I am a former four-term elected prosecutor for the City of St. Louis. I now provide consulting services to prosecutors on issues such as policy development, process managment, leadership and communications -- both internal and external. I work with the Prosecutors' Center for Excellence, and am a co-owner of Vera Causa Group Consulting, LLC, a woman-owned business.
As a technical advisor for USDOJ, Office of Justice Program Diagnostic Center and CNA's Institute for Public Research, Laura McElroy shares best practices in building community support through strategic communications. She draws on her eleven years as the Director of Communications for the Tampa Police Department and sixteen years as an award-winning reporter and anchor to train agencies in all aspect of public messaging; media relations, social media, and community outreach.
NCPCV is a national non-profit that focuses on community-wide violence and crime reduction. We provide training, technical assistance and programs to communities to prevent the process of violence before it becomes an event. We specialize in law enforcement training, community leadership training, and overall community technical assistance to provide violence prevention strategies and information.
Alentado Training Consultants is committed to providing the highest quality training to public safety and public service agencies who interact with Spanish-speakers in a professional setting. ATC courses and training methodologies have evolved for more than 20 years. ATC aims to bring the most powerful, efficient, adult learning experiences to law enforcement, corrections, emergency services, support personnel and business professionals. Our mission is to impart effective linguistic skill sets and useful cultural competencies to our clients.
Paper Crane Funding Solutions provides fund development services for municipalities, community organizations and philanthropies, especially when their work intersects and they're working collaboratively. Having successfully worked with community partners to develop and write the successful BCJI application and Implementation Plan for the Flint, Michigan University Avenue Corridor BCJI site, we have continued to engage with BJA and BCJI grantees to develop public safety strategies and applications to fund these initiatives.
EK Consulting provides mental health training to law enforcement staff. This training enables officers to develop additional skills in management of mental health persons they contact. This training is provided through a team approach using a Psychiatrist and former Police Chief and coordinator who present and oversee the training experience.
Prosecutors’ Center for Excellence works with prosecutors to improve the criminal justice system and to address emerging issues. PCE develops and supports statewide Best Practices Committees for prosecutors. These non-partisan committees, which consist of prosecutors from all regions of a state, provide a process for prosecutors to proactively address the issues of the day and to strive to improve the criminal justice system. PCE provides technical assistance, training, materials, expert advice, and research on policy issues relevant to the work of prosecutors.
SiTNA Solutions is an authorized trainer for the Blue EQ assessment and workshop. We also specialize in organizational leadership and team building.
Learning Designs, Inc. uses best practices to develop, deliver, and evaluate custom training. Our goal is to help you close the gap between employee potential and performance. We partner with our clients to achieve results by design.
We provide Motivational Interviewing (MI) and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) training for criminal justice organizations.
You & Five-O, LLC (YFO) is an educational program created to address the unrest between law enforcement agencies and their communities. The mission of YFO is to have an open and candid collaborative conversations with citizens and police to promote mutual unerstanding, reconciliation, and trust.