R2 Idaho Narcotics Officers Association Annual Conference- Boise

Course Number: R2407

Course Description:

This year’s conference will provide training in the following areas:

  • Drug Interdiction
  • Fentanyl and Heroin Investigations
  • Outlaw Motorcycle Gangs (OMGs)

Dates: July 12-15, 2021

Times: 0800-1700

Credit Hours: 32

Location: The Riverside Hotel, 2900 W. Chinden Blvd., Boise, ID 83714

Cost: $350.00

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

Deadline: July 5, 2021

Instructor(s): MCTFT Instructors, Idaho State Police Instructors, Graves and Associates (TBD)

Remarks: To register for this course, click on this form 2021 Idaho Narcotics Officers registration and mail to PO> Box 680 Rigby, ID 83442 or contact Det. Pettingill at 208-243-2567 to pay with a credit card.

RECOMMENDED HOTEL- The Riverside Hotel and Convention Center, 2900 W. Chinden Blvd., Boise, ID 83714, or call 208-343-1871 and let them know you are there for the conference and ask for the government rate.

R4 Basic Death Investigation and Scene Management- Idaho Falls

Course Number: R4280B

Course Description:

During this course, the student can expect training in the following:

Medical Examiner vs. Coroner

Purpose of the Medical Examiner/Coroner

Cause and Manner of Death

Medical Examiner Act

Death Scene Protocol

Interaction with Physicians

Interaction with grieving families


Post Mortem Changes

Sharp Force Injuries

Traumatic Injuries

Motor Vehicle Fatalities


Infant Deaths

Gunshot Wounds

Thermal Injuries

Natural Disease

Case Studies

Crime (Death) Scene Management

Dates: August 23-25, 2021

Times: 0730-0830 Check in on day one, Training time starting at 0830-1700

Credit Hours: 23

Location: Bonneville County Sheriff’s Ammon Field Office 3750 E. Lincoln Road, Ammon, ID 83406

Cost: Three day course cost: 1-2 attendees $199 each, 3-4 attendees $189 each, 5 or more attendees $175 each. Space for this class is limited, register soon!

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


Instructor(s): Dean Livingston

Remarks: To register, view payment options, prepay, and view the payment/cancellation policy go to: https://www.deathinvestigation101.com/registration-1 Questions? Call 801-882-1950

Payment for this course must be made no later than TEN business days prior to the beginning of the course. If payment for a reserved slot has not been received prior to this time frame, the training slot will be canceled for that person.

R4 Basic Bloodstain Pattern Analysis- Idaho Falls

Course Number: R4280C

Course Description:

This comprehensive 40-hour workshop will provide participants training and assistance in the proper recognition of bloodstain pattern evidence. This includes actual laboratory experimentation of blood flight characteristics of motion and force. These experiments will be augmented with lecture material and case presentations for the ultimate purpose of reconstruction of the sequence of events which occurred at the scene of the crime. This is a hands-on workshop that will allow the participants to work individually and in small groups as they acquire the necessary knowledge and skills required of a bloodstain pattern analyst. The bloodstain evidence that will be analyzed will include that which is present at the crime scene, in or on a vehicle, on a victim and/or suspect’s clothing, or on discarded evidence such as knives, firearms and other weapons.

IAI Approved

IABPA Basic BPA 40-Hour Approved Course

Dates: November 30-December 4, 2020

Times: 0800-1700

Credit Hours: 40

Location: Idaho Falls Police Department Training Annex, 740 Park Ave., Idaho Falls, ID 83402

Cost: $595.00

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


Instructor(s): Forensic Pieces Instructors

Remarks: Use the link to register, or contact the information below- http://forensicpieces.com/register-for-a-course?course=Basic%20Bloodstain%20Pattern%20Analysis%20():

COST: $595 PER STUDENT PLEASE MAKE CHECKS PAYABLE TO: JAN JOHNSON MAJOR CREDIT CARDS ACCEPTED TIN# 900496490 FAX/MAIL TO FORENSIC PIECES (CONTACT INFO BELOW) REGISTRATION FORM NAME:_________________________________ TITLE:__________________________________ AGENCY:_______________________________ ADDRESS:______________________________ CITY:__________________________________ STATE/ ZIP:_____________________________ PHONE:________________________________ EMAIL:_________________________________ BASIC BLOODSTAIN PATTERN ANALYSIS By Jan Johnson, CSCSA Retired Senior Crime Laboratory Analyst Certified by State of Florida in Crime Scene Analysis and Bloodstain Pattern Analysis Certified by IAI in Crime Scene Analysis President of Forensic Pieces, Inc.

R4 Basic Traffic Crash Investigation- Idaho Falls CANCELLED

Course Number: R4203

Course Description:  Basic Traffic Crash Investigation
CANCELLED effective 03/16/20

This course will provide you with the necessary skills, techniques, and information to conduct a thorough traffic crash investigation and properly document your findings for courtroom presentation. The course is also the first in a series of three needed to become an accident reconstructionist.

We will show you the proper procedures for photographing, measuring, and scale diagramming in order to record evidence and essential facts available from crash scenes. You will learn fundamentals of mathematics, physics and engineering as they pertain to crash investigation. You will be able to analyze the information gathered from the scene to determine what happened before, during, and after the collision.

Topics include:

  • Physical roadway evidence
  • Physical vehicle evidence
  • Human elements and occupant kinematics
  • Mathematic principles and equations
  • Vehicle speeds and skid marks
  • Scene documentation with photography
  • Traffic templates
  • Measuring and scale diagrams
  • Roadside interviews
  • Case analysis and court preparation

*This course fulfills the Idaho POST requirement for Basic Crash Investigation and is eligible for Idaho POST credit.

Dates: April 27- May, 8, 2020

Times: 0800-1700

Credit Hours: 80

Location: Bonneville County Sheriff’s Ammon Field Office, 3750 Lincoln Rd., Ammon, ID 83406

Cost: $150.00

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


Instructor(s): BCSO Deputy Chris Williams

Remarks: To register for this class, contact Bonneville CSO Deputy Sgt. Doug Metcalf at dmetcalf@co.bonneville.id.us