The Southwest Center for Law and Policy
About Southwest Center for Law and Policy
The Southwest Center for Law and Policy (SWCLAP) is a non-profit 501(c) 3 organization based in Tucson, Arizona. Since 2002, SWCLAP has been providing legal training and technical assistance, on a national level, to OVW grantees serving American Indian/Alaska Native (AI/AN) victims of sexual and domestic violence, stalking, elder abuse, teen dating violence, firearms violence, and abuse of persons with disabilities.
SAVE THE DATE! Please join us
August 19th- 20th, 2014
Albuquerque Mew Mexico
Testifying As A Domestic Violence
Witness & Expert Witness
In Tribal, State & Federal Courts
Office on Violence Against Women
training provides participants with the skills necessary to deliver effective testimony on domestic violence in tribal, state and federal courts.
All course work is taught by Indian Country legal, advocacy, and criminal justice experts and includes interactive, hands-on, skills based training conducted in small group settings.
or contact Arlene O'Brien at (520) 623-8192
SWCLAP is the parent organization of the:
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New Publications from Southwest Center For Law And Policy:
Tribal Law and Order Act of 2009
Important SORNA/Adam Walsh Act Updates for Tribes:
Final DOJ SORNA Guidelines
SORNA Substantial Implementation Checklist
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475 South Stone Avenue Tucson, Arizona 85701
Feel free to contact us for training or technical assistance.
The Southwest Center For Law And Policy
is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization providing legal training and technical assistance to tribal communities and to organizations and agencies serving Native people.
We are the host of the National Tribal Trial College providing free legal training for Attorneys, Judges, Law Enforcement, Advocates and Community Members on:
- Domestic Violence
- Sexual Assault
- Dating/Relationship Violence
- Firearms Violence
- Abuse Of Elders
- Abuse Of Persons With Disabilities
- Victims' Rights
- Sex Offender Registration and Notification
- Forensic Evidence
- Tribal Court Trial Skills
List of OVW Approved Training Modules
For more information about our upcoming free conferences, click here.