About the Southwest Center for Law & Policy


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.

NTTC

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
  • Stalking
  • 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:

OVW

SWCLAP works with the Office on Violence Against Women to develop and deliver trainings throughout the country.

SAFESTAR

SWCLAP is the Parent Organization of the:
Sexual Assault Forensic Examinations, Services, Training, Access, and Resources - SAFESTAR

NTTC

SWCLAP is the Parent Organization of the:
National Tribal Trial College - NTTC

NICCSA

SWCLAP is the Parent Organization of:
The National Indian Country Clearinghouse on Sexual Assault - NICCSA