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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

    January 7, 2015
    Rhode Island Police Officers Bill of Rights Seminar

    Roger Williams University
    Global Heritage Hall, G01
    One Old Ferry Road
    Bristol, RI

    January 26 - 29, 2015
    Field Training & Evaluation Program Course

    Roger Williams University
    Baypoint Inn & Conference Center
    144 Anthony Road
    Portsmouth, RI  

    February 2 - 13, 2015
    COMMAND TRAINING SERIES:  Mid-Management Course

    Roger Williams University
    Baypoint Inn & Conference Center
    144 Anthony Road
    Portsmouth, RI 

    February 18 & 19, 2015
    Drug Investigation Seminar for Patrol Officers Seminar
    Roger Williams University
    Bayoint Inn & Conference Center
    144 Anthony Road
    Portsmouth, RI

    March 16 - 27, 2015
    COMMAND TRAINING SERIES:  First Line Supervisor Course

    Roger Williams University
    Baypoint Inn & Conference Center
    144 Anthony Road
    Portsmouth, RI

    March 23 - 25, 2015
    Internal Investigations:  The Role of the Patrol First Line Supervisor Seminar

    Roger Williams University
    Baypoint Inn & Conference Center
    144 Anthony Road
    Portsmouth, RI

    April 20 - 21, 2015
    Pre-Employment Background Investigation for Law Enforcement Seminar

    Roger Williams University
    Baypoint Inn & Conference Center
    144 Anthony Road
    Portsmouth, RI

    May 11-14, 2015
    Field Training & Evaluation Program Course

    Roger Williams University
    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.