: Nov 19 - 22
Where: San Francisco Marriott Marquis, San Francisco, CA, US
Community: C2J Open Forum

The American Society of Criminology is an international organization whose members pursue scholarly, scientific, and professional knowledge concerning the measurement, etiology, consequences, prevention, control, and treatment of crime and delinquency. The Society's objectives are to encourage the exchange, in a multidisciplinary setting, of those engaged in research, teaching, and practice...

When: Nov 20, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM (ET)
Where: US
Community: C2J Open Forum

For most grantors and grantees, procurement can be the single most time-consuming administrative task in the lifecycle of grants management. And most grantee agencies rely on a procurement office to know, understand and apply the rules and regulations. However, to be successful administrators, we all need to know the federal guidelines and compliance requirements for procuring goods and services...

December 2014

When: Dec 8 - 10
Where: Red Rock Resort, Las Vegas
Community: C2J Open Forum

Sponsored by the National Center for State Courts, this event is for members of the court community who are interested in learning about court technology and tools. This event will be held from Monday, December 8 - Wednesday, December 10 at the Red Rock Resort in Las Vegas.

When: Dec 10 - 13
Where: Agua CCaliente Reservation California, CA, US
Community: C2J Open Forum

The Office for Victims of Crime (OVC), Office of Justice Programs, within the U.S. Department of Justice is pleased to announce the 14th National Indian Nations Conference: Justice for Victims of Crime. The Conference will be held December 11 — 13, 2014, on the reservation of the Agua...

When: Dec 11
Where: US
Community: C2J Open Forum

Even the most “reasonable” judges and prosecutors bristle when you advocate for mercy for your “sex offender” client and too often our clients experience a knee-jerk, lock-em-up-as-long-as-possible response.  The courtroom climate can be downright toxic when your client is facing sentencing in a sex assault case and defense lawyers often have to contend with not just the immediate offense and...

When: Dec 15 - 16
Where: Washington, DC, US
Community: C2J Open Forum

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January 2015

When: Jan 21 - 23
Where: Crystal Gateway Marriott Hotel, Arlington, VA, US
Community: C2J Open Forum

Join us for the premier event on information sharing & safeguarding for justice, public safety and homeland security! The next IJIS Institute National Symposium will be held January 21 to January 23, 2015, at the Crystal Gateway Marriott Hotel in Arlington, Virginia. The National Symposium...