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    Justice System Training & Research Institute

    The mission of the Roger Williams University Justice System Training & Research Institute is to provide high quality, academically challenging training to public safety personnel, and to serve as an applied research resource and information provider for the criminal justice community to enhance the professionalism of public safety personnel as they effectively police with the community.

    We will:

    • Encourage the development of critical thinking skills and the use of empirical data for problem solving and decision making.
    • Provide training informed by best practices drawn from diverse academic disciplines to address contemporary issues.
    • Conduct regional seminars and conferences for the development of practical leadership skills.
    • Extend the practical application of Roger Williams University faculty conducted research resulting in models that can be duplicated and published nationally.
    • Utilize technology informed training as a means of enhancing "real world" performance.
    • Foster government, academic, and community partnerships.

    Justice System Training & Research Institute

    March 31 - April 11, 2014
    COMMAND TRAINING SERIES:  First Line Supervisor Course
    Roger Williams University
    Baypoint Inn & Conference Center
    144 Anthony Road
    Portsmouth, RI

    April 14 & 15, 2014
    Pre-Employment Background Investigation Seminar
    Roger Williams University
    Baypoint Inn & Conference Center
    144 Anthony Road
    Portsmouth, RI

    April 22, 2014
    'Introduction to Policing the Teen Brain' Seminar
    Roger Williams University
    Baypoint Inn & Conference Center
    144 Anthony Road
    Portsmouth, RI

    April 28 & 29, 2014
    Arson Investigations Seminar
    Roger Williams University
    Baypoint Inn & Conference Center
    144 Anthony Road
    Portsmouth, RI

    May 5, 2014
    Rhode Island Police Prosecution Officer Seminar
    Roger Williams University
    Baypoint Inn & Conference Center
    144 Anthony Road
    Portsmouth, RI

    May 13, 2014
    FEMA Public Safety Continuity of Operations
    Roger Williams University
    Baypoint Inn & Conference Center
    144 Anthony Road
    Portsmouth, RI

    May 14, 2014
    Ethics in Leadership and Decision Making for Law Enforcement
    Hosted by Yarmouth Police Department
    1 Brad Erickson Way
    West Yarmouth, MA

    June 4 - 7, 2014
    Northeastern Association of Criminal Justice Sciences Annual Meeting

    Roger Williams University
    Baypoint Inn & Conference Center
    144 Anthony Road
    Portsmouth, RI

    June 9 - 12, 2014
    Field Training & Evaluation Program Course
    Roger Williams University
    Baypoint Inn & Conference Center
    144 Anthony Road
    Portsmouth, RI

    September 15 - 26, 2014
    COMMAND TRAINING SERIES:  First Line Supervisor Course

    Roger Williams University
    Baypoint Inn & Conference Center
    144 Anthony Road
    Portsmouth, RI

    September 29 - October 10, 2014
    COMMAND TRAINING SERIES:  Mid-Management Course

    Roger Williams University
    Baypoint Inn & Conference Center
    144 Anthony Road
    Portsmouth, RI

    October 14 - 17, 2014
    Field Training & Evaluation Program Course

    Roger Williams University
    Baypoint Inn & Conference Center
    144 Anthony Road
    Portsmouth, RI

    October 20 - 24, 2014
    Internal Affairs Investigation Course

    Roger Williams University
    Baypoint Inn & Conference Center
    144 Anthony Road
    Portsmouth, RI  

    October 21 - 23 and November 18 - 20, 2014
    COMMAND TRAINING SERIES:  Executive Development Course

    Roger Williams University
    Baypoint Inn & Conference Center
    144 Anthony Road
    Portsmouth, RI

    Novemer 12 - 14, 2014
    FTO Coordinator Seminar

    Roger Williams University
    Baypoint Inn & Conference Center
    144 Anthony Road
    Portsmouth, RI

    December 1 - 12, 2014
    COMMAND TRAINING SERIES:  First Line Supervisor Coruse

    Roger Williams University
    Baypoint Inn & Conference Center
    144 Anthony Road
    Portsmouth, RI

    January 26 - 29, 2015
    Field Training & Evaluation Program Course

    Roger Williams University
    Baypoint Inn & Conference Center
    144 Anthony Road
    Portsmouth, RI  

    February 2 - 13, 2015
    COMMAND TRAINING SERIES:  Mid-Management Course

    Roger Williams University
    Baypoint Inn & Conference Center
    144 Anthony Road
    Portsmouth, RI 

    March 2 - 13, 2015
    COMMAND TRAINING SERIES:  First Line Supervisor Course

    Roger Williams University
    Baypoint Inn & Conference Center
    144 Anthony Road
    Portsmouth, RI

    March 23 - 25, 2015
    Internal Investigations:  The Role of the Patrol First Line Supervisor Seminar

    Roger Williams University
    Baypoint Inn & Conference Center
    144 Anthony Road
    Portsmouth, RI

    May 11 - 14, 2015
    Field Training & Evaluation Program Course

    Roger Williams University
    Baypoint Inn & Conference Center
    144 Anthony Road
    Portsmouth, RI 

    For further information, please contact Assistant Director, Denise Owens (401-254-3320) or Liz Campo (401-254-3731), Administrative Assistant to the School of Justice Studies.