Roger Williams University Justice System Training & Research Institute
1-day Program – Monday, March 6, 2017
Registration 8:30 am - 9:00 am
Presentation 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Roger Williams University Baypoint Inn & Conference Center
and the New England Association of Chiefs of Police, Inc.
144 Anthony Road, Portsmouth, RI
This one-day seminar will provide an introduction to the basics of risk management as it pertains
to law enforcement, including risk assessment, policy writing geared toward risk avoidance and
mitigation, and training designed to buttress policy and procedure. Police liability will be
examined, and federal and state causes of action will be discussed as relates to the many areas of
liability police are exposed to. Legal trends that have an impact on law enforcement will be
covered. Specific high risk critical tasks that create liability exposure will be considered, as well
as some of the mundane tasks that also expose officers and their agencies to liability.
The cost for the seminar is $150.00 which includes continental breakfast, lunch, breaks, and all
materials. Checks should be made payable to the Roger Williams University Justice System
Training & Research Institute (JSTRI), One Old Ferry Road, Bristol, RI 02809. Area hotels
have provided a special rate for personnel in attendance at this seminar. Telephone
inquiries should be made to Liz Campo, Administrative Assistant to the School of Justice Studies
at (401) 254-3731 (or e-mail her at email@example.com) or fax (401-254- 3351).
**WE REQUIRE 72 HOURS CANCELLATION PRIOR TO THE COURSE OR YOU WILL BE CHARGED THE REQUIRED FEE.**