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    Justice System Training & Research Institute

    The mission of the Roger Williams University Justice System Training & Research Institute is to provide high quality, academically challenging professional development training to justice system personnel, and to serve as an applied research resource and information provider for the criminal justice community to enhance the professionalism of the justice system.  The Institute will:

    • Encourage the development of critical thinking skills and the use of empirical data for problem solving and decision making.
    • Provide professional development training informed by best practices drawn from diverse academic disciplines to address contemporary issues.
    • Conduct regional seminars and conferences for the development of practical leadership skills.
    • Extend the practical application of Roger Williams University faculty conducted research resulting in models that can be duplicated and published nationally.
    • Utilize technology informed training as a means of enhancing "real world" performance.
    • Foster government, academic, and community partnerships.

    Justice System Training & Research Institute

      February 21 - 24, 2017

    Field Training & Evaluation Program Course
    Baypoint Inn & Conference Center
    144 Anthony Road
    Portsmouth, RI

    March 20 - 24, 2017
    COMMAND TRAINING SERIES:  Mid-Management Course

    Baypoint Inn & Conference Center
    144 Anthony Road
    Portsmouth, RI

    March 21 - 24, 2017
    Field Training & Evaluation Program Course

    Hosted by the Cape Cod Regional Law Enforcement Council at
    Yarmouth Police Department
    340 Higgins Crowll Road
    West Yarmouth, MA

    April 7, 2017
    Property and Evidence Room Management Seminar

    Baypoint Inn & Conference Center
    144 Anthony Road
    Portsmouth, RI

    April 10 - 11, 2017
    Public Safety Pre-Employment Background Investigation Seminar

    Baypoint Inn & Conference Center
    144 Anthony Road
    Portsmouth, RI

    April 18 - 21, 2017
    Field Training & Evaluation Program Course

    Baypoint Inn & Conference Center
    144 Anthony Road
    Portsmouth, RI

    April 24 - May 5, 2017
    COMMAND TRAINING SERIES:  First Line Supervisor Course

    Baypoint Inn & Conference Center
    144 Anthony Road
    Portsmouth, RI

    May 8 - 10, 2017
    Internal Investigations:  The Role of the Patrol First Line Supervisor Seminar

    Baypoint Inn & Conference Center
    144 Anthony Road
    Portsmouth, RI

    June 7 - 10, 2017
    Northeastern Association of Criminal Justice Sciences Annual Conference

    Baypoint Inn & Conference Center
    144 Anthony Road
    Portsmouth, RI

    For further information, please contact Assistant Director, Denise Owens (401-254-3320) or Liz Campo (401-254-3731), Administrative Assistant to the School of Justice Studies.