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Still Seats Available for Organizational Accountability class

11/21/2016 12:00:00 AM

There are still seats available for the Organizational Accountability class. The registration deadline is NOVEMBER 28, 2016DATE: December 7, 2016TIME: 8:00 AM-4:00 PMLOCATION: Sauk Valley Community College, room 1 J-2, 173 IL. Route 2, Dixon, IL (room TBA)INSTRUCTOR: Charles A. GruberCOURSE content_ Designed for senior command level law enforcement, this presentation focuses on force accountability systems to protect officers and agencies from force liability claims. And more important, systems to correct officer behavior when it is outside the norms of professional policing standards.This course will provide police executives with the tools to develop a comprehensive force management accountability system that:
  • helps to better train,
  • supervise,
  • monitor and
  • discipline its officers.
The instruction offers insight to more pro-actively manage force operations, ensure that policies meet lawful and professional police practices, and better understand Deliberate Indifference as it applies to force. It delivers the five steps essential for achieving management accountability to protect officers and agencies from force liability claims, and to correct officer behavior when it is outside the norm of professional policing standards.The Instructor-Charles A. Gruber is a 40-year veteran law enforcement officer and police chief. Chief Gruber has extensive background in police administration and is a recognized expert on police use of force. Since 1999, he has worked as consultant to the US Department of Justice, Civil Rights Division, investigating police departments with an alleged pattern or practice of abuse. In the course of his work, Chief Gruber has reviewed thousands of use of force incidents including excessive force and deadly force, as well as developing and reviewing management accountability systems. Chief Gruber has been on the forefront in dialogue and debate on use of force issues in law enforcement. REGISTRATION: On-line registration for law enforcement is found here on the MTU#1 website (


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