The Preliminary Schedule of Session Day, Time, and Room Locations for the 2021 NGCRC 24th International Gang Specialist Training Conference (August 2-4, 2021):

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               Includes all schedule information for all courses. Video Courses not listed here (video courses are completed anytime you finish viewing them on or before Aug. 4, 2021).


Last updated: 14 July 2021


LEGEND of Symbols: “Ts” = Tracks = the session credits = the training tracks that particular session gives credit for attending (the training track number is provided after the “Ts” symbol appears). Room location names are in all caps.

 

Schedule Entry Example: Mon. 8am-9am: (2)  “A Brief Introduction to Some of the Basics of Graffiti Identification and Analysis: An Instructional Workshop (Part 1 of a 3 Part Series)”, by Robert Mulvaney, M.A., Gang Specialist, NGCRC Staff. CHICAGO BALLROOM. Ts: 1; 4; 5; 7; 8; 10; 11; 12; 16; 17; 20; 22; 25; 29; 30. The course being taught on Monday from 8:00am-9:00am (when), it is session #2 (what), session title is “(3) “A Brief Introduction to Some of the Basics of Graffiti Identification and Analysis: An Instructional Workshop (Part 1 of a 3 Part Series), and (who) by Robert Mulvaney, and it is taught in the CHICAGO BALLROOM (where), and it gives session credit for the following different training tracks “Ts: (why)” Track #1 is “Gang Crime Investigation Skills”. There are 30 different tracks.

            You need to know your track name and your track number. The full “criss-cross” studyguide is located at https://ngcrc.crisscross.html


Session #’s 1 thru #115 are included in the schedule below.


                                    Sunday, August 1, 2021:


                                    12:00pm Noon Exactly: NGCRC staff and volunteers assemble in the Operations Center (GARFIELD PARK ROOM), on the third floor, to unload the truck and prepare the Goody Bags.


                                                3pm-8pm: Registration - pick up your ID, your registration file folder, and your goody bag at the Operations Center (GARFIELD PARK ROOM), on the third floor.

                                                                               

Sunday afternoon “early bird” Sessions: 


3:00pm - 5:00pm:  

(18) “Understanding and Preparation for the Interview of a Suspected Gang/Threat Group Member: A Workshop on Asking, Listening and Assessing Information”, by Robert Mulvaney, M.A., Gang Specialist, NGCRC Staff. MILLENIUM PARK. Ts:1; 2; 5; 7; 10; 11; 12; 13; 16; 17; 20; 22; 25.

 

5:00pm - 7:00pm:  

(3) “Introduction to Gangs and Deviant Groups”, by Todd D. Negola, Psy.D., Gang Consultant, NGCRC Staff. MILLENIUM PARK. Ts: 1; 7; 13; 16; 19; 22.



 

 

Monday, August 2, 2021:

6:00am:

Registration - pick up your ID, your registration file folder, and your goody bag at the Operations Center (GARFIELD PARK ROOM), on the third floor.

                         

7:00am - 7:45am

Opening Ceremony: CHICAGO BALLROOM. Welcoming and Opening Ceremony; Awards Ceremony; General Announcements. You need to use the West Bank of elevators to get to the Chicago Ballroom on the 16th floor.


8:00am - 9:00am:

(2)  “A Brief Introduction to Some of the Basics of Graffiti Identification and Analysis: An Instructional Workshop (Part 1 of a 3 Part Series)”, by Robert Mulvaney, M.A., Gang Specialist, NGCRC Staff. CHICAGO BALLROOM. Ts: 1; 4; 5; 7; 8; 10; 11; 12; 16; 17; 20; 22; 25; 29; 30.

(7) The Graffiti Identity 1 - Understanding the Game", by Kenneth Davis, Graffiti/Gang Specialist & Private Investigator, Yonkers, NY. ONTARIO. Ts: 1; 4; 7; 9; 19; 20; 28; 29.

(107) “The NCIC Violent Person File”, by Grant E. Smith, FBI, CJIS Division, CTAP/NCIC, Clarksburg, WV. ERIE. Ts: 1; 3; 12; 13; 20; 25.


8:00am - 10:00am:

(19) “Gang Mapping 101: An Introduction ”, by D. Lee Gilbertson, Ph.D., NGCRC Staff and Professor, Criminal Justice Studies, St. Cloud State University, St. Cloud, MN. MILLENIUM PARK. Ts: 1; 12; 27.

(70) “Antifa and the Return of Anarchism: Asymmetric Street Warfare in America”, by Dr. Gregg W. Etter Sr., Ed.D., Professor of Criminal Justice, University of Central Missouri, Warrensburg, MO; and Stacia N. Pottorff, Analyst, Missouri State Highway Patrol. LINCOLN PARK. Ts: 1; 9; 14; 20; 24; 25.


9:00am - 10:00am:

(95) “Stress and Gang Investigators: Transitioning from Work to Home”, by Christopher M. Felton, MS, Fort Wayne Police Department, Fort Wayne, IN. ERIE. Ts: 1; 7; 12; 25.

(67) “Federal Gang Prosecution in a Post-First Step Act World: Discussing the Impact of Federal Criminal Justice Reform as it Relates to Gang Members”, by Stephen L. Nelson, Assistant United States Attorney, District of Utah; Stewart M. Young, Assistant United States Attorney, District of Utah. ONTARIO. Ts: 6; 21.

(33) “Starting a New Gang Renouncement Program or Process in Your Correctional Facility”, by Veronica Williams, Executive Director, Al-Fredricks’s Return Inc, Houston, TX. GRANT PARK. Ts: 10; 13; 18; 22; 30.


9:00am - 11:00am:

(3) “Introduction to Gangs and Deviant Groups”, by Todd D. Negola, Psy.D., Gang Consultant, NGCRC. CHICAGO BALLROOM. Ts: 1; 7; 13; 16; 19; 22.


10:00am - 11:00am:

(6) “The Infamous Southern New Mexico Syndicate Prison Structure”, by Randilynn Rodriguez, Paralegal-Gang Specialist, Researcher, Great Falls, MT. MILLENIUM PARK. Ts: 1; 13; 20.

(60) “Preventing the Gang Murder of a Cooperating Eyewitness: A Recent Case Study”, by Jean Prisco, Deputy Bureau Chief, Investigations Division, Westchester County District Attorney’s Office, White Plains, NY. ONTARIO. Ts: 1; 3; 6; 21.

(80) “The Need for Insider Research: The Opportunities and Challenges of Doing Research Within Your Own Agency”, by Keiron McConnell, Kwantlen Polytechnic University, Faculty of Arts, Professor of Criminology, Surrey, British Columbia, Canada. ERIE. Ts: 1; 12.

(109) “South Asian Gangs: Evolution of South Asian Gangs and Their Impact Globally”, by Raj Jaswal, Constable, Vancouver Police Department, Vancouver, CANADA. GRANT PARK. Ts: 1; 4; 6; 20; 23.

 

10:00am - 11:30am:

(72) “Gunrunning 101: The Rise of the Ghost Gun”, by Dr. Gregg W. Etter Sr., Ed.D., Professor of Criminal Justice, University of Central Missouri, Warrensburg, MO; and Stacia N. Pottorff, Analyst, Missouri State Highway Patrol. LINCOLN PARK. Ts: 1; 9; 14; 20; 24; 25.


11:00am - 12:00pm:

(87) “Behavior Modification: Cook County Juvenile Detention Center”, by Jackie Ferroli and Joe Pinkowski, Cook County Juvenile Detention Center, Chicago, IL. CHICAGO BALLROOM. Ts: 7; 12; 16; 18; 22.

#88 WAS CANCELLED on 7-31-2021: (88) “A Gentle Introduction to Alt-Right Gangs: Reconceptualizing White Power Groups”, by Matthew Valasik, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Sociology, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA. ONTARIO. Ts: 1; 9; 14; 20; 24.

(101) “Reducing Gang-Related Violence in Correctional Institutions”, by Elvis Slaughter, MSCJ, Retired Sheriff’s Superintendent, former fire and police commissioner, criminologist, and author of ten books, including Safer Jail and Prison Matters: Effective Ways to Manage and Reduce Violence in Correctional Facilities. ERIE. Ts: 13; 16; 17.


12:00pm - 1:00pm:

(55) “The Veterans Reception: For Vets Only”, by Dr. Todd Negola, NGCRC Staff; Fred Moreno, Investigator, NGCRC Staff, Chicago, IL; and D. Lee Gilbertson, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Criminal Justice, St. Cloud State University, St. Cloud, MN. GRANT PARK. Ts: 1; 7.


1:00pm - 2:00pm:

(52) Gangs in the Caribbean”, by Dr. Janice Joseph, professor, Criminal Justice Program, Richard Stockton College of New Jersey. MILLENIUM PARK. Ts: 1; 4; 20; 23.

(1) “Creating and Managing a Gang Database”, by Sgt. Christopher Moore, Joliet Police Department, Joliet, IL. CHICAGO BALLROOM. Ts: 1; 9; 12.

(92) “Effectively Managing Staff and Residents Within the Largest Juvenile Facility: A Management Perspective”, by Sha-Ronda Hatcher, Cook County Juvenile Detention Center, Chicago, IL. ONTARIO. Ts: 7; 12; 16; 18; 22.


1:00pm - 2:30pm:

(96) “The Role of Primary Prevention and a Public Health Approach in an Anti-Gang Strategy”, by Douglas L. Semark, Ph.D., Special Executive to the Board and Chief Learning Officer, Gang Alternatives Program; Director, Gangfree Life Academy®; Chair, UCLA/RAND Prevention Research CAB; Los Angeles, CA. ERIE. Ts: 2; 5; 10; 16; 17; 22.


1:00pm - 3:00pm:

(74) “Biker Wars: Bikers and Social Media”, by Dr. Gregg W. Etter Sr., Ed.D., Professor of Criminal Justice, University of Central Missouri, Warrensburg, MO; and Stacia N. Pottorff, Analyst, Missouri State Highway Patrol. LINCOLN PARK. Ts: 1; 9; 14; 15; 20; 24; 25.


2:00pm - 4:00pm:

(12) “Gang Culture and Social Norms”, by Captain Philip J. Swift, Ph.D., Municipal Courts, City Marshall Division, Fort Worth, TX. CHICAGO BALLROOM. Ts: 1; 2; 7;10; 11; 12; 13.

(38) The Criminal Mind and the Gangster”, by Todd D. Negola, Psy.D., Gang Consultant, NGCRC. ONTARIO. Ts 1; 3; 7; 12; 13; 16; 18.


2:30pm - 4:00pm:

(99) “Cyberbullying and Gang Provocation”, by Douglas L. Semark, Ph.D., Special Executive to the Board and Chief Learning Officer, Gang Alternatives Program; Director, Gangfree Life Academy©, Chair, UCLA/RAND Prevention Research Center CAB; Los Angeles, CA. ERIE. Ts: 5; 9; 17; 18.


3:00pm - 4:30pm:

(59) Gangs and Gang Violence in Britain”, by Janice Joseph, Ph.D., Criminal Justice Program, Richard Stockton College of New Jersey, Pomona, New Jersey. LINCOLN PARK. Ts: 1; 14; 20; 23.


3:00pm - 5:00pm:

(24) “Working With Gang Involved Youth: A Family and Community Perspective”, by Tom Schneider, M.S., Director, Project Lifeline, Chicago, IL; and Kevin Kreuser, Cook County Juvenile Court, Chicago, IL. MILLENIUM PARK. Ts: 2; 5; 10; 11; 16; 18; 22; 30.


4:00pm - 5:00pm: 

(54) Street Gangs Well Defined - For Criminal or Research Intelligence", by Kenneth Davis, Graffiti/Gang Specialist & Private Investigator, Yonkers, NY. ONTARIO. Ts: 1; 4; 7; 9;19; 20; 28; 29.

(105) “Protecting Health Care Facilities From Gang Violence”, by Keiron McConnell, Kwantlen Polytechnic University, Faculty of Arts, Professor of Criminology, Surrey, British Columbia, Canada. ERIE. Ts: 7; 12; 22; 25.

(115) “Prosecuting MS-13 Leaders for Transnational Terrorism Offenses? The Ranfla Nacional and ‘Blue’ Federal Prosecutions as a Paradigm Shift in the Federal Government”, by Stephen L. Nelson, Assistant United States Attorney, District of Utah; Stewart M. Young, Assistant United States Attorney, District of Utah. CHICAGO BALLROOM. Ts: 6; 14; 21; 23.


5:00pm - 6:00pm:

(26) “Gang Prevention - Intervention - Counseling Networking Reception”. Dr. Douglas Semark and Robert Mulvaney, NGCRC Staff. Ticketed event. Door prizes. Snacks. MILLENIUM PARK. Ts: 5; 7; 12; 18; 22.


 

Tuesday, August 3, 2021:


6:00am - 8:00am:

(108) “The National Crime Information Center (NCIC) Gang File”, by Grant E. Smith, FBI, CJIS Division, CTAP/NCIC, Clarksburg, WV. ERIE. Ts: 1; 3; 12; 13; 20; 25.


8:00am - 9:30am:

(97) “Causes, Effects, and Treatments: Impact of Gang Culture and Violence on Elementary, Middle, and High School Aged Children”, by Douglas L. Semark, Ph.D., Special Executive to the Board and Chief Learning Officer, Gang Alternatives Program; Director, Gangfree Life Academy®; Chair, UCLA/RAND Prevention Research Center CAB; Los Angeles, CA. ERIE. Ts: 5; 10; 17; 18; 22.

(5) “Gangs in Central America”, by Janice Joseph, Ph.D., Criminal Justice Program, Richard Stockton College of New Jersey, Pomona, New Jersey. GRANT PARK. Ts: 1; 6; 14; 20; 23.


8:00am - 10:00am:

(17) “An Introduction to Understanding Prison Gangs”, by Todd D. Negola, Psy.D., Gang Consultant, NGCRC. MILLENIUM PARK. Ts: 1; 7; 13; 16; 19; 22.

(8) “Drug Wars: The Opiates Plague Continues”, by Dr. Gregg W. Etter Sr., Ed.D., Professor of Criminal Justice, University of Central Missouri, Warrensburg, MO; and Caleb J. Cooper, Student, University of Central Missouri, Warrensburg, MO. CHICAGO BALLROOM. Ts: 1; 4; 9; 14; 20; 25. 

(44) “Introduction to Separatist, Racist and Extremist Groups (SREG’s)”, by D. Lee Gilbertson, Ph.D., NGCRC Staff and Executive Editor, Journal of Gang Research. ONTARIO. Ts: 1; 14; 19; 20; 24; 29.

(73) “The Targeted Killing of Police Officers by Gangs in El Salvador and the Northern Triangle: A Current Trend in Criminal Tactics”, by Aaron Cunningham, Police Officer/OSIG, CPIC Fusion Center, Chicago Police Department, Chicago, IL; and Lt. Lawrence Lujan, El Paso Police Department, El Paso, TX. LINCOLN PARK. Ts: 1; 3; 4; 6; 14; 23.

 

10:00am - 11:00am:

(45)Gang Ethics 101 - Don’t Shoot the Messenger", by Kenneth Davis, Graffiti/Gang Specialist & Private Investigator, Yonkers, NY. ONTARIO. Ts: 10; 12; 27; 28.

(16)   “A Brief Introduction to Some of the Basics of Midwest Graffiti Identification and Analysis: An Instructional Workshop (Part 2 of a 3 Part Series)”, by Robert Mulvaney, M.A., Gang Specialist, NGCRC Staff. LINCOLN PARK. Ts: 1; 4; 5; 7; 8; 10; 11; 12; 16; 17; 20; 22; 25; 29; 30.

(106) “National Crime Information Center (NCIC) Off Line Search”, by Grant E. Smith, FBI, CJIS Division, TSEU/NCIC, Clarksburg, WV. GRANT PARK. Ts: 1; 3; 12; 13; 20; 25.

(76) “Prison Gangs: A Global Overview”, by Mitchel P. Roth, Ph.D., Professor of Criminal Justice and Criminology, Sam Houston State University, Houston, TX. MILLENIUM PARK: Ts: 13; 16; 20; 23; 24.


10:00am - 12:00pm:

(4) “The Impact of Historical/Generational Trauma on Gang and Law Enforcement Interactions”, by Philip J. Swift, Ph.D., Municipal Courts, City Marshall Division, Fort Worth, TX. CHICAGO BALLROOM. Ts: 1; 2; 7; 10; 11; 12; 13; 22; 25.

(93) “Gang Involvement in Credit Card Fraud: Clone Credit Cards and Gang Profits”, by Detective Marc Deshaies, Gang and Violent Crime Unit, Fort Wayne Police Department, Fort Wayne, IN. ERIE. Ts: 1; 3; 4; 6; 21; 28.


11:00am - 12:00pm:

(9) “Glenmob, Salty Gangsters and Northern Exposure”: A Discussion of State/Federal Cooperation in the Context of Investigating and Prosecuting a Hybrid Gang”, by Stephen L. Nelson, Assistant United States Attorney, District of Utah; Stewart M. Young, Assistant United States Attorney, District of Utah. MILLENIUM PARK. Ts: 1; 4; 6; 9; 21; 28.

(48) “Modern Policing - Under Fire: The Fall of Rome: The end of law enforcement as we know it?”, by Todd D. Negola, Psy.D., Gang Consultant, NGCRC. ONTARIO. Ts: 7; 12; 28.

(85) “Does Association Bring About Assimilation: Lessons From The Experience of Female Gang Associates”, by Veronica L. Williams, MS, LCDC, Executive Director, In the Company of My Sisters, Inc, Houston, TX. LINCOLN PARK. Ts: 7; 11; 13; 18; 26.


12:00pm - 1:00pm:

(27) “The Christian Gang Specialist Reception”, by Robert Mulvaney, NGCRC Staff. GRANT PARK. Ts: 10; 11; 18; 22; 30.


1:00pm - 2:00pm:

(14) “The MS-13: A Workshop to Discuss the Impact and Response to the Violence by Foreign National Gangs in U.S. Communities", by Robert Mulvaney, M.A., Gang Specialist, NGCRC Staff. MILLENIUM PARK. Ts: 2; 6; 13; 16; 20; 22; 23; 25. 


1:00pm - 2:30pm:

(36) “Bigger than Black and Blue: Candid Conversations About Race, Equity, and Community Collaboration”, by Robert T. David Sr., Youth Gang Violence Prevention Coordinator, Danville, VA and Scott C. Booth, Chief of Police, Danville Police Department, Danville, VA. ERIE. Ts: 10; 11; 22.

 

1:00pm - 3:00pm:

(39) “Gang Mapping 201: Theory and Praxis ”, by D. Lee Gilbertson, Ph.D., NGCRC Staff and Professor, Criminal Justice Studies, St. Cloud State University, St. Cloud, MN. CHICAGO BALLROOM. Ts: 1; 12; 27.

(57) “Gang Crisis Prevention in Juvenile Facilities”, by William A. Campbell, Kentucky Juvenile Justice Training, Richmond, KY. ONTARIO. Ts: 16; 19; 22.

(61) “Veterans Issues for Law Enforcement”, by Todd D. Negola, Psy.D., Gang Consultant, NGCRC. LINCOLN PARK. Ts: 1; 7; 12.      


2:00pm - 3:00pm:

(21) The Graffiti Identity 2 - Prolific Writers & Crews", by Kenneth Davis, Graffiti/Gang Specialist & Private Investigator, Yonkers, NY. MILLENIUM PARK. Ts: 1; 4; 7; 19; 20; 28; 29.

 

3:00pm - 4:00pm:

(62) “Mexican Cartels and Culture: An Analysis of Gangs Along the Southern Border”, by John J. Rodriguez, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Criminology & Criminal Justice, University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX. CHICAGO BALLROOM. Ts: 1; 4; 6; 13; 20; 23; 24.

(94) ”Developments and Tracking in Social Media Usage by Gang Members”, by Detective Marc Deshaies, Gang and Violent Crime Unit, Fort Wayne Police Department, Fort Wayne, IN. ERIE. Ts: 1; 3; 4; 6; 9; 21; 25; 28.


3:00pm - 4:30pm:

(81) Project Lifeline: A Panel Discussion With Former Gang Members”, by Tom Schneider, Director, Project Lifeline, Chicago, IL. ONTARIO. Ts: 2; 5; 16; 18; 22.

            

3:00pm - 5:00pm:

(28) “Operant Conditioning: A Path to Gang Violence”, by Philip J. Swift, Ph.D., Municipal Courts, City Marshall Division, Fort Worth, TX. MILLENIUM PARK. Ts: 2; 7; 10; 11; 12; 13; 22.

(63) “Training for Trainers: The Development of Your Own Gang Presentation”, by Todd D. Negola, Psy.D., Gang Consultant, NGCRC. LINCOLN PARK. Ts: 10; 12; 28.


4:00pm - 5:00pm:

(34) “Gang Threat Awareness: An Attempt to Assist with the Overall Violence Proofing of a Learning Environment”, by Robert Mulvaney, M.A., Gang Specialist, NGCRC Staff. CHICAGO BALLROOM. Ts: 5; 11; 16; 17; 18; 22.

(100) “Victimology: Coping with Gang Homicide”, by Douglas L. Semark, Ph.D., Special Executive to the Board and Chief Learning Officer, Gang Alternatives Program; Director, Gangfree Life Academy®; Chair, UCLA/RAND Prevention Research CAB; Los Angeles, CA. ERIE. Ts: 5; 7; 10; 17; 18; 22.

(77) “Comparison of Prison Gangs in the U.S. with Other Prison Gangs Around the Globe”, by Mitchel P. Roth, Ph.D., Professor of Criminal Justice and Criminology, Sam Houston State University, Houston, TX. GRANT PARK. Ts: 13; 16; 20; 23; 24.


5:00pm - 6:00pm:

(75) “The Law Enforcement, Prosecution, and Corrections Networking Reception”, by NGCRC Staff. MILLENIUM PARK. Ts: 1; 2; 13; 16; 21.

 


Wednesday, August 4, 2021:


7:00am - 8:00am:

(107) “The NCIC Violent Person File”, by Grant E. Smith, FBI, CJIS Division, CTAP/NCIC, Clarksburg, WV. MILLENIUM. Ts: 1; 3; 12; 13; 20; 25.


8:00am - 9:00am:

(50) “Critical Incident Management and the First Responder”, by Todd D. Negola, Psy.D., Gang Consultant, NGCRC. MILLENIUM PARK. Ts: 1; 3; 5; 7; 12; 13; 14; 25.

(66) Online Resources - Communication & Search Tools”, by Kenneth Davis, Graffiti/Gang Specialist & Private Investigator, Yonkers, NY. ONTARIO. Ts: 1; 4; 9; 19; 20; 28.


8:00am - 9:30am:

(98) “The Cost of Dropping Out and Gang Joining in Los Angeles”, by Douglas L. Semark, Ph.D., Special Executive to the Board and Chief Learning Officer, Gang Alternatives Program; Director, Gangfree Life Academy®; Chair, UCLA/RAND Prevention Research CAB; Los Angeles, CA. ERIE. Ts: 2; 5; 10; 16; 17; 22.

            

8:00am - 10:00am:

(18) “Understanding and Preparation for the Interview of a Suspected Gang/Threat Group Member: A Workshop on Asking, Listening and Assessing Information”, by Robert Mulvaney, M.A., Gang Specialist, NGCRC Staff. CHICAGO BALLROOM. Ts: 1; 2; 5; 7; 10; 11; 12; 13; 16; 17; 20; 22; 25; 30.


9:00am - 10:00am:

(113) “A Clear and Present Danger: Transnational Organized Crime and Cybersecurity”, by Robert Brzenchek, Ph.D., Founder/Owner of the Brzenchek Foundation Corp, Delaware. MILLENIUM PARK. Ts: 6; 20; 23.


9:30am - 11:00am:

(32) “The Global Growth of Nationalism”, by D. Lee Gilbertson, Ph.D., NGCRC Staff and Executive Editor, Journal of Gang Research. LINCOLN PARK. Ts: 1; 19; 20; 23; 24.

            

10:00am - 11:00am:

(89) “From Centralized Gangs to Decentralized Factions: Chicago’s History of Gangs in Public Housing”, by John Adams, Cook County Juvenile Temporary Detention Center, Chicago, IL. MILLENIUM PARK. Ts: 7;11; 12; 13; 16; 18; 20; 22.

(103) “Gangs, Guns and Drugs in Canada”, by Keiron McConnell, Kwantlen Polytechnic University, Faculty of Arts, Professor of Criminology, Surrey, British Columbia, Canada. ERIE. Ts: 1; 4; 23.


10:00am - 12:00pm:

(46)Burnout in Blue: Exploring Burnout in Law Enforcement and Related Careers”, by Todd D. Negola, Psy.D., Gang Consultant, NGCRC. ONTARIO. Ts: 7; 12; 18.


11:00am - 12:00pm:

(40)  “A Brief Introduction to Some of the Basics of West Coast Graffiti Identification and Analysis: An Instructional Workshop (Part 3 of a 3 Part Series)”, by Robert Mulvaney, M.A., Gang Specialist, NGCRC Staff. LINCOLN PARK. Ts: 1; 4; 5; 7; 8; 10; 11; 12; 16; 17; 20; 22; 25; 29; 30.

(86) “Shifts and the Turn in Responding to Gangs in Jamaica”, by Tarik Weekes, Research Fellow, Institute of Criminal Justice and Security, Managing Editor for the Caribbean Journal of Criminology, Kingston, Jamaica. ERIE. Ts: 17, 22; 23.

(91) “Providing Effective Case Management Practices for Juvenile Populations”, by Chukwuemeka Okonmah, Kornesia Lee, and Valerie Goodloe, Cook County Juvenile Temporary Detention Center, Chicago, IL. CHICAGO BALLROOM. Ts: 7; 12; 16; 18; 20; 22.

(114) “Crime Scene Response for the Gang Investigator”, by Sarah Lund, Forensic Technician, Omaha, NE. MILLENIUM PARK. Ts: 1; 3; 6; 19; 20; 29.


12:00pm - 1:00pm: On your own for lunch — remember to check over your evaluation form to make sure you have marked off all your session attendance hours.


1:00pm - 2:00pm:

(35) A Basic Street Gangs Investigation", by Kenneth Davis, Graffiti/Gang Specialist & Private Investigator, Yonkers, NY. CHICAGO BALLROOM. Ts: 1; 4; 7; 9; 19; 28; 29.

(31) “What Police Gang Specialists Need to Know to Target Harden From Aggressive Defense Cross-Examinations and Politically Motivated Administrators Who May Try to Throw You Under the Bus”, by Michael P. Coghlan, Gang Specialist, DeKalb, IL. LINCOLN PARK. Ts: 1; 4; 7; 12; 14; 20; 21; 24.

            

1:00pm - 3:00pm:

(41) “Outlaw Motorcycle Gangs: Why Bother?”, by Lt. Vincent Perillo, Will County Sheriffs Office, Joliet, IL. MILLENIUM PARK. Ts: 1; 9; 15; 19.

(58) “Tactical Interviewing: Interviewing the Criminal Mind”, by Todd D. Negola, Psy.D., Gang Consultant, NGCRC. ONTARIO. Ts: 1; 7; 8; 18. 

(104) “Better Intel and Prevention: Monitoring Gang Problems in Bars and Nightclubs”, by Keiron McConnell, Kwantlen Polytechnic University, Faculty of Arts, Professor of Criminology, Surrey, British Columbia, Canada. ERIE. Ts: 1; 21; 22; 23.


2:00pm - 3:00pm:

(37) “Street Gangs to Terrorism Affiliation”, by Michael P. Coghlan, Gang Specialist, DeKalb, IL. CHICAGO BALLROOM. Ts: 1; 4; 7; 12; 14; 20; 21; 23; 24.


2:00pm - 3:30pm:

(68) “The Graffiti Identity 3: Meeting of the Minds”, by Kenneth Davis, Graffiti/Gang Specialist & Private Investigator, Yonkers, NY. LINCOLN PARK. Ts: 1; 4; 7; 9; 19; 20; 28; 29.

            

3:00pm - 4:00pm:

(11)  “How to Develop, Select and Train a Diverse STG Intelligence Team in a Jail/Prison Environment”, by Robert Mulvaney, M.A., Gang/Specialist, NGCRC Staff. MILLENIUM PARK. Ts: 1; 2; 4; 6; 8; 9; 12; 13; 15; 16; 19; 20; 21; 25; 29.

(65) “Correctional Intelligence and Street Crime Investigations”, by Captain Philip J. Swift, Ph.D., Municipal Courts, City Marshall Division, Fort Worth, TX. ONTARIO. Ts: 1; 4; 13; 21.

(112) “The Art Oasis Gang Prevention/Intervention Program”, by Robert Brzenchek, Ph.D., Founder/Owner of the Brzenchek Foundation Corp, Delaware. CHICAGO BALLROOM. Ts: 11; 22.

(106) “National Crime Information Center (NCIC) Off Line Search”, by Grant E. Smith, FBI, CJIS Division, TSEU/NCIC, Clarksburg, WV. ERIE. Ts: 1; 3; 12; 13; 20; 25.

 

3:30pm - 5:00pm:

(71) “Share What You’ve Learned with Other Professionals”, by D. Lee Gilbertson, Ph.D., NGCRC Staff and Executive Editor, Journal of Gang Research. LINCOLN PARK. Ts: 10; 12; 28.


4:00pm - 5:00pm:

(22) “Creating a Staff Facilitated Peer Support for In-Prison Gang Renouncement Candidates”, by Veronica Williams, Executive Director, Al-Fredrick’s Return Inc, Houston, TX. MILLENIUM PARK. Ts: 10; 13; 18; 22; 30.

(64) “Off the Wall — A Graffiti Art Program”, by Kenneth Davis, Graffiti/Gang Specialist & Private Investigator, Yonkers, NY. CHICAGO BALLROOM. Ts: 7; 11; 18; 19; 22; 29.

(102) “Stopping the Preschool to Prison Pipeline: The Importance of Gang Prevention”, by Elvis Slaughter, MSCJ, Retired Sheriff’s Superintendent, former fire and police commissioner, criminologist, and author of ten books, including Preschool to Prison: Is It Determined by the School, Environment, or Parent? ONTARIO. Ts: 10; 11; 13; 16; 17; 22.


5:00pm: ALL TRAINING IS OVER WITH. TRAINING ROOMS NOW BEING EVACUATED.


5:00pm-6:00pm:

PROCEED DIRECTLY TO THE NGCRC OPERATIONS CENTER TO SUBMIT YOUR EVALUATION FORM TO THE NGCRC STAFF.

PICK UP YOUR CERTIFICATES IN THE OPERATIONS CENTER NOTE: HAVE YOUR EVALUATION FORM READY TO BE EXAMINED (hours counted) BY OPERATIONS CENTER SUPERVISORS (Maria & Irene) TO SEE IF YOU HAVE COMPLETED THE MINIMUM HOURS REQUIRED (24 overall, at least 4 of which are in your Training Track).

 

After 6:00pm: NGCRC staff have gone. Your Evaluation Form is still important. If you forgot, can you please mail your Evaluation Form to the NGCRC?


WE WISH YOU SAFE TRAVEL ON YOUR RETURN HOME. WE HOPE WE SEE YOU NEXT YEAR.

 

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