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
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.
- North Carolina Gang Investigators Association (NCGIA)
17th Annual Gangs Across the Carolinas Conference
August 14–16, 2018
Benton Convention Center, Winston-Salem, NC
- California Gang Investigators Association (CGIA)
27th Annual National Gang Conference
August 14–17, 2018
Hyatt Orange County Regency, Garden Grove, CA
- Tennessee Gang Investigators Association (TNGIA)
20th Anniversary Conference
August 28–30, 2018
Edgewater Hotel, Gatlinburg, TN
- International Outlaw Motorcycle Gang Investigators Association (IOMGIA)
September 9–14, 2018
Myrtle Beach, SC
- 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
- Ontario Gang Investigators Association (ONGIA)
17th Annual Gang and Organized Crime Professional Development Conference
Deerhurst Resort, Huntsville, ON
Other Gang-Related Conferences and Workshops
These gang-related events are hosted by various organizations and agencies across the country.