Hate Crimes Training for Law Enforcement and Prosecutors in Hennepin County

JCRC & ADL are partnering with Hennepin County’s Anti-Hate Initiative to offer free hate crimes training for law enforcement and prosecutors in the county in 2024. 


Course Title: Introduction to Hate Crimes for Law Enforcement

Course Number: 10501-00004

Total Credits Approved: 02

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This training introduces tools and practices to enhance law enforcement’s capacity to prevent and respond to hate crimes. Participants learn to identify key elements of bias-motivated crimes, strengthen their understanding of the legal framework (customized to the specific jurisdiction), enhance skills related to investigating and documenting bias-motivated crimes, and deepen their appreciation for the importance of preventing and addressing bias-motivated crimes. Introduction to Hate Crimes is an interactive, discussion-based program incorporating scenario work appropriate for all law enforcement audiences