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Trish Hoffman

Trish Hoffman

Women Against Crime, LLC

Trish Hoffman graduated with her Bachelors Degree
in Interdisciplinary Studies from Freed Hardeman
University in 1992, and a Master’s Degree
specializing in Management and Leadership from
Webster University.
Trish Hoffman moved to Albuquerque in 1994 and
began her career with the Albuquerque Police
Department (APD). In 2001, Trish founded, Women
Against Crime©, a program focused on empowering
women to take a stand against violent crime.
In 2004, Trish was the youngest woman to be
honored as the recipient of the Governor’s Award,
Women of the Year. In 2005, Trish was the recipient
of the Women Changing America award through
Congresswoman Heather Wilson’s office. In addition,
Trish has been recognized in numerous capacities throughout the Albuquerque
community and State of New Mexico for her work involving women’s safety.
Trish retired from APD in December 2017 after 23-years of working as Public
Information Office (PIO), Internal Affairs, and the Aviation Division including K9/Patrol
as Lieutenant. Trish has more than 10 active certifications and specialty trainings
comprised of leadership, self-defense, defensive tactics, and crisis intervention.
Trish’s current focus is utilizing her professional expertise and personal experience to
train women to take their power back through Women Against Crime© self-defense
programs. Women Against Crime© offers public workshops, corporate training, and
seminars across the country. To learn more about Trish and her trainings, please visit
http://womenagainstcrime.com.