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  • Story County Sheriff’s Office

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    The Sheriff's Office of Story County, Iowa, is among the departments that have sent delegates to Israel. Paul Fitzgerald has served as Sheriff of Story County Sheriff's Office since 1992, recently entering his 7th elected term. Sheriff Fitzgerald attended a training in Israel with JINSA as a delegate of the LEEP program in February 2008. He serves as a national officer with the Major County Sheriffs Association.

    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 [...]

  • Suffolk County Police Department

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    The Police Department of Suffolk County, New York, is among the departments whose police chiefs have advised JINSA. Chief James Burke was on JINSA's Board of Advisors for its LEEP trainings. He was arrested in 2015, on charges of assaulting a handcuffed suspect and conspiring to cover it up during a federal grand jury investigation.

    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 [...]

  • Suwanee Police Department

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    The Police Department of Suwanee, Georgia, is among the departments that have sent delegates to Israel. Janet Moon has served as Deputy Chief of Suwanee Police Department between 2006 and 2015. Chief Moon attended a GILEE training in Israel in 2015.

    The Georgia International Law Enforcement Exchange (GILEE) is one of the organizations that organize and sponsor these joint trainings. As a joint program of the 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 Read more [...]

  • Tampa Bay Police Department

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    The Police Department of Tampa Bay, Florida, is among the departments that have sent delegates to Israel. John Bennett served as Major of Tampa Bay Police Department between 2009 and 2015. Major Bennett attended a training in Israel with the ADL in 2008. Bennett's training included receiving briefings from the Israeli army, field lieutenants, and a police chief in the occupied West Bank city of Hebron.

    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 [...]

  • Telfair County Sheriff’s Office

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    The Sheriff's Office of Telfair County, Georgia, is among the departments that have sent delegates to Israel. Chris Steverson has served as Sheriff of Telfair County, and attended a GILEE training in Israel in June 2014.

    The Georgia International Law Enforcement Exchange (GILEE) is one of the organizations that organize and sponsor these joint trainings. As a joint program of the 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 Read more [...]

  • Tift County Sheriff’s Office

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    The Sheriff's Office of Tift County is among the departments that have sent delegates to Israel. Gene Scarbrough has served as Sheriff of Tift County since 2012. Sheriff Scarbrough attended a GILEE training in Israel in 2018. According to the local newspaper, his training included learning "best practices and the latest advances" in "counterterrorism... [advanced] technologies and homeland security policies."

    The Georgia International Law Enforcement Exchange (GILEE) is one of the organizations that organize and sponsor these joint trainings. As a joint program of the 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 Read more [...]

  • Tifton Police Department

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    The Police Department of Tifton, Georgia, is among the departments that have sent delegates to Israel. Officials serving in the Tifton Police Department attended a GILEE training in Israel in 2014. According to their local newspaper, their training included learning "techniques and technologies" from the Israel National Police.

    The Georgia International Law Enforcement Exchange (GILEE) is one of the organizations that organize and sponsor these joint trainings. As a joint program of the 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 Read more [...]

  • Torrance Police Department

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    The Police Department of Torrance, California, is among the departments that have sent delegates to Israel. Bernard Christopher Anderson served as Deputy Chief of Torrance Police Department. Chief Anderson attended a training in Israel with the ADL as a delegate of the National Counter-Terrorism Seminar in September 2014. His training included meetings with Israeli security and intelligence officials, including high-ranking officials in both the Israel National Police and Israeli military, and high-level briefings on counter-terrorism operations, border and airport security, managing access to holy sites, advanced policing technology, and the use of media.

    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 [...]

  • Tufts University 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 combatting terror Read more [...]

  • Tulsa Police Department

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    The Police Department of Tulsa, Oklahoma, is among the departments that have sent delegates to Israel and trained with Israeli law enforcement in the US. Officials serving in the Tulsa Police Department attended a training in Israel with the ADL as delegates of the National Counter-Terrorism Seminar in 2011. Dennis Larsen has served as Deputy Chief of Tulsa Police Department since 2007. Deputy Chief Larsen attended a training in Washington, DC, with the ADL as a delegate of the Advanced Training School course on "Extremist and Terrorist Threats" in December 2012.

    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 [...]