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)
2018 Gangs Across the Carolinas Training Conference
February 25–March 1, 2018
Myrtle Beach Marriott at Grande Dunes, Myrtle Beach, SC
scgia.org/training
Mid Atlantic Regional Gang Investigators Network (MARGIN)
12th Annual Gang Training Conference
March 4–7, 2018
Crowne Plaza Annapolis, Annapolis, MD
margingangs.org/training
Regional Organized Crime Information Center (ROCIC)
2018 ROCIC Gangs and Narcotics Conference
March 18–21, 2018
World Golf Village Renaissance, St. Augustine, FL
springconference.rocic.com/home.html
The New Mexico Gang Task Force (NMGTF)
20th Anniversary Gang Conference
April 30–May 2, 2018
Isleta Resort and Casino, Albuquerque, NM
www.nmgangtaskforce.com
Midwest Gang Investigators Association (MGIA)
2018 National Gang Conference
May 7–10, 2018
DoubleTree by Hilton, South Bend, IN
mgia.org/conference
Northwest Gang Investigators Association (NWGIA)
Annual Training Symposium
May 14–18, 2018
Northwest Quest Resort, Airway Heights, WA
groupspaces.com/nwgia
Arizona Gang Investigators Association (AZGIA)
11th Annual Training Conference
June 5–8, 2018
Tempe, AZ
www.arizonagia.com/conference/signup/
Florida Gang Investigators Association (FGIA)
2018 Gang Prevention and Intervention Summit
June 11–13, 2018
Caribe Royale, Orlando, FL
www.fgia.org/2018SUMMIT
Oklahoma Gang Investigators Association (OGIA)
22nd Annual Training Conference
June 12–15, 2018
www.ogia.us/training/
Texas Gang Investigators Association (TGIA)
2018 Annual Conference
June 24–29, 2018
www.tgia.net/2018-conference.html
Florida Gang Investigators Association (FGIA)
25th Annual Training Workshop
August 6–10, 2018
Omni Orlando Resort at Championsgate, Championsgate, FL
www.fgia.org/page-1826182
California Gang Investigators Association (CGIA)
27th Annual National Gang Conference
August 14–17, 2018
Hyatt Orange County Regency, Garden Grove, CA
www.cgiaonline.org
Tennessee Gang Investigators Association (TNGIA)
20th Anniversary Conference
August 28–30, 2018
Edgewater Hotel, Gatlinburg, TN
events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?oeidk=a07ef1a563pbdf60b52&llr=kezhaniab
International Outlaw Motorcycle Gang Investigators Association (IOMGIA)
2018 Conference
September 9–14, 2018
Myrtle Beach, SC
iomgia.net/institute/
Virginia Gang Investigators Association (VGIA)
20th Annual Gang Conference
October 16–19, 2018
Wyndham Virginia Beach Hotel, Virginia Beach, VA
vgia.org/training
Ontario Gang Investigators Association (ONGIA)
17th Annual Gang and Organized Crime Professional Development Conference
November 2018
Deerhurst Resort, Huntsville, ON
www.ongia.org/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.