Updates from Erroll Southers and the Safe Communities Institute

November 20, 2019

The Safe Communities Institute hosted the U.S. State Department International Visitor Leadership Program delegation from the Kyrgyz Republic to discuss Human Rights & Countering Violent Extremism: Supporting Police Partners & the Penal System.

November 16, 2019

The Safe Communities Institute presented a session on Homegrown Violent Extremism & Protecting Houses of Worship at the All Saints Episcopal Church in Pasadena.

November 13, 2019

The Safe Communities Institute presented a session on Homegrown Violent Extremism & Protecting Houses of Worship at a meeting of the Irvine Police Department Interfaith Council.

November 8, 2019

The Sol Price School of Public Policy’s Safe Communities Institute, in partnership with the Annenberg School of Communication hosted the USC Homegrown Violent Extremism Digital Summit. The Summit, offered exclusively online and at no cost, featured three panels: 1) Surviving Extremist Violence, 2) Extremism and Digital Media and 3) The Path Out of Extremism. 

November 6, 2019

Erroll Southers spoke at the Los Angeles Police Department Terrorism Liaison Officer Summit on the topic of Homegrown Violent Extremism.

October 29, 2019

Erroll Southers was an invited speaker at the 7th Annual Real Estate Conference. His presentation was entitled, Safety Concerns for Real Estate Owners Related to Shootings & Terrorism.

October 17, 2019

USC Price Professor David Sloane moderated a discussion with New York Times columnist David Sanger and Erroll Southers for the George Washington Leadership Lecture: Leadership and the Challenges of National Security at the Fred W. Smith National Library, at George Washington’s Mount Vernon.

October 16, 2019

Congressmember Karen Bass joined Erroll Southers at the USC Annual Conversations in Washington, D.C. for a discussion on Homegrown Violent Extremism and Protecting Houses of Worship at the USC DC Center.

October 14, 2019

Erroll Southers moderated a discussion at the USC Price Annual Conversations in New York on Homegrown Violent Extremism and Protecting Houses of Worship at The Harvard Club of New York City. Former FBI Agent and Brennan Center Fellow Michael German, Anti-Defamation League Associate Regional Director Rachel Grinspan and Mark Molinari, Deputy Inspector, Commanding Officer Hate Crimes Task Force for the New York Police Department joined him.

September 30, 2019

The Safe Communities Institute presented Homegrown Violent Extremism & Protecting Houses of Worship at the annual Shul by the Pool event.

September 13, 2019

The Safe Communities Institute hosted the U.S. Department of State International Visitor Leadership Program. The delegation represented A Project for Austria entitled, Building Strong Partnerships: A Comprehensive Approach to Preventing Terrorism. The SCI presented The Current State of Homegrown Violent Extremism to the group, joined by UCLA Prof. Alexandra Lieben, who lectures in the SCI Public Safety Leadership and Executive Leadership Programs on Conflict Mediation, Dispute Resolution,

September 10, 2019

The Safe Communities Institute presented Homegrown Violent Extremism & Protecting Houses of Worship to the Los Angeles Council of Religious Leaders, hosted by the Ward A.M.E. Church.

September 5, 2019

Erroll Southers was the featured guest speaker at the “First Friday Salon” at Ocean Prime in Beverly Hills. His talk was on “The Current State of Homegrown Violent Extremism.”