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
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)
- OJJDP Conferences
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
- Upcoming Conferences and Meetings
Regional Law Enforcement Gang Trainings
These law enforcement gang trainings are hosted by regional associations across the country.
- East Coast Gang Investigators Association (ECGIA)
19th Annual ECGIA Information Sharing Conference
September 25–28, 2018
Rehoboth Beach, DE
- Virginia Gang Investigators Association (VGIA)
20th Annual Gang Conference
October 16–19, 2018
Wyndham Virginia Beach Hotel, Virginia Beach, VA
- Utah Gang Investigators Association (UGIA)
2nd Annual UGIA Conference
November 15–16, 2018
Rainbow Hotel & Casino, West Wendover, NV
- Ontario Gang Investigators Association (ONGIA)
17th Annual Gang and Organized Crime Professional Development Conference
November 19–22, 2018
Deerhurst Resort, Huntsville, ON
- 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
- Mid Atlantic Regional Gang Investigators Network (MARGIN)
13th Annual Gang Training Conference
March 3–6, 2019
Live! Casino & Hotel, Hanover, MD
- Northwest Gang Investigators Association (NWGIA)
25th Annual Gang Training Symposium
May 6–10, 2019
Northern Quest Resort and Spa, Airway Heights, WA
- Midwest Gang Investigators Association (MGIA)
2019 National MGIA Gang Training Conference
May 13–17, 2019
- Florida Gang Investigators Association (FGIA)
26th Annual Training Workshop
August 5–9, 2019
Sawgrass Marriott Golf Resort & Spa, Ponte Vedra Beach, FL
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.