Training Evaluation

TAPS Academy provides training to all officers, teachers and juvenile justice workers interested in building bridges between the at-risk youth and law enforcement. Most training is done by the co-founders Dr. Everette B. Penn, Criminologists and Mr. Brian Lumpkin, Assistant Chief Retired from the Houston Police Department. We provide training in:

  • TAPS Academy Philosophy
  • Teaching TAPS 
  • Teen Brain
  • Procedural Justice
  • Fair and Impartial Policing
  • TAPS School, Clubs, Summit, and in the University
  • Read how participants improved their skills after completing TAPS training below.