Training Events and Conferences

Training Contact

For Registration information on VGIA Gang Training Events contact:

Kelly Miles - VGIA Business Manager
Phone: 757-339-5204
Fax: 757-410-1299

19th Annual Gang Conference

The Virginia Gang Investigators Association 19th Annual Gang Conference will take place October 17-20, 2017 at the newly renovated Wyndham Virginia Beach Hotel.

The conference  Seminar instructors are considered experts in their respective fields. This conference is designed to meet the needs of new and experienced persons dealing with street gangs.

VGIA is once again proud to team up with Alcohol Tobacco Firearms & Explosives and Office of the Attorney General-Virginia.

Current Agenda is still being worked on and subject to change.

2017 Registration form

Basic Gang Certification Course October 16, 2017 Virginia Beach, Virginia

October 16, 2017

This course is designed to give a basic understanding of street gangs and to assist in qualifying you as an expert witness in Gang related Court testimony.

Upon successful completion of this eight hour lecture, a fifty(50) question true/false, multiple choice  test, you will receive a “ Gang Specialist Certification” certificate along with a uniform “Gang Specialist” tag (worn with name tag on uniform) or Gang Specialist patch. 

Outlaw Motor Cycle Gangs added along with updated Blood Gang Information

Gang Certification Registration Form

Basic Gang Investigations

This course will cover how to work a gang related/motivated crime from the initial dispatched event to Courtroom preparations.

 Basic Gang Investigation Registration



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