The application submission deadline for the Ohio Institute has been extended to January 13th.
In March 2014, the IACP’s National Law Enforcement Leadership Initiative on Violence Against Women will be holding the Ohio Law Enforcement Leadership Institute on Violence Against Women in Columbus, Ohio. This training event, created in partnership with the Department of Justice, Office on Violence Against Women (OVW) and held in collaboration with the Ohio Association of Chiefs of Police (OACP), will highlight a multitude of topics including lethality/risk assessments, policy development and implementation, addressing department culture, and many other topics relevant to law enforcement executives related to the crimes of violence against women.
The Ohio Leadership Institute will be held Monday, March 24th – Thursday, March 27th, 2014 and is an opportunity for law enforcement executives (first or second in command) from across the state to learn the latest strategies and tools to address a spectrum a violence against women crimes. Participants will assess their agency’s responses to these crimes and explore new ways to hold perpetrators accountable while supporting victims. The Institute provides a forum for Ohio executives to gather information about innovative initiatives, share promising practices, develop strategies for immediate implementation, and set goals to strengthen response to these crimes. Applications to attend the Institute in March 2014, along with additional information, can be found on the IACP Institute website as well as the OACP website.
To be considered for the Spring 2014 event, applications must be submitted by January 13th. For more information, please contact Michael Rizzo, Project Manager, at Rizzo@theiacp.org or call 1-800-The-IACP ext. 818. You can also find more information about the Ohio Institute and the IACP’s Leadership Initiative on Violence Against Women on our website by clicking here.