Women Leading the Way Empowerment Panel

In honor of Women’s History Month, SCI hosted its 2nd annual “Women Leading the Way” panel discussion featuring an incredible line up of women speaking about their professional experiences in male-dominated fields. As pioneers in their chosen fields, the panel reflected on the women who paved the way and their contributions to move women forward. The event was presented by SCI and Women in Homeland Security SoCal.

Watch the full discussion below!

Safe Communities Institute

The Safe Communities Institute (SCI) at the USC Price School of Public Policy continues a more than 60-year tradition of research, interdisciplinary education, and collaboration to advance sustainable “whole-of-community” public safety strategies, policies, and programs. SCI takes a holistic approach to encouraging and informing public safety efforts through collaboration between all public safety disciplines and the communities they serve.

Officer Spotlight - El Monte Police Chief Ben Lowry was a 20-year law enforcement veteran who was appointed to lead the El Monte Police Department in June 2022. Tragically, Chief Lowry passed away in October. He was 45. Thank you Chief Lowry for your service. Read more.