• ABLE 16th Annual Criminal Justice Conference

    Early Bird Special (Purchase before 9/1/22)
    $150 members 
     $200.00 Non Members 
     $100.00 Students

     "And This Too Shall Pass:  Rebuilding, Restructuring, Representing"

     
     

    September 28th - 30th, 2022

    Mesa Community College

    1833 W Southern Avenue

    Mesa, AZ 85202

     

     

     

    Host Hotel for Conference Attendees: 

     
     

    DoubleTree by Hilton Phoenix Mesa

    ($151/night Conference rate)

    1011 W Holmes Ave

    Mesa, AZ 85210

     

     

     

  • Register for the 2022 ABLE Criminal Justice Conference Below!

    Day 1 Schedule

    All Times are Mountain Daylight Time (MDT)

    • 8:30 - 9:00 Registration

    • 9:00 - 9:15 Conference Open/Presentation of Colors

    • 9:15 - 9:45 Welcome (Opening prayer/ Presidential Welcome)

    • 0:45 - 10:00 Break

    • 10:00 – 11:00 (Breakout Classes - Session 1)

      1. What you say matters: The impact of social media and modern technology in law enforcement

      2. Leading with Courage: Making hard necessary decisions as a leader

    • 11:00-11:10 Break

    • 11:10 – 12:10 (Breakout Classes - Session 2)

      1. Filling our shoes: A Day in the life of an Officer

      2. Stopping the burn out: Maintaining a healthy balance between your professional and personal life

    • 1210– 1230 Break

    • 1230 – 1330 Lunch

    • 1330- 1430 (Breakout Classes Session 1)

      1. What you say matters: The impact of social media and modern technology in law enforcement

      2. Leading with Courage: Making hard necessary decisions as a leader

    • 1430 - 1440 Break

    • 1440- 1540 (Breakout Classes - Session 2)

      • Filling our shoes: A Day in the life of an Officer

      • Stopping the burn out: Maintaining a healthy balance between your professional and personal life

    • 1540 – 1600 Break/Recruitment booths

    • 1600              Day 1 Conclusion

    Day 2 Schedule

    All Times are Mountain Daylight Time (MDT)

    • 0830-0900 Registration

    • 0900-1030 Voices of the Community (Panel Discussion)

    • 1030-1040 Break

    • 1040– 1150 (Breakout Classes - Session 1)

      1. Restructuring the framework of policing: Changing the culture of policing

      2. Can you support Black Lives Matter and the Blue Lives Matter movement at the same time?

    • 11:50-12:00 Break

    • 12:00 - 1:20 Lunch

    • 1:20 – 2:30 (Breakout Classes - Session 2)

      1. Community Policing vs Community Engagement: What is the difference

      2. Breaking down over time: Dealing with your physical and mental health.

    • 230 – 240 Break

    • 2:40 - 3:50 (Breakout Classes Session 1)

      1. Restructuring the framework of policing: Changing the culture of policing

      2. Can you support Black Lives Matter and the Blue Lives Matter movement at the same time?

    • 3:50 – 4:00 Break/Recruitment booths

    • 4:00 pm Day 2 Conclusion

    Day 3 Schedule

    All Times are Mountain Daylight Time (MDT) 

    • 0900 – 0915 Welcome

    • 0915-1030 Being black while wearing Blue (Panel Discussion)

    • 1030 – 1040 Break

    • 1040– 1150 (Breakout Classes Session 1)

      1. Community Policing vs Community Engagement: What is the difference

      2. Breaking down over time: Dealing with your physical and mental health.

    • 11:50–12:00 Break

    • 12:00 -2:00 A.B.L.E. 17th Annual Criminal Justice Luncheon (Scholarship/award Presentation)

    • 1400 Day 2 Conclusion

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