Other Training and Conferences

As a complement to the training offered through the National Gang Center, this page lists both federal and regional conference and training information.

Federal Training and Conference Resources

These federal entities host conferences and offer training on an ongoing basis.

Project Safe Neighborhoods Anti-Gang Training

Project Safe Neighborhoods (“PSN’) is a comprehensive, strategic approach to reducing gun violence and promoting safe communities in this country.

Training Description and Registration Information
www.bja.gov/programdetails.aspx?program_id=74

Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)

OJJDP supports states, local communities, and tribal jurisdictions in their efforts to develop and implement effective programs for juveniles by sponsoring research, program, and training initiatives; developing priorities and goals and setting policies to guide federal juvenile justice issues; disseminating information about juvenile justice issues; and awarding funds to states to support local programming.

OJJDP National Training and Technical Assistance Center (NTTAC)
www.nttac.org/
OJJDP Conferences
www.ojjdp.gov/events/EventList.asp

Bureau of Justice Assistance

The Bureau of Justice Assistance provides leadership and services in grant administration and criminal justice policy development to support local, state, and tribal justice strategies to achieve safer communities.

Training and Technical Assistance
www.ojp.usdoj.gov/BJA/tta/
Upcoming Conferences and Meetings
www.ojp.usdoj.gov/BJA/resource/conferences.html

National Criminal Justice Reference Service (NCJRS)

NCJRS is a federally funded resource offering justice and drug-related information to support research, policy, and program development worldwide.

NCJRS Events
www.ncjrs.gov/App/EventsCalendar/CalendarMainPage.aspx

Regional Law Enforcement Gang Trainings

These law enforcement gang trainings are hosted by regional associations across the country.

South Carolina Gang Investigators Association (SCGIA)
2019 SCGIA Annual Training Conference
February 24–28, 2019
Myrtle Beach Marriott Resort & Spa at Grande Dunes, Myrtle Beach, SC
scgia.org/training
Mid Atlantic Regional Gang Investigators Network (MARGIN)
13th Annual Gang Training Conference
March 3–6, 2019
Live! Casino & Hotel, Hanover, MD
margingangs.org/training
New Mexico Gang Task Force (NMGTF)
21st Annual Gang Conference
April 29–May 1, 2019
Santa Ana Casino Hotel, Santa Ana Pueblo, NM
www.nmgangtaskforce.com
Northwest Gang Investigators Association (NWGIA)
25th Annual Gang Training Symposium
May 6–10, 2019
Northern Quest Resort and Spa, Airway Heights, WA
groupspaces.com/NWGIA/calendar/
Midwest Gang Investigators Association (MGIA)
2019 National MGIA Gang Training Conference
May 13–16, 2019
Springfield, MO
mgia.org/conference
Florida Gang Investigators Association (FGIA)
26th Annual Training Workshop
August 5–9, 2019
Sawgrass Marriott Golf Resort & Spa, Ponte Vedra Beach, FL
www.fgia.org/26-FGIA-Conference

Other Gang-Related Conferences and Workshops

These gang-related events are hosted by various organizations and agencies across the country.

No conferences at this time.