Training, Technical Assistance, Events, and Conferences
The National Gang Center offers training to law enforcement officers on topics regarding gang investigations and gang unit supervision, as well as seminars for law enforcement chief executives. These classes are provided on a regional basis. More specialized training and technical assistance is provided upon request.
The center also offers training and technical assistance to communities interested in implementing the OJJDP Comprehensive Gang Model, as well as training and technical assistance on prevention and intervention programs and strategies. Request training and technical assistance from the National Gang Center using the online request form.
Law Enforcement-Only Training
The Street Gang Intelligence online training course is designed to assist law enforcement officers in understanding the steps involved in the intelligence process. It reviews applicable standards, suggests possible sources of information, and highlights some of the challenges encountered in collecting gang intelligence. This course is restricted to law enforcement personnel. Register or log in to the Street Gang Intelligence online training course.
Regional Training Classes
- Advanced Gang Investigations
- Basic Training for Street Gang Investigators
- Gang Unit Supervision
- Anti-Gang Seminar for Law Enforcement Chief Executives
OJJDP Comprehensive Gang Model
Resources and tools are available to help communities develop a community-based anti-gang program. See the OJJDP Comprehensive Gang Model Training and Technical Assistance page for more details.
Other Training and Conferences
NGC maintains a list of federal training and conference resources as well as upcoming regional gang conferences.