The Federal Probation and Pretrial Officers Association and the District of Arizona are proud to announce the 7th National Training Institute to be held August 23-26, 2015, in Scottsdale, Arizona.
This training opportunity will provide state-of-the-art information about topics relevant to the field and create a learning environment among federal probation and pretrial officers from across the country to exchange program ideas.
Workshops will be available on Monday and Tuesday, with a general session on Wednesday, in addition to offering valuable networking opportunities with fellow officers.
October 13 - 15, 2015 - The only conference focused exclusively on women and girls in the criminal justice system.
AJFO is the only professional conference focused exclusively on women and girls involved with the criminal justice system. Participants represent a diverse array of practitioners, state administrators, program directors, women with lived experience, advocates, researchers, and program developers, and experts in reentry, incarceration, juvenile justice, trauma and gender.
The Community Corrections Collaborative Network (CCCN) will be hosting a live national forum discussion with our federal partners and national and local experts, to highlight the unique opportunities and resources that are now available to our criminal justice system. When we look at who is locked up in our prisons and jails or juvenile facilities around the country, the data show that there are hundreds of thousands of individuals who had a drug, mental health or associated treatment need that went unmet.
Date: September 10, 2015
Time: Please note webinar start time/your time zone:
10:00-11:30am PT / 11:00-12:30pm MT/AZ/ 12:00pm-1:30pm CT / 1:00pm-2:30pm ET
Target Audience: Criminal Justice Professionals, Corrections Health Professionals, Community-based Providers
Recently the FPPOA sent a formal letter to Director Archuleta of the US Office of Personel Management regarding the recent data breach and compromise of sensitive information. The letter is avialabvle as a PDF download here.
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