A Survivor Reflects: Judge Julie Kocurek’s Determination to Survive, Prevail and Change Court Security in Texas
Judge Kocurek will discuss events leading up to an assassination attempt on her life in 2015 as well as practical approaches she has incorporated to manage her personal security. She will discuss court security improvements, recommendations, personal best practices, and the role of the judiciary in furthering the discussion on courthouse security in Texas.
- Julie Kocurek, 390th District Court Judge
Understanding Courthouse Security Committees
Judge Karin Crump from the 250th District Court will discuss how to create a courthouse security committee in you court, the role of a courthouse security committee, and its importance.
- Karin Crump, 250th District Court Judge
An In Depth Look at Court Security with OCA Court Security Director, Hector Gomez
The Office of Court Administration's Court Security Director, Hector Gomez, will provide a broader discussion on key elements of the bill. Including incident reporting, court security assessments, and changing the current culture of court security in Texas.
- Hector Gomez, Court Security Director, Office of Court Administration