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  • Atlanta Police Department

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    The Police Department of Atlanta, Georgia, is among the departments that have sent delegates to Israel. George Turner served as Chief of Atlanta Police Department between 2010 and 2016. Chief Turner attended a training in Israel as a delegate of GILEE. After Chief TurnerÍs visit, the Atlanta Police Department created and implemented the Video Integration Center, a sophisticated network of more than 5,300 both public and private cameras. The Video Integration Center helps to proactively monitor crime and is modeled after the command and control center in the Old City of Jerusalem. Chief Turner currently serves as Vice President of Safety and Security for the Atlanta Hawks and Philips Arena.

    One of the organizations that organize and sponsor these joint trainings is the Georgia International Law Enforcement Exchange (GILEE), a joint program of Georgia State University and local law enforcement. GILEE works to foster cooperation between law enforcement agencies in Georgia and Israel, educating Israeli law enforcement on community policing Read more [...]

  • Atlantic City Police Department

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    The Police Department of Atlantic City, New Jersey, is among the departments that have sent delegates to Israel. Henry White has served as Chief of the Atlantic Police Department since December 2013. Chief White attended a training in Israel with the ADL as a delegate of the National Counter-Terrorism Seminar in 2010.

    One of the organizations that sponsors these trainings is the Anti-Defamation League (ADL). The ADL is a non-profit that works to combat anti-Semitism and advocate for Israel. In this context, the ADL runs a National Counter-Terrorism Seminar that has sent hundreds of top ranking officials to Israel to learn about Read more [...]

  • Austin Police Department

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    The Police Department of Austin, Texas, is among the departments that have sent delegates to Israel. Art Acevedo served as Chief of Austin Police Department between 2007 and 2016. Chief Acevedo attended a training in Israel with JINSA as a delegate of the LEEP program in February 2008. His training also includes a Hispanic Leadership Trip to Israel. He currently serves as Chief of Houston Police Department.

    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 [...]

  • Bakersfield Police Department

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    The Police Department of Bakersfield, California, operates a Homeland Security Unit which lists the ADL as one of their resources in "counter-terrorism." Chief Greg Williamson served as Chief of Bakersfield Police Department between 2010 and 2016. Chief Williamson was honored at a special event by the ADL in 2014.

    One of the organizations that sponsors these trainings is the Anti-Defamation League (ADL). The ADL is a non-profit that works to combat anti-Semitism and advocate for Israel. In this context, the ADL runs a National Counter-Terrorism Seminar that has sent hundreds of top ranking officials to Israel to learn about Read more [...]

  • Baltimore County Sheriff’s Office

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    The Sheriff's Office of Baltimore County, Maryland, is among the departments that have sent delegates to Israel. R. Jay Fisher has served as Sheriff of Baltimore County since 2002, a position he remains in today. Roman Zaryk served as Captain of Baltimore County until 2012. Sheriff Fisher attended a training in Israel through AIPAC as a delegate of AIEF. Captain Zaryk attended a training in Israel in 2007 with the ADL.

    One of the organizations that organize and sponsor these trainings is the American Israel Education Foundation (AIEF). The AIEF is a 501(c)(3) organization affiliated with the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC). AIPAC is a lobbying group that advocates pro-Israel policies to the Congress and Executive Branch of the United Read more [...]

  • Baltimore Police Department

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    The Police Department of Baltimore, Maryland, is among the departments that have sent delegates to Israel. John Skinner served as Major of Baltimore Police Department and as the Commanding Officer of the Criminal Intelligence section. Major Skinner attended a training in Israel with JINSA as one of their first LEEP delegates when the program launched in 2002.

    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 [...]

  • Baton Rouge Police Department

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    The Police Department of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, is among the departments that have sent delegates to Israel. Carl Dabadie served as Chief of Baton Rouge Police Department between 2013 and 2017. Chief Dabadie attended a training in Israel with the ADL as a delegate of the National Counter-Terrorism Seminar in March 2014. After he retired, he applied to be Chief of Lousiana State University (LSU) Police Department.

    One of the organizations that sponsors these trainings is the Anti-Defamation League (ADL). The ADL is a non-profit that works to combat anti-Semitism and advocate for Israel. In this context, the ADL runs a National Counter-Terrorism Seminar that has sent hundreds of top ranking officials to Israel to learn about Read more [...]

  • Bedford Police Department

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    The Police Department of Bedford, Massachusetts, is among the departments that have sent delegates to Israel. Robert Bongiorno has served as Chief of Bedford Police Department since 2011. Chief Bongioro attended a training in Israel with the ADL as a delegate of the National Counter-Terrorism Seminar in November 2014.

    One of the organizations that sponsors these trainings is the Anti-Defamation League (ADL). The ADL is a non-profit that works to combat anti-Semitism and advocate for Israel. In this context, the ADL runs a National Counter-Terrorism Seminar that has sent hundreds of top ranking officials to Israel to learn about Read more [...]

  • Bellevue Police Department

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    The Police Department of Bellevue, Nebraska, is among the departments that have sent delegates to Israel. Bill McClintick served as Lieutenant of Bellevue Police Department. Lt. McClintick attended a training in Israel with Security Solutions International (SSI) in 2009 using public funding, according to a quote by him on AIPAC's website.

    Security Solutions International (SSI) is one of the private companies that organize and sponsor these joint trainings. Security Solutions International Inc. provides training, media, conference, and consulting services to Homeland Security officials around the world. The company was founded in 2004 and is based in Miami, Florida. SSI publishes the Read more [...]

  • Belmont Police Department

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    The Police Department of Belmont, Massachusetts, is among the departments that have sent delegates to Israel. Richard McLaughlin has served as Chief of Belmont Police Department for several years, a position he currently remains in today. Chief McLaughlin attended a training in Israel with the ADL as a delegate of the National Counter-Terrorism Seminar in October 2011.

    One of the organizations that sponsors these trainings is the Anti-Defamation League (ADL). The ADL is a non-profit that works to combat anti-Semitism and advocate for Israel. In this context, the ADL runs a National Counter-Terrorism Seminar that has sent hundreds of top ranking officials to Israel to learn about Read more [...]