Date and Time

Thursday, October 7, 2021, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Registration and coffee begin at 8:30 a.m.


Hyatt Regency Los Angeles International Airport; 6225 W. Century Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90045.

Keynote Speaker: Officer Ann CarrizalesOfficer Ann Carrizales

Officer Ann Carrizales is a wife, mother and hero. She began her career in the military with the United States Marine Corps. In 1997, Ann became the first female to represent the USMC in amateur boxing.

In 1999, she became the U.S. women’s national champion in her weight division and was ranked No. 1 in the country. As a sergeant, Ann served as a criminal investigator and a field training officer, receiving multiple meritorious awards for superior achievement and performance.

In 2010, Ann joined the Stafford Police Department in Texas. On October 26, 2013, during a vehicle stop, Officer Carrizales was shot in the face and chest. Luckily, she survived and has become a role model and inspiration to law enforcement officers throughout the country. Ann has received the LE Purple Heart, the Congressional Badge of Bravery, the IAWP Medal of Valor and many more awards.

Featured Speaker: Sandy Jo MacArthur

Sandy Jo MacArthur spent 35 years with the Los Angeles Police Department working all disciplines from patrol, undercover and vice operations to training, budget and administration. She retired in 2015 as an assistant chief who was responsible for a $1.3 billion budget, department technology, use of force and tactics, training and personnel. She currently works with the Los Angeles District Attorney’s Office as the mental health training coordinator for L.A. County law enforcement

Pricing and Registration: $125

The first 25 people to register by 9/15 will receive early-bird pricing of $99! Police ID is required to attend.

Registration includes networking, hearing from inspirational keynote speaker Officer Ann Carrizales and interactive training sessions that provide tools for attendees to successfully accomplish their goals. It also includes free self-parking, conference handouts, a certificate of achievement and meals (breakfast coffee and fruit, lunch and afternoon cookies).


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