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Enhancing Police Interactions with the Laramie, WY Community

An award-winning and interactive program: Created to strengthen police and community relationships

This program is customized for the Laramie, WY community


Fabienne ‘Fae’ Brooks, Retired Chief of the Criminal Investigation Division for the King County Sheriff’s Office and Guillermo Lopez, Jr. Latino constituency director for NCBI.


Together police and Laramie residents will do the following:

  • Appreciate the power of personal stories from community members and police to gain insight into their experiences

  • Recognize hot buttons and other obstacles that interfere with building relationships between law enforcement and community members

  • Listen for and respect the emotional content in what community members express and develop an understanding of what police officers experience

  • Use a conflict resolution process to find common ground in dealing with an issue that would otherwise lead to continuing tension

  • Acquire a toolbox of ways to improve interpersonal communication by decreasing defensiveness, with particular attention to tone of voice and body language

  • Help increase safety, inclusivity, and belonging in the community of Laramie, WY

  • This is an ongoing process and participants must be willing to engage with the ongoing work that this workshop starts


When: October 7, 2021

Where: University of Wyoming Conference Center Salon A

Time: 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM


Space is limited for effectiveness and lunch is provided for participants


To register click here! or Scan this QR Code:   QR Code


Questions: email or call 307.766.6672


To attend: You must register in advance and receive confirmation

Contact Us

Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Old Main 408

Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: 307-766-6672


1000 E. University Ave. Laramie, WY 82071
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