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.
Virginia Gang Investigators Association (VGIA)
- 19th Annual Gang Conference
October 17–20, 2017
Wyndham Virginia Beach Hotel, Virginia Beach, VA
Mid Atlantic Regional Gang Investigators Network (MARGIN)
- 12th Annual Gang Training Conference
March 4–7, 2018
Crowne Plaza Annapolis, Annapolis, MD
The New Mexico Gang Task Force (NMGTF)
- 20th Anniversary Gang Conference
April 30–May 2, 2018
Isleta Resort and Casino, Albuquerque, NM
Midwest Gang Investigators Association (MGIA)
- 2018 National Gang Conference
May 7–10, 2018
DoubleTree by Hilton, South Bend, IN
Northwest Gang Investigators Association (NWGIA)
- Annual Training Symposium
May 14–18, 2018
Northwest Quest Resort, Airway Heights, WA
Training registration link coming soon.
Texas Gang Investigators Association (TGIA)
- 2018 Annual Conference
June 24–29, 2018
Florida Gang Investigators Association (FGIA)
- 25th Annual Training Workshop
August 6–10, 2018
Omni Orlando Resort at Championsgate, Championsgate, 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.