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The Westin San Antonio North
9821 Colonnade Boulevard
San Antonio, Texas, TX 78230

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Texas Gang Investigators Association 


2022 Texas Gang Investigators Association
Annual Conference


The Westin San Antonio North
9821 Colonnade Boulevard
San Antonio, Texas

June 26 - July 1, 2022

The TGIA Training Conference offers the most current and comprehensive information on street and prison gangs. Seminar instructors are considered experts in their respective fields. The conference is designed to meet the needs of both new and experienced persons dealing with street gangs and gang activities.

Seminar Participants:

Attendance at the TGIA Training Conference is limited to TGIA members, judges and criminal justice professionals, including sworn law enforcment, correction, probation and parole officers, criminal intelligence analysts and prosecuting attorneys.  Official agency identification and credentials will be required upon check-in at registration and may be requested anytime during the conference.

Keynote Topics:

  • "The Fight After the Fight": Three Rounds and Counting
  • PTSD: The Silent Sniper

General Sessions:

  • Gangs in the Milltary 
  • Open Source/Law Enforcement Intelligence

 Breakout Sessions:

  • Basic Gang Investigations
  • Extremism in Texas
  • Gang Documentation - Living in a New World
  • Gangs in Federal Prisons
  • Gangs in Texas Prisons
  • Gang Investigations & Expert Witness Testimony
  • Human Trafficking and Pimping
  • National Integrated Ballistics Information Network (NIBIN) by ATF
  • Operation Noble Virtue (Aryan Circle)
  • Terrorism in Texas
  • Transnational Gangs at the Texas Border
  • Understanding Terrorism 

    (Topics subject to change)

Click here for Tentative Week at a Glance Schedule
Click here for the 2022 TGIA Conference Flyer

Conference Registration Fee: $325 before March 31, 2022                                   Late Registration Fee: $400 After March 31, 2022

The conference registration fee includes registration to the 2022 TGIA Annual Conference, with up to 35 hours of training, and TGIA membership dues through August 31, 2023. 

Host Hotel:


9821 Colonnade Boulevard                                                                                 
San Antonio, TX 78230                                                                                       westin.com/satwn   

Note:  The host hotel is full at this time.  To be put on the waiting list, please send email to training@tgia.net and include your name, agency, phone number, and arrival/departure dates.  In the event of a cancellation, you will be contacted in sequential order of names put on waiting list.  In the meantime, please be sure to make alternate accommodations at one of the overflow options.                                                                                     

Overflow hotel options:

Drury Inn & Suites San Antonio NW Medical Center

9806 IH 10 West
San Antonio, Texas 78240
(210) 561-2510
Click here for online reservations

Homewood Suites by Hilton/San Antonio Northwest

4323 Spectrum One
San Antonio, Texas 78230
(210) 696-5400
Click here for online reservations

Sonesta ES Suites 

4320 Spectrum One
San Antonio, Texas 78230
(210) 558-9009
Click here for online reservations

You must be registered by May 31, 2022, or your hotel reservation at The Westin San Antonio North will be forfeited.  Demand has exceeded capacity at the conference in past years, so please register ASAP to ensure your attendance.  

Continuing Education Credits:

  • CJAD - Texas Department of Criminal Justice: Community Justice Assistance Division (self-report) 
  • MCLE - Hours have been applied for with Texas State Bar
  • TJJD - Texas Juvenile Justice Department (TBD) 
  • TCOLE - Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (Up to 35 Hours)

Cancellation Policy:

Cancellations must be in writing via email to training@tgia.net no later than May 31, 2022, for participants to have their registration fee refunded. "No shows" will be billed the entire registration fee.