Assistant Director, Law Enforcement Training and Programs at the Anti-Defamation League
Tami Cohen is the Assistant Director of Law Enforcement Programs and Training at the Anti-Defamation League (ADL), one of the nation’s premier human relations organizations. She is the managing director of “Law Enforcement and Society: Lessons from the Holocaust,” an innovative, nationally acclaimed law enforcement training program that strengthens officer’s ability to build trust-based relationships and engage with diverse communities.
Created by ADL and the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum at the request of Washington’s former Police Chief Charles Ramsey in 1999, LEAS has now trained more than 100,000 law enforcement personnel from agencies including Federal Bureau of Investigation, U.S. Secret Service, and U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, the Washington, D.C., Metropolitan Police Department, the Philadelphia Police Department, and dozens more. In addition to the original program in Washington, DC, LEAS is also now offered in Los Angeles, Tampa, Nassau County (NY), Houston, Dallas, Seattle, Boston, and St. Louis.
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