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Other Gang-Related Trainings and Conferences


As a complement to the training offered through the National Gang Center, this page lists both federal and regional conference and training information.

Federal Events

These federal entities host conferences and offer training on an ongoing basis.

Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)

OJJDP supports states, local communities, and tribal jurisdictions in their efforts to develop and implement effective programs for juveniles by sponsoring research, program, and training initiatives; developing priorities and goals and setting policies to guide federal juvenile justice issues; disseminating information about juvenile justice issues; and awarding funds to states to support local programming.

OJJDP Conferences

Office of Justice Programs (OJP)

OJP provides federal leadership, grants, training, technical assistance and other resources to improve the nation’s capacity to prevent and reduce crime, assist victims and enhance the rule of law by strengthening the criminal and juvenile justice systems.

Justice Events

Regional Events

These gang events are hosted by regional associations, agencies, or organizations across the country.

Georgia Gang Investigators Association
2021 Winter Training Conference
December 13-14, 2021
Young Harris, GA

Mid-Atlantic Regional Gang Investigators Network
15th Annual Gang Training Conference
March 27-30, 2022
Hanover, MD

International Outlaw Motorcycle Gang Investigators Association
47th Annual International Training Conference
April 3-8, 2022
Myrtle Beach, SC

Utah Gang Investigators Association
4th Annual Conference
April 13-15, 2022
Wendover, NV

Midwest Gang Investigators Association
35th National Conference
May 15-18, 2022
Dubuque, IA

New Mexico Gang Investigators Association
1st Annual Conference
June 2022
Albuquerque, NM

Florida Gang Investigators Association
2022 Annual Conference
August 1-5, 2022
Bonita Springs, FL

Northwest Gang Investigators Association
27th Annual Training Symposium
August 1-5, 2022
Airway Heights, WA

Florida Gang Investigators Association
2023 Annual Conference
August 7-11, 2023
Ponte Vedra, FL

National Gang Center Events

These on-site and virtual events are hosted by the National Gang Center.

February 23, 2022 at 2 p.m. ET - Community Violence Intervention—Addressing Gangs: Coordinating a Comprehensive Response