The Office on Violence Against Women (OVW) is hosting a training session on federal criminal databases and information sharing, October 14, 2014 from 1:30-4:30 p.m in Rapid City, SD. The training is free and will provide information about the various federal criminal databases, requirements for accessing and submitting information to the databases, considerations for tribal leaders working to implement TLOA and VAWA 2013, current DOJ efforts to increase Tribal access to federal criminal databases, and updates on the implementation of Section 905(b) of VAWA 2005.
October 15, 2014 from 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. in Rapid City, SD is the U.S. Department of Justice’s 9th Annual Government-to-Government Violence Against Women Tribal Consultation. From the site:
The purpose of the consultation is to solicit recommendations on enhancing safety for American Indian and Alaska Native women, strengthening the Federal response to the crimes of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, and stalking, and administering grants funds.
More information and registration is available here.