Center for Public Safety and Security

Continuing Studies


The Center for Public Safety and Security at Stockton University is an academic initiative in partnership with our State's public safety and security sectors. It is dedicated to provide training, consulting, and resources that support professional excellence throughout the industry.

The Center is committed to fostering a collective culture of professionalism, purpose, and doctrine across all disciplines responsible for the safety and security of the State's citizenry. Working with our partners to conduct research and deliver training, the Center leverages the resources of Stockton University to enhance the capabilities, professional development, and investment in our State's public safety apparatus.

Spring '16 Individual Courses of Interest:
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May 11, 12, 18, 19, 2016
NJSACOP Front Line Supervisor
Stockton University $500

Click here to register for NJSACOP Front Line Supervisor

May 23 & 24, 2016
New Jersey Internal Affairs Investigation Program
Lawrence Township Police Department $299
This class is currently full. The next offering will be in September.
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Certificate Programs

Public Safety Professional Development Certificate
Developed by the Rodgers group, LLC, in cooperation with the Center for Public Safety and Security at Stockton University for the Monmouth County Joint Insurance Fund. The focus is contemporary public employee management issues where significant liability exists for failing to properly train personal. Click on the title link above for specific course details. All classes will be held in Monmouth County. All classes begin at 8:30am.

Certificates are distributed once all sessions of the program are completed and paid.

March 16, 2016
Conflict Resolution & De-Escalation Techniques

April 12, 2016
Critical Incident Planning, Communications & Leadership

October 11, 2016
Defending Your Actions
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November 15, 2016
Search and Seizure Update

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Certificate in Public Safety Liability Mitigation: This four (4) session certificate utilizes real world subject matter experts to expose today's public safety personnel to the ever increasing threat of civil litigation. The instructors incorporate lessons learned and risk management strategies to stress upon the attendees the importance of proactive planning, policy development and supervision to minimize the threat of civil litigation and costly settlements.

Certificate in Financial Crimes Investigations: This four (4) day session certificate was designed and will be delivered by Mark Malinowski, MS, CFE, CAMS from Framework Financial, LLC. Mr. Malinowski has over 15 years of financial crimes investigation experience while working in the banking industry and as a detective with the Ocean County Prosecutor's Office Economic Crimes Unit. All classes will held at the Middlesex County Police Academy.

Check back for fall dates for the classes below:
Documenting Your Way to Victory
Defending Your Actions
Successful Process for Reducing Liability
Diminished Capacity Incidents

Check back for fall dates for the classes below:
Financial Crimes Law in New Jersey
Elements of Financial Crimes Investigation
Investigating and Prosecuting Money Laundering
How to Locate Assets During a Financial Crimes/Narcotics Investigation