Iowa Legal Update Lesson Summaries
2023 Lesson 13: Implicit Bias
This lesson provides guidance for law enforcement officers on the following topics:
Reasons for Studying Implicit Bias
How to Identify Implicit Bias
How Implicit Bias Affects Police Work
Practical Ways to Combat Implicit Bias
This lesson is designed to help satisfy the annual bias prevention and de-escalation training requirement under Iowa Code section 80B.11G and Iowa Administrative Code section 501-8.1(6).
This lesson has been reviewed and approved by the Iowa Law Enforcement Academy.