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18th NACOLE Conference

NACOLEThe 18th Annual Conference of the National Association for Civilian Oversight of Law Enforcement (NACOLE) will take place in San Diego, USA, from 14 to 18 October 2012.

The conference will center on building community trust through workshops focusing on subject matters such as federal pattern and practice litigation, value-based policing, developing policy recommendations, constitutional policing and investigating force in custody, as well as the basic and intermediate-level skills necessary for effective oversight. The conference also provides a platform for networking with a growing community of professionals, learning about oversight models and ways of establishing and improving systems, and reviewing strategies to counter resistance to oversight. For information on registration, organizational issues and the accompanying fees, visit

In addition, NACOLE will continue its Training Certificate programme of recognizing oversight practitioners in the framework of the conference. Individuals who participate in designated training sessions at three qualifying conferences in a five-year period, and satisfy supplemental reading requirements will earn the designation of NACOLE Trained Practitioner. For more information, please visit

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