Training Partnerships

TRAINING PARTNERSHIP WITH GEORGE MASON UNIVERSITY: BUILDING TRUST WITH COMMUNITIES

Beginning in 2014, the Academy engaged in a collaborative effort with Dr. Cynthia Lum, Director of the George Mason University’s Center for Evidence-Based Crime Policy, to create an on-line training program around the topics of implicit bias, procedural justice, and police/community relations training.  The goal was to produce a portal on the GMU website to provide a free online resource for police agencies to use in developing their own training with regard to strengthening trust and confidence with the citizens and communities that they serve.

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