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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 training to public safety personnel, and to serve as an applied research resource and information provider for the criminal justice community to enhance the professionalism of public safety personnel as they effectively police with the community.

    We will:

    • Encourage the development of critical thinking skills and the use of empirical data for problem solving and decision making.
    • Provide 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

    July 31, August 7, 14, 21 and 28, 2015
    RI State Victim Assistance Academy

    Presented in partnership with Family Service of Rhode Island
    Baypoint Inn & Conference Center
    144 Anthony Road
    Portsmouth, RI

    August 4 & 5, 2015
    Grantwriting for Law Enforcement Seminar
    Gabelli School of Business
    1 Old Ferry Road
    Bristol, RI  02809

    August 12 & 13, 2015
    Strategic Planning for Police Leaders
    Global Heritage Hall 205
    1 Old Ferry Road
    Bristol, RI  02809

    September 9 - 11, 2015
    FTO Coordinator Seminar

    Baypoint Inn & Conference Center
    144 Anthony Road
    Portsmouth, RI 

    September 14 - 25, 2015
    COMMAND TRAINING SERIES:  First Line Supervisor Course

    Baypoint Inn & Conference Center
    144 Anthony Road
    Portsmouth, RI 

    September 20 - 23, 2015
    New England Association of Chiefs of Police Annual Meeting

    Ashworth by the Sea
    295 Ocean Boulevard
    Hampton, New Hampshire

    September 28 - October 9, 2015
    COMMAND TRAINING SERIES:  Mid-Management Course

    Baypoint Inn & Conference Center
    144 Anthony Road
    Portsmouth, RI 

    October 13 - 15, 2015 and November 17 - 19, 2015 (On-site sessions; On-line sessions October 5 - November 19, 2015)
    COMMAND TRAINING SERIES:  Executive Development Course

    Baypoint Inn & Conference Center
    144 Anthony Road
    Portsmouth, RI 

    October 19 - 22, 2015
    Field Training & Evaluation Program Course

    Baypoint Inn & Conference Center
    144 Anthony Road
    Portsmouth, RI 

    November 2 - 6, 2015
    Internal Affairs Investigation Course

    Baypoint Inn & Conference Center
    144 Anthony Road
    Portsmouth, RI 

    November 30 - December 11, 2015
    COMMAND TRAINING SERIES:  First Line Supervisor Course

    Baypoint Inn & Conference Center
    144 Anthony Road
    Portsmouth, RI 

    February 23 - 26, 2016
    Field Training & Evaluation Program Course

    Baypoint Inn & Conference Center
    144 Anthony Road
    Portsmouth, RI 

    March 28 - April 8, 2016
    COMMAND TRAINING SERIES:  Mid-Management Course

    Baypoint Inn & Conference Center
    144 Anthony Road
    Portsmouth, RI 

    April 12 - 14, 2016
    Internal Investigations:  The Role of the Patrol First Line Supervisor

    Baypoint Inn & Conference Center
    144 Anthony Road
    Portsmouth, RI 

    April 18 - 29, 2016
    COMMAND TRAINING SERIES:  First Line Supervisor Course

    Baypoint Inn & Conference Center
    144 Anthony Road
    Portsmouth, RI 

    May 9 - 12, 2016
    Field Training & Evaluation Program Course

    Baypoint Inn & Conference Center
    144 Anthony Road
    Portsmouth, RI 

    June 8 - 11, 2016
    Northeast 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.