The Threat of Hate Groups in the US and Their Implications for Law Enforcement

Registrations are closed for this event
Date: Tuesday, May 22, 2018
Registration Deadline: Friday, May 11, 2018
Time: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Instructor Location:
Quincy Regional Training Facility
2021 N 18th
Quincy, IL 62301
Instructor: Dean Alexander Director, Homeland Security Research Program; and, Professor, Homeland Security at the School of Law Enforcement and Justice Administration at Western Illinois University.
Member's Fee: $0
Non-Member & Civilian Fee: $0

Meets IL Mandates: Civil Rights | Constitutional and Proper Use of Law Enforcement Authority | Cultural Competency | Human Rights | Law Updates | Procedural Justice

Topics to be Covered (just to name a few)

  • Why People Join Extremist Groups
  • Hate Groups in Illinois
  • Hate Incident v. Hate Crime
  • Leaders/Prominent Figures in the Hate Movement
  • Supporting Victims During Investigation
  • Responding to an Attack
  • Event Response Checklist
  • Definitions: Hate Ideology and Hate Groups
  • Federal Hate Crimes & Illinois Law
  • Hate Crimes in the US - FBI Statistics
  • Law Enforcement Responses
  • Police Leadership to Prevent Hate Incidents/Crimes
  • Officer Safety
  • Leveraging the Media in Combating Hate Crimes

And much more............