July 17–19, 2006, Washington, D.C.
NIJ’s 14th annual conference showcases what works, what doesn’t work, and what the research shows as promising. New developments in technology that increase public safety will be featured. The conference puts a heavy emphasis on the benefits achieved when researchers and practitioners work together to make effective evidence-based policies and practices.
The conference brings together scholars, policymakers, and practitioners at the local, State, and Federal levels to share the most recent findings from research and technology. Last year, more than 1,200 people attended.
For additional information, visit http://www.ojp.usdoj.gov/nij/events/nij_conference2006.html.
Community Policing: Leading the Way to a Safer Nation
July 27–29, Washington, D.C.
The Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS Office) conference will feature more than 48 insightful workshops grouped into 7 subject tracks offering leadership strategies: Leading in Change, Leading in Innovation, Leading in Crisis, Leading in Integrity, Leading in Science and Technology, Ahead of the Curve, and Contemporary Issues in Community Policing. The workshops in each track will address critical law enforcement and community issues and emphasize the role of community policing in the future of law enforcement.
For more information, visit the COPS Office Web site at www.cops.usdoj.gov.