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Listening Session: Training & Education


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The President's Task Force on 21st Century Policing hosted multiple listening sessions to gain broad input and expertise from stakeholders. The information collected in these meetings informed and advised the Task Force in developing recommendations.

The fifth Listening Session focused on the topic of “Training & Education” and was held on Saturday, February 14, 2015 at the Phoenix Convention Center in Phoenix, AZ. The meeting was open to the public and seating was on a first-come first-served basis. The Listening Session was filmed and can be watched in its entirety online. Please see information on the Listening Session's Disability Access.

You can also access the list of witnesses, their biographies and their prepared statements for the February 14, 2015 Listening Session below:

Basic Recruit Academy:
Arlen Ciechanowski bio | submission
William Johnson bio | submission
Benjamin B. Tucker bio | submission
Steve Winegar bio | submission

Voices in the Community:
Allie Bones bio
Renaldo Fowler bio | submission
Keeshan Harley submission
Andrea Ritchie bio | submission
Linda Sarsour bio | submission

In-Service Training:
Aaron Danielson
Scott Decker bio | submission
Cheryl May bio | submission
John Ortolano bio | submission
Gary Schofield bio

Special Training on Building Trust:
Sandra Brown bio | submission
Randolph Dupont bio | submission
Bruce Lipman bio | submission
David Friedman bio | submission
Ronal Serpas bio | submission

Supervisory, Leadership & Management Training:
Edward Flynn bio | submission
Sandra Hutchens bio | submission
Kim Jacobs bio | submission
John Layton bio | submission
Ellen Scrivner bio | submission

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