This session will help agencies understand hate crimes that specifically target women. There have been several incidents of violence directed at women. The presenter will review different groups responsible for these actions. Participation in the session will build understanding among law enforcement leaders and organizations about the nature of these crimes and offer policy recommendations for law enforcement and communities. In addition, the session will provide insight into law enforcement reporting of hate crimes.
The National Association of Women Law Enforcement Executives (NAWLEE) is the first organization established to address the unique needs of women holding senior management positions in law enforcement. NAWLEE is a non-profit organization sponsored and administered directly by law enforcement practitioners. Our mission is to serve and further the interests of women executives and those who aspire to be executives in law enforcement.