Special Feature: Law Enforcement Resources - Training and Technical Assistance
- Body-Worn Camera (BWC) Training & Technical Assistance (TTA)
- The BWC TTA website houses current and up-to-date training and technical assistance opportunities, related news updates, and provides agencies with resources collated from emerging research on BWCs, guides about BWC implementation and best practices, and lessons learned from BWC Policy and Implementation Program sites.
- Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA): National Training and Technical Assistance Center (NTTAC)
- BJA NTTAC serves as a major source of justice-related TTA information and resources to improve justice systems nationwide.
- Collaborative Reform Initiative Technical Assistance Center (CRI-TAC)
- Developed in collaboration with multiple member organizations, CRI-TAC provides tailored technical assistance resources to state, local, territorial, and tribal law enforcement agencies on a wide variety of topics.
- Federal Law Enforcement Training Center (FLETC)
- FLETC serves as an interagency law enforcement training organization for more than 80 federal agencies. In addition to serving federal agencies, FLETC also provides training to state, local, and tribal agencies.
- International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP): Alzheimer's Initiatives Training Center
- Supported by the Bureau of Justice Assistance, the IACP Alzheimer's Initiatives training program, Responding to Alzheimer's Disease: Techniques for Law Enforcement and First Responders, is dedicated to providing public safety administrators, law enforcement officers, supervisors and executives, firefighters, EMS, EMT, and others from the first responder community with the most current Alzheimer's and dementia training available.
- International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP): Project Safe Neighborhoods (PSN) Training and Technical Assistance Initiative
- With support from the Bureau of Justice Assistance, the IACP PSN Initiative works to improve law enforcement's capacity to interdict firearms trafficking and disrupt gang activity through the development of strategies and policies and delivery of trainings.
- National Institute of Justice (NIJ)
- NIJ is the research, development and evaluation agency of the U.S. Department of Justice. Contained on the NIJ website is information about scheduled and on-demand trainings and other events.
- Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS): Training
- The Training section of the COPS website provides access to the COPS Training Portal and a number of COPS-sponsored training courses.
- Police-Mental Health Collaboration
- Developed by the Bureau of Justice Assistance, the Police-Mental Health Collaboration Toolkit provides resources for law enforcement agencies to partner with mental health providers to effectively respond to calls for service, improve outcomes for people with mental illness, and advance the safety of all.
- Responding to First-Amendment-Protected Events—The Role of State and Local Law Enforcement Officers
- The Bureau of Justice Assistance developed these videos to assist agency leadership in providing training to officers and agency personnel as they prepare for and respond to a First Amendment-protected event, in a manner that diligently protects the privacy, civil rights, and civil liberties of persons and groups.
- VALOR for Blue
- Supported by the Bureau of Justice Assistance, VALOR is designed to help prevent violence against law enforcement officers and ensure officer resilience and survivability following violent encounters during the course of their duties. As part of its efforts, VALOR provides critical nationwide training and technical assistance to sworn state, local, and tribal law enforcement officers through a variety of delivery mechanisms.