R2 Investigator Interview Course with Advanced Concepts

Course Number:  227

40 hr Interview and Interrogation flyer

Description:   Interview and Interrogation for Investigators and Patrol Officers

You will learn how to “Bullet Proof” your confessions.  Managing liability is a  top priority in law enforcement today. Completion of the classroom training provides the investigator with a firm grasp of effective and legal interview and interrogation techniques saving investigators time  and resources as they gather   the truth from victims, witnesses, and suspects to make the best possible law enforcement decisions possible. Participants will be able to immediately apply the techniques applied. Alumni also receive ongoing support and are able to take advantage  of our vast alumni network.

Topics presented include:

  1. Predictable Human Behavior
  2. Gestures and Proxemics
  3. The Psychology of Deception
  4. Utilizing Polygraphs & V.S.A.
  5. Free-Format, Cognitive, and Elimination Interviews
  6. The 10-Step Plan to Successful Interrogations
  7. Practical, Hands on Applications of Techniques
  8. Learner centered activities
  9. Safeguards to prevent false admissions/confessions and confession contamination
  10. And much more

Small group activities and discussions highlight knowledge and application of techniques.

Date:  April 25 – 29, 2021

Time:   0800-1700

Credit Hours: 40 hours

Location:    

Ada County Sheriff’s Office
7200 Barrister Dr.
Boise ID 83704

COST:   $499.00 Payable to : I.I.I or Pay online at  www.getconfessions.com.

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

Deadline:  April 18, 2022

Instructor:  Jason Woodard

Registration: www.getconfessions.com

Remarks:   Do not send registrations to POST.

R2 – Basic Polygraph Examiner Course

Course Number: 227B

Course Description:

This 10-week course is fully accredited by the American Polygraph Association. Teaching new Zone Comparison formats, ESS scoring, how to use computer algorithms, as well as all accredited polygraph techniques. Well-rounded instruction for both screening and specific issue testing. Forty hours of interview and interrogation training is included in our Basic Examiner Course. One-year Quality Control support for our students following training

Polygraph Institute flyer April 4 – June 10 2022

Dates: April 4 – June 10, 2022

Times: 0800-1700

Credit Hours: 400

Location:

Ada County Sheriff’s Office, Entrance 3
7200 Barrister Dr
Boise, ID 83704

Cost: $5,500 Payable To: The Polygraph Institute 

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

Deadline: March 15, 2022

Registration Details: www.thepolygraphinstitute.com

Instructor(s): Chip Morgan 

Remarks: Facility Contact and Hotel information: Cydney Shubin, 208-577-3563 or cshubin@adacounty.id.gov

The Reid Technique of Investigative Interviewing and Advanced Interrogation Techniques – Boise

Course Number: 227

Description: This single 4-day program is our most comprehensive program on the Reid Technique. We have integrated all of our material from our standard three day program and our one day advanced program into a single presentation using our new 202 page outline book to give participants a complete presentation of the Reid Technique in a single seminar. The participant will receive 24 hours of Continuing Professional Education credits.

Flyer – BPD

Dates: September 13-16, 2022

Time: 0800-1500

Credit Hours:    24 hours

Location:

Boise Police Department, Sawtooth Auditorium
333 N Mark Stall Place
Boise ID, 83704

Cost:       $600 individual     PAYABLE TO: REID

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

Deadline: Register by March 2 to receiving special pricing. Use code Early$50

Instructors:    

Registration Details: www.reid.com or

Julie Rock at jrock@reid.com or 855-479-3959

Remarks:          

Seating is Limited 

R4 Forensic Handwriting Examination- Blackfoot

Course Number: R4228L

Course Description:

This is a three day in depth training program that focuses on handwriting identification and forgery detection.

Dates: November 16-18, 2021

Times: 0800-1700

Credit Hours: 24

Location: Bingham County Sheriff’s Office Training Room, 501 N. Maple St., Blackfoot, ID 83221

Cost: $425.00

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

Deadline:

Instructor(s): Roy Fenoff

Remarks: To register for this course contact Bingham County Sheriff Detective Mike Marvin at 208-782-3064 or email at mmarvin@co.bingham.id.us Make checks payable to Roy Fenoff.

R2 Homicide Investigation – Southern Police Institute

Course Number: R2 280

SPI Homicide Investigation 2021

Description:

SPI’s HOMICIDE INVESTIGATION course provides participants with the knowledge, skills, and abilities required to conduct competent and complete homicide/death investigations.

Dates: November 8-19 2021

Time: 0800 – 1700

Credit Hours: 80

Location:

Nampa Police Department
820 2nd Street South
Nampa, Idaho 83651

Cost: $1295 Discounted rate if paid by cash or check / $1334 If paid by credit card payable to the Southern Police Institute

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

Deadline: November 7th, 2020

Registration Details: DO NOT send registration to POST

Register Online
www.louisville.edu/spi

For More Information
Contact: Phone: 502-852-6561
E-mail: mailspi@louisville.edu

Remarks:

For additional information regarding the training facility or local accommodations, email Jason Cantrell at cantrellj@cityofnampa.us or call 208-761-9182.

R4 Forensic Handwriting Examination Workshop- Blackfoot

Course Number: R4228L

Course Description:

This workshop reviews the key principles of document examination with special attention given to handwriting identification and forgery detection. The fundamental concepts and techniques of handwriting identification are thoroughly covered, and other aspects of document examination including ink analysis, paper analysis, and typewriter and computer generated fonts are briefly discussed. Because the course follows a systematic approach, upon completion, each student will be able to properly examine handwriting and forgery cases from start to finish.

Dates: November 16-18, 2021

Times: 0800-1700

Credit Hours: 24

Location: Bingham County Sheriff’s Office, 501 N. Maple. St., Blackfoot, ID 83221

Cost: $425.00

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

Deadline:

Instructor(s): Roy Fenoff

Remarks: To register for this course, contact Bingham CSO Detective Mike Marvin at 208-782-3064 or email at mmarvin@co.bingham.id.us

R2 Interview and Interrogations for Investigators and Patrol Officers

Course Number:  227

Description:   Interview and Interrogation for Investigators and Patrol Officers

Best Practices
Miranda, case law, and documenting interviews.

Profile of a Successful Interviewer
Basic skills needed for an interview and interrogation.
Posture, eye contact, tone of voice, and building rapport.

Interview preparation
Room setting, case preparation, and background investigation.

The Interview Process
Question formulation, the don’ts of interviewing, telephone interviews, the cognitive interview, memory retrieval techniques, and corroboration process.

Behavioral Symptom Analysis
Physiological and psychological principles of behavior symptom analysis, and distinguishing deceptive response.

Behavioral Analysis Interview
A questioning process to elicit verbal and non-verbal indicators of truthful and deceptive responses.

The Interrogation Process
Interrogation theme, handling denials, signs of surrender, alternatives, and false confessions.

Interview and Interrogation for Investi._

Date:  October 12 – 14, 2021

Time:   0800-1700

Credit Hours:    24 hours

Location:    

Nampa Police Department
820 2nd Street South
Nampa, Idaho 83651

 

COST:   385.00  Payable to  PATC Public Agency Training Council

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

Deadline:  October 11, 2021

Instructor:   Tim Randall  PATC

Registration   E-mail   Jason Cantrell  at  cantrellj@cityofnampa.us
or call  208-761-9182

Remarks:   Do not send registrations to POST.

For additional information regarding the training facility or local accommodations, contact Sgt. Jason Cantrell;
email
cantrellj@cityofnampa.us or call 208-761-9182

 

R2 Background Investigations for Police Applicants

Course Number:  228G

Description:   Background  Investigations for Police Applicants

This 12-hour course will enable investigators to uncover more about an applicant’s past. Through a systematic approach to an investigation, participants will become better prepared to spot important discrepancies. Topics include: 

  • ANALYSIS TECHNIQUES • BUILDING A LIFE HISTORY
  • FEDERAL REQUIREMENTS • VERIFICATION TECHNIQUES
  • MILITARY RECORDS • DOCUMENTATION CRITERIA
  • FRAUDULENT DOCUMENTS • REFERENCES
  • LEGAL ISSUES • SOCIAL NETWORKING LAWS
  • BACKGROUND REPORT • MINIMUM STANDARDS

060721 Flyer – Nampa ID – BI – Aug 2021

Date:  August 26 – 27, 2021

Time:   0800-1700  day 1   0800-noon day 2

Credit Hours:    12 hours

Location:    

Nampa Police Department
820 2nd Street South
Nampa, Idaho 83651

 

COST:   385.00  Payable to  LES Law Enforcement Seminars, LLC

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

Deadline:  August 25, 2021

Instructor:   

Aaron Hamish
Thomas Ward

Registration   E-mail   Jason Cantrell  at  cantrellj@cityofnampa.us
or call  208-761-9182

Remarks:   Do not send registrations to POST.

For additional information regarding the training facility or local accommodations, contact Sgt. Jason Cantrell;
email
cantrellj@cityofnampa.us or call 208-761-9182

 

R4 Advanced Criminal Interview and Interrogation- Idaho Falls

Course Number: R4227

Course Description:

Utilize practical exercises, new concepts/techniques and psychological principles to enhance the law enforcement officer’s ability to obtain legally acceptable confessions and to tailor their criminal interviews for maximum advantage.

This comprehensive workshop teaches a broad range of proven techniques to help you identify the truth and obtain quicker admissions from the guilty and close more successful cases.

The techniques discussed in this program will have application in all types of polygraph and investigative interviews an individual conducts where truthfulness is critical. This includes, but is not limited to interviewing victims and witnesses, as well as individuals suspected of being involved in acts of wrongdoing. This interactive workshop allows participants to work through actual case studies applying techniques taught by the instructor in real-world situations.

Practice your interview and interrogation skills in a workshop environment, learn to assess verbal and non-verbal behavior and become more effective on the focus of an investigation and obtaining reliable information.  Gather a variety of non-confrontational interview and interrogation techniques to overcome resistance of victims, witnesses and criminal offenders.

SEMINAR TOPICS INCLUDE:

· Causes of Denials

· Dealing with Difficult Subjects

· Cognitive Interviewing

· The Participatory Method

· Development of the Admission

WHO SHOULD ATTEND:

This is ideal for Police Officers, Detectives, Investigators, Prosecutors, Major Crime Task Force Members, Coroners, Medical Examiners, and First Responders. To register for this program, a participant must have previously attended the WZ Seminar on Criminal Interview & Interrogation or other formal interview and interrogation training.

BECOME MORE EFFICIENT AND EFFECTIVE IN:

· Communicating and building trust with community members

· Choosing the most appropriate method for each case and subject

· Obtaining the truth more quickly and accurately

· Substantiating and closing more successful investigations

· Ensuring statements will be admissible at trial

Pre-requisite

Attendees must have successfully completed the WZ Seminar on Criminal Interview and Interrogation.

Dates: August 20, 2021

Times: 0800-1600

Credit Hours: 7

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

Cost: Early registration (ends May 17)- $270, Regular price (ends July 20)- $295, Late price $315

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

Deadline:

Instructor(s): Wicklander-Zulawski Instructor Tom McGreal

Remarks: To register for this course call 800-222-7789 or click the REGISTER LINK

R4 Criminal Interview and Interrogation- Idaho Falls

Course Number: R4227

Course Description:

This 3-day seminar is designed to teach and reinforce the sound fundamentals of the interview and interrogation process for the professional investigator.  This training course offers a broad range of cutting-edge methods and proprietary tools to conduct more effective interviews and interrogations, resulting in identifying the truth more efficiently and with less resistance.

Learn to assess verbal and non-verbal behavior and become more effective on the focus of an investigation and obtaining reliable information.  Gather a variety of non-confrontational interview and interrogation techniques to overcome the resistance of victims, witnesses, and criminal offenders.

Using actual investigations, this course offers a diverse collection of case studies to provide strategic tactics to establish guilt and prosecute the offenders.

SEMINAR TOPICS INCLUDE:

· Room Setting and Preparation

· Interpretation of Verbal and Physical  Behavior

· Selective Interview Technique

· Fact-Finding Interview

· The Participatory Method

· False Confessions

· WZ Non-Confrontational Method

· Rationalizations

· Handling Denials

· Enticement Questions

· Development & Substantiation of the Confessions

· Elements of the Written and Formal Statements

WHO SHOULD ATTEND:

This course applies specifically to agencies whose personnel may be called upon to interview or interrogate suspects, victims, informants or witnesses of criminal activity. Investigators and associated law enforcement professionals conducting these inquiries will learn to apply interview and interrogation techniques that most often will uncover the truth and bring these cases to a successful conclusion.

BECOME MORE EFFICIENT AND EFFECTIVE IN:

· Communicating and building trust with community members

· Choosing the most appropriate method for each case and subject

· Obtaining the truth more quickly and accurately

· Substantiating and closing more successful investigations

· Ensuring statements will be admissible at trial

Dates: August 17-19, 2021

Times: 0800-1600

Credit Hours: 21

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

Cost: Early registration (ends May 17)- $470, Regular price (ends July 20)- $495, Late price $515

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

Deadline:

Instructor(s): Wicklander-Zulawski Instructor Tom McGreal

Remarks: To register for this course call 800-222-7789 or click the REGISTER LINK