Janie Schutz

Janie Schutz is a Relationship Manager, Law Enforcement Initiatives at the Center for Policing Equity (CPE) following a 32 year veteran police officer that included serving as the Chief of Police in Forest Grove, Oregon and Chief of Police in Wadesboro, NC, respectively. She served as an Instructor/Coordinator for the North Carolina Department of Justice/North Carolina Justice Academy in the Criminal Investigations Division, and specialized in teaching Domestic Violence Response for officers and Sexual Assault investigation.

Chief Schutz is a graduate of Michigan State University with dual degrees in Criminal Justice and Political Science. She is a past presenter at the 2014 and 2016 Oregon CJIS Conferences and a past presenter at the 2017 Northwest Leadership Conference and is a graduate of the FBI National Academy Class #248.