Language Access & Law Enforcement (3/9-13/2015) Workshop Series

Posted on Mar 1, 2015 in OLA Posts, Trainings and Workshops

Language Access & Law Enforcement March 9-13, 2015 Workshop Series for State & County Law Enforcement Personnel – featured speakers are Alyssa Lareau, Esq., Staff Attorney, Federal Coordination and Compliance Section, Civil Rights Division, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, D.C. and Deputy Chief Lyn Tomioka, Chief of Staff, San Francisco Police Department, CA.  Workshops will be held on Kauai, Maui and Big Island.  This workshop will cover:

  • Hawaiʻi’s Language Access Law; state/county demographics; OLA functions
  • Federal Language Access Law: mandates, law suits, investigations, compliance requirements
  • Practical Application from U.S. Department of Justice perspective
  • Practical Application – lessons from San Francisco Police Department