Embassy Consulting Services conducts active shooter training for Imperial Unified School District

There have been over 20 school shootings in the nation alone this year.

Today the Imperial Unified School District took necessary steps to make sure their teachers and educators know what to do when an active shooter is on campus.

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Embassy Consulting Services Begins Training the Los Angeles World Airport Police

Embassy is honored to have received a contract to begin Human Relations Training for the employees of the Los Angeles World Airport Police Department (LAWA) The LAWA Police Department leads the nation’s largest aviation law enforcement agency with more than 1,100 sworn and civilian employees who work at Los Angeles International (LAX), Van Nuys (VNY). and Ontario (ONT) Airports. Continue reading

California Police Chief’s Working to Address Homelessness and the Mentally Ill

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The California Police Chief’s Association established a working group to address homelessness and interacting with the mentally ill. Here is a portion of the report which highlights the importance of training for law enforcement in how to interact effectively with the mentally ill. Embassy Consulting Services is listed in the report as a resource to conduct mentally ill training for law enforcement. Continue reading

Embassy Consulting Services, LLC was “tapped” by the Long Beach Police Department to Design and Deliver a Comprehensive Procedural Justice Training Course

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The Long Beach Police Department (LBPD) recently received a two-year, $600,000 grant from the California Board of State and Community Corrections (BSCC), which will focus on strengthening the department’s relationship with the community and developing new practices for dealing with the city’s outcasts, city officials announced today. Continue reading

Embassy Consultant, Dr. Heather Williams, Created the First Peer Support Team for OCSD

Dr. Heather Williams, Regional Peer Support Coordinator for the Orange County Sheriff’s Department. Photo by Steven Georges/Behind the Badge OC

Dr. Heather Williams, Regional Peer Support Coordinator for the Orange County Sheriff’s Department.
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Dr. Heather Williams, a consultant with Embassy Consulting Services is featured in this article that was originally written by Lori Basheda and posted to BehindTheBadge.com

It’s a little discussed number: More cops commit suicide than are killed by gunfire and traffic accidents combined. Continue reading

UCLA Shooting Shows Why Nightlock is Needed

Two people were killed in a murder-suicide on the UCLA campus, today, June 1, 2016, prompting a campus-wide lockdown and forcing hundreds of terrified students to hide in buildings. Many students took the initiative to shelter in place and also barricaded themselves in classrooms and offices. It appears that students and employees used cords, rope and other items to help secure doors that could not be locked. Continue reading

Embassy Partners with Michael Josephson and the Josephson Institute to Train the Fresno PD

An independent report and analysis of the views of Fresno Police Department employees provides a road map for improving morale. Police Chief Jerry Dyer, who ordered the report, already has acted on several suggestions.

An independent report and analysis of the views of Fresno Police Department employees provides a road map for improving morale. Police Chief Jerry Dyer, who ordered the report, already has acted on several suggestions.

It should come as no surprise that many officers and civilians working for the Fresno Police Department have low morale – a fact documented by an in-depth report conducted by a Southern California-base institute at the request of Police Chief Jerry Dyer. Continue reading

No Rest for Retired Long Beach Police Commander Josef Levy

Owners/Founders of Embassy Consulting Services, Joe and Lysa Levy.

Owners/Founders of Embassy Consulting Services, Joe and Lysa Levy.


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Building a Safe, Respectful, and Inclusive College Community

Commander Josef Levy had the privileged of speaking to a group at Long Beach Community College. Continue reading

Learning Lessons From Ferguson

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“Constant dialogue between police and local citizens, between faith leaders and youth, and other similar initiatives, goes a very long way” — Josef Levy

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