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Michael M. Leonard Sr.
Criminal Justice Consultant

Michael Leonard Sr., Criminal Justice Consultant

Training Workshops - Conferences - Seminars


Mr. Michael Leonard has an extensive background in New York City related to adult and juvenile offenders. He has a lot of experience with gangs and criminal justice issues. His services are sought by criminal justice agencies throughout the country and he also trains people of all ages and in all walks of life regarding security risk groups.

Officer Leonard Points Out Graffiti

Michael Leonard points out gang-related graffiti on the side of a tractor trailer found in Monroe County, PA.

His expertise and workshops focus on the following areas:

  • Youth at Risk
  • Youth and Gangs
  • How to Motivate Youth to Work
  • Why are Our Children Dying to Join Gangs
  • Gangs and the Justice System
  • Understanding the Criminal Justice System
  • Justice System and the Law
  • Security Risk Groups
  • Recognizing Drugs

As one teacher noted, "Leonard opened our eyes to the reality of what can surround our youth and helped us become aware of the dangers our students can be exposed to.”

He is a dynamic presenter and holds training sessions for government agencies, police department, schools, educational institutes, churches and non-profit groups especially those with youth based programs. He has been an invited speaker and lecturer all over the country. His personal story has been featured in several books and he has written his own book, "Youth, Gangs and God"; see the books page.

Michael Leonard Speaking to a Church Youth Group - Click to Enlarge

''We always thought gang members were dumb,'' Leonard said. ''They're not.'' 

To schedule a training session/workshop, contact Michael Leonard by email.

The following are just a few of the organizations that have hosted Mr. Leonard's presentations:

Drug Enforcement Agency   The Beacon School at Shawnee Academy
Pleasant Valley School District   South East Queens Partnership
East Stroudsburg Area School District   Boys Scouts of America
Stroudsburg School District   Tri-State Unity Coalition
Mount Pocono School District   Monroe County Advisory Council of the PA Human Relations Commission
Delaware Valley School District  
Northeast PA Security Chiefs Association    

News, Video Clips and More Information!

Michael Leonard Sr.
Interviewed on January 31, 2012

Sy Effect Radio Show

Videos for Youth and Parents

Videos from a Christian Prespective

Michael's YouTube Channel

News Video Clips
Gangs Awareness Video Sample
Radio Interview
News Artricles

Consultant Services Flyer

Michael Leonard
Keynote Speaker

"Unsung Heros of Black History"

African American Student Association, ESU
Sunday, 2/12/12

Michael Leonard ESU Keynote Speaker

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Michael Leonard Sr
on January 31

Michael on the Sy Effect Radio Show!

Anti-Bullying Program

Introducing Michael Leonard's Book

"Youth, Gangs
and God"

Book Cover: Youth, Gangs and God

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World-Wide Internet Radio Interview

Mr. Leonard Sr.
on Bullying
"Successful Powertalks"
with Sandra B. Tate

Saturday Sept 18th
Archived Broadcasts

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Impact Program

Media Release
Permission Form
Staff-Volunteer Form
Michael's Video
Michael's youTube Channel
Michael Leonard Guest Speaker for Montoring Program

Front Page Article
Front Page
On-Line Article

Pocono Record
July 19, 2009

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