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 Professional Development Schedule


September 16, 2019
Autism Awareness for Law Enforcement Seminar
Roger Williams University
Baypoint Residence & Conference Center
144 Anthony Road
Portsmouth, RI

September 17, 2019
Planning for Retirement in Public Safety
Roger Williams University
Baypoint Residence & Conference Center
144 Anthony Road
Portsmouth, RI
Bristol Harbor Inn Reservations:  https://reservations.travelclick.com/98227?groupID=2571428

September 19, 2019
Intelligence-Led Policing Seminar
Roger Williams University
Baypoint Residence & Conference Center
144 Anthony Road
Portsmouth, RI
Bristol Harbor Inn Reservations:  https://reservations.travelclick.com/98227?groupID=2498707

September 30 - October 11, 2019
COMMAND TRAINING SERIES:  First Line Supervisor Course

Roger Williams University
Baypoint Residence & Conference Center
144 Anthony Road
Portsmouth, RI
Bristol Harbor Inn Reservations:  https://reservations.travelclick.com/98227?groupID=2498707
 

On-line October 7- 14; classroom October 15 - 17; on-line October 18 - November 18; classroom November 19 - 21, 2019
COMMAND TRAINING SERIES:  Executive Development Course
Roger Williams University
Baypoint Residence & Conference Center
144 Anthony Road
Portsmouth, RI
Bristol Harbor Inn Reservations for October:  https://reservations.travelclick.com/98227?groupID=2498735
Bristol Harbor Inn Reservations for November: https://reservations.travelclick.com/98227?groupID=2498752
 

October 21 - 25, 2019
COMMAND TRAINING SERIES:  Mid-Management Course

Roger Williams University
Baypoint Residence & Conference Center
144 Anthony Road
Portsmouth, RI
Bristol Harbor Inn Reservations:  https://reservations.travelclick.com/98227?groupID=2498743

October 30, 2019
Autism Awareness for Law Enforcement Seminar
Roger Williams University
Baypoint Residence & Conference Center
144 Anthony Road
Portsmouth, RI
Bristol Harbor Inn Reservations:  https://reservations.travelclick.com/98227?groupID=2628767

November 4, 2019
Terrorism Indicators and Suspicious Activities Reporting Seminar

Roger Williams University
Baypoint Residence & Conference Center
144 Anthony Road
Portsmouth, RI
Bristol Harbor Inn Reservations:  https://reservations.travelclick.com/98227?groupID=2628770

November 5 - 7, 2019
FTO Coordinator Seminar

Roger Williams University
Baypoint Residence & Conference Center
144 Anthony Road
Portsmouth, RI
Bristol Harbor Inn Reservations:  https://reservations.travelclick.com/98227?groupID=2498747

November 6 & 7, 2019
Pre-Employment Background Investigation for Law Enforcement Seminar

Roger Williams University
Baypoint Residence & Conference Center
144 Anthony Road
Portsmouth, RI
Bristol Harbor Inn Reservations: https://reservations.travelclick.com/98227?groupID=2628943

November 12 - 15, 2019
Field Training & Evaluation Program Course

Roger Williams University
Baypoint Residence & Conference Center
144 Anthony Road
Portsmouth, RI
Bristol Harbor Inn Reservations: https://reservations.travelclick.com/98227?groupID=2498750

November 18, 2019
Mental Health First Aid for Public Safety Seminar
Roger Williams University
Baypoint Residence & Conference Center
144 Anthony Road
Portsmouth, RI

November 18-21, 2019
Field Training & Evaluation Program Course
Barnstable, MA Police Department
1200 Phinney's Lane
Hyannis, MA  02601

December 2 - 13, 2019
COMMAND TRAINING SERIES:  First Line Supervisor Course

Roger Williams University
Baypoint Residence & Conference Center
144 Anthony Road
Portsmouth, RI
Bristol Harbor Inn Reservations:  https://reservations.travelclick.com/98227?groupID=2498759

March 2 - 6, 2020
COMMAND TRAINING SERIES:  Mid-Management Course

Roger Williams University
Baypoint Residence & Conference Center
144 Anthony Road
Portsmouth, RI
Bristol Harbor Inn Reservations: https://reservations.travelclick.com/98227?groupID=2530299

March 23 - April 3, 2020
COMMAND TRAINING SERIES:  First Line Supervisor Course

Roger Williams University
Baypoint Residence & Conference Center
144 Anthony Road
Portsmouth, RI
Bristol Harbor Inn Reservations: https://reservations.travelclick.com/98227?groupID=2530325

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.

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