Implicit-bias Training for Law Enforcement and Corrections Officers

Implicit bias can cause people to unconsciously and unintentionally act negatively toward individuals they view as different from themselves. Following a County board referral proposed by Supervisor Simitian, County staff developed an extensive training program to raise awareness of the role that implicit bias plays in police work and corrections; all deputies are now required to take this training.​ 

Read the CBS story:
Santa Clara County sheriff's deputies may receive training to combat implicit bias​

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