R4 Operation RUSH Criminal Interdiction Course- Driggs

Course Number: R4210D

Course Description:

Operation RUSH is a criminal interdiction course developed to challenge both new and experienced officers to look beyond the traffic stop and recognize criminal activity. Criminals are most vulnerable while in transit going from point A to point B and they are also their most dangerous.  Learn how to conduct tactical vehicle approaches which provides officers a superior advantages over traditional traffic stops

One of the biggest legal challenges officer’s face in court is the extension of the traffic stop.  Legally extending the traffic stop by building reasonable suspicion and how to articulate it in your report is the key to a successful criminal interdiction traffic stop.  Articulation of key components of the traffic stop in the officers report lays the foundation for courtroom testimony and successful convictions

The course will also provide officers pertinent information on current case law, current drug trends, drug ingestion, contraband concealment methods, and search techniques along with the deployment of K9s.

Dress is casual and a flashlight is needed.

Dates: May 17-18, 2021

Times: May 17- 1300-2100, May 18- 0800-1600

Credit Hours: 15

Location: Teton County Sheriff’s Office, 230 N. Main St., Driggs, ID

Cost: $249.00

(Attendees are responsible for meals, travel, and/or lodging)


Instructor(s): J. Keil

Remarks: To register contact J. Keil at 920-323-2354 or email info@operationrush.com  


R4 Criminal Interdiction for Patrol- Pocatello

Course Number: R4240D

Course Description:

Proven techniques on how to recognize and build criminal cases from the onset of the traffic stop and beyond.

Course Topics:

  • Patrol’s vision and the importance of interdiction
  • Officer safety, ethics, and the 4th Amendment
  • Trends and pre-text stops
  • Vehicle and person indicators
  • Roadside interview (Deception)
  • Importance of documents
  • Legal considerations, including K9 case law
  • Consent
  • Concealment methods
  • Money seizures
  • Report writing (Importance)
  • Informants
  • Importance of officer networking

Dates: March 15, 2021 all day, March 16, 2021 half day

Times: 0800-1700 first day, 0800-1200 second day

Credit Hours: 12

Location: Idaho State Police District 5 Training Room, 5255 S. 5th Ave., Pocatello, ID 83204

Cost: FREE

(Attendees are responsible for meals, travel, and/or lodging)


Instructor(s): ISP Sgt. Vance Cox, ISP Cpls. Jared Shively, Tyler Sheierman, Chad Braswell

Remarks: To register for this course, email ISP Cpl Jared Shively at jared.shively@isp.idaho.gov