The Commission serves as an information resource for Congress, the executive branch, the courts, criminal justice practitioners, the academic community, and the public. The Commission provides seminars, workshops, training programs, and other online resources on guideline application and other federal sentencing issues. You will find many of these resources available below.

The USSC held its 2018 National Seminar in San Antonio, TX from May 30 to June 1, 2018.
A "Judges Only" training seminar was held in San Francisco, CA from June 21 to June 22, 2018. 

Guidelines Training Materials
The following resources are available to assist judges, probation officers, law clerks, prosecutors, defense attorneys, and others in understanding and applying the guidelines. The Commission offers a variety of materials, including e-Learning courses, primers, data briefing videos, and worksheets. 

Featured Resources

Sentencing Practice Talk, Podcast Series
e-Learning: 2018 Illegal Reentry Guideline
Case Law Quarterly (July - September 2018)