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OJJDP News @ a Glance, May/June 2015
OJJDP announces the availability of OJJDP News @ a Glance, May/June 2015. This issue’s top story and video message from Administrator Robert L. Listenbee highlight the Office’s efforts to address and prevent youth violence and victimization.
Other features include DOJ’s commemoration of National Missing Children’s Day, the Coalition for Juvenile Justice Conference, the OJJDP-sponsored National Law Enforcement Training on Child Exploitation, and more.
|IACP To Host Webinar on Policies to Safeguard Children During Parental Arrest
On July 30, 2015, at 2 p.m. ET, the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP), in collaboration with the Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA), will present "Preparing to Launch: Q & A on Implementing Parental Arrest Policies to Safeguard Children." During this 1-hour webinar, panelists will discuss strategies to help law enforcement agencies develop and implement policies to minimize trauma to children during a parental arrest. Register and learn more about this webinar.