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 State Patrol of Washington is among the departments that have sent delegates to Israel. John R. Batiste served as Chief of Washington State Patrol since 2005. Chief Batiste attended a training in Israel with JINSA as a delegate of the LEEP program in June 2011. Batiste is an executive board member of the International Association of Chiefs of Police Governing Body.