Center on Race and Social Problems

Chief’s Institute #2: Tactical Perceptions for the Community: Recognizing Bias

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We are hosting the second annual Chief's Institute with the City of Pittsburgh Department of Public Safety and Bureau of Police.  A follow-up to last year's Chief's Institute on Procedural Justice for the Police and Community, this year's topic is Tactical Perceptions for the Community: Recognizing Bias.  This Institute will explore the concept of implicit bias, its effects on interactions between law enforcement and the public, and strategies for mitigating it. 

Opening/Welcome Remarks by Chief Scott E. Schubert

Presentations by Pittsburgh Police Academy's Training Team

Lunch Keynote by Soo Song, Acting United States Attorney for the
Western District of PA.

Closing remarks, reflection, and summary by David A. Harris
John E. Murray Faculty Scholar and Professor of Law
University of Pittsburgh School of Law.  
Host, "Criminal Injustice" Podcast 

Wednesday, June 28, 2017
8:00am - 5:00 pm in 2017 Cathedral of Learning
4200 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15260

This event is invite only.

Please contact center administrative assistant or 412-624-7382 with any questions.

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