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.

Midwest Gang Investigators Association (MGIA)
2020 National Gang Conference
May 10–13, 2020
Denny Sanford Premier Convention Center, Sioux Falls, SD
International Latino Gang Investigators Association (ILGIA)
12th Annual Inland Empire Symposium
May 14–15, 2020
Ontario Gateway Hotel, Ontario, CA
11th Annual Southern California Gang Conference
May 26–29, 2020
San Diego, CA
Arizona Gang Investigators Association (AZGIA)
13th Annual Arizona Gang Conference (June 2020)
June 2–5, 2020
DoubleTree Hilton, Tempe, AZ
East Coast Gang Investigators Association (ECGIA)
New England 14th Annual Conference 2020
June 21–25, 2020
Radisson Hotel Providence Airport, Providence, RI
Texas Gang Investigators Association (TGIA)
2020 Conference
June 28–July 3, 2020
San Antonio, TX
Georgia Gang Investigators Association (GGIA)
19th Annual Training Conference
July 14–17, 2020
Marriott Savannah Riverfront, Savannah, GA
International Latino Gang Investigators Association (ILGIA)
18th Annual Gang Conference
August 3–6, 2020
Tropicana Las Vegas, Las Vegas, NV
Florida Gang Investigators Association (FGIA)
27th Annual Training
August 3–7, 2020
Bonita Springs, FL
Northwest Gang Investigator's Association (NWGIA)
26th Annual Northwest Gang Investigators Association Training Symposium
September 2–4, 2020
Northern Quest Resort & Casino, Airway Heights, WA
International Outlaw Motorcycle Gang Investigators Association (IOMGIA)
2020 Training Institute
September 13–18, 2020
San Antonio, TX
New Mexico Gang Task Force (NMGTF)
2020 NM Gang Conference
September 21–23, 2020
Santa Ana Star Casino and Hotel, Bernalillo, NM
Virginia Gang Investigators Association (VGIA)
22nd Annual Conference
September 22–25, 2020
The Founders Inn and Spa, Virginia Beach, VA
Ontario Gang Investigators Association (ONGIA)
2020 Conference
November 16–19, 2020
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel, London, Ontario
Midwest Gang Investigators Association (MGIA)
2021 National Gang Conference
May 16–19, 2021
Grand Harbor Resort and Waterpark, Dubuque, IA

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.