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February 21, 2018
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Ticket Price:
Free

Time:
7 p.m.

Location:
Congregation B’nai Israel
2200 Yamato Road
Boca Raton, FL 33431

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To Protect and Serve? Dilemmas in Law Enforcement
Public Program
A German police guard inspects the papers of two Jewish men at a gate to the Warsaw ghetto in 1941. <i>US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of bpk-Bildagentur</i>
A German police guard inspects the papers of two Jewish men at a gate to the Warsaw ghetto in 1941. US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of bpk-Bildagentur

Law enforcement personnel are called upon to protect and defend democratic values while helping to keep the peace in communities around the world. As the Nazi Party implemented its campaign of hate and violence against Jews, police and military helped enforce laws that violated the ideals of service and protection.

The Museum invites law enforcement personnel to participate in programming to examine the roles played by their historical counterparts in Nazi Germany—including those who cooperated and those who did not. Join us for a discussion with a law enforcement leader to learn how Holocaust history is helping new recruits and veteran officers better understand their own professional and individual responsibilities.

Speakers
Jane Castor, Former Chief, Tampa Police Department
Sarah Reza, Program Coordinator, Law, Justice and Society Initiatives, US Holocaust Memorial Museum

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561.995.6773


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