Other Gang-Related Trainings 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 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.

Georgia Gang Investigators Association (GGIA)
2020 Winter Training Conference
December 14–15, 2020
Brasstown Valley Resort & Spa | Young Harris, GA
Mid-Atlantic Regional Gang Investigation Network (MARGIN)
14th Annual Gang Training Conference
March 21–24, 2021
Live! Hotel | Hanover, MD
International Outlaw Motorcycle Gang Investigators Association (IOMGIA)
2021 Training Institute
March 28–April 1, 2021
San Antonio, TX
East Coast Gang Investigators Association (ECGIA)
New England 14th Annual Conference
April 26–29, 2021
TBD
Northwest Gang Investigators Association (NWGIA)
2021 Training Symposium
May 3–7, 2021
Airway Heights, WA
Midwest Gang Investigators Association (MGIA)
2021 National Gang Conference
May 16–19, 2021
Grand Harbor Resort and Waterpark | Dubuque, IA
East Coast Gang Investigators Association (ECGIA)
New Jersey Gang Awareness & Identification Training
June 1–2, 2021
College of Saint Elizabeth | Morristown, NJ
Oklahoma Gang Investigators Association (OGIA)
2021 OGIA Conference
June 22–25, 2021
Marriott Tulsa Hotel Southern Hills | Tulsa, OK
Colorado Security Threat Intelligence Network Group (S.T.I.N.G.)
2021 Conference
July 19–21, 2021
TBD
North Carolina Gang Investigators Association (NCGIA)
2021 Gangs Across The Carolinas Training Conference
August 10–12, 2021
Winston Salem, NC
Virginia Gang Investigators Association (VGIA)
22nd Annual Conference
October 12–15, 2021
The Founders Inn and Spa, Virginia Beach, VA

Other Gang-Related Conferences and Workshops

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

No conferences or workshops at this time.