One of the organizations that organize and sponsor these trainings is the Jewish Institute for National Security of America (JINSA). JINSA is a think tank that advocates for US-Israeli security cooperation, increased domestic military spending, and military aid to Israel, and has board members with close ties to US defense Read more [...]
The Police Department of Hartford, Connecticut, is among the departments that have sent delegates to Israel. Ursula Wiebusch serves as a Detective in the Hartford Police Department. Detective Wiebusch attended a training in Israel with JINSA as a delegate of the LEEP program. Detective Wiebusch handle the department's public record requests. A FOIA (Freedom of Information Act) request was routed to her unit regarding drone use over the community by the police, in which the request is rejected because "no documents within the Hartford Police Department [are] responsive to any portion of your request."