Policing Diverse Public - CANCELLED

Registrations are closed for this event
Date: Thursday, January 25, 2018
Ends On: Thursday, January 25, 2018
Time: 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Stewart Center West
2900 W. Pearl City Road
Freeport, IL
Instructor: Jan Mirikitani, JBM Consulting Services, LLC
Member's Fee: $0
Non-Member & Civilian Fee: $85

This course discusses cultural core prototypes of African-American, Asians, Bosnian Muslims, Hispanics, the LBGT community, and the culture of poverty.  The information helps culturally equip officers when interviewing victims, handling domestic and CIT incidents, as well as community policing in diverse demographics.

This course examines verbal and nonverbal patterns of law-abiding citizens in each cultural group, with tools to aid officers in “accurate reading” of behavior when police contact is made.  It discusses social media’s role in snow-balling false stereotypes & enclave perceptions and beliefs against law enforcement.

It discusses pragmatic methods for building trust relationships between law enforcement and diverse publics.  It discusses the importance of a department social media policy to protect careers and reputations.

This course will also discuss the importance of policing from within the profession.  It emphasizes the significance of constructively releasing the pent-up frustrations resulting from negative disrespectful contacts.

This course has been certified by the ILETSB and approved to meet the following mandates:
    ☐    Civil Rights            
    ☐    Constitutional & Proper Use of Law Enforcement Authority    
    ☒    Cultural Competency        
    ☐    Procedural Justice
    ☐    Human Rights            
    ☐    Law Updates
    ☒    Lead Homicide Investigator        
    ☒    Use of Force (must include scenario based/similar training)