WHY ARE OFFICERS SUING THEIR OWN AGENCIES AND WINNING?

Session status: Not Started (Registration) Session date: Tuesday, June 26, 2018 Starting time: 11:00 am, Eastern Daylight Time (New York, GMT-04:00) Duration: 1 hour Presenters: Lou Reiter Description: Some recent studies and reports indicate that being sued by our own employees [...]

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TACTICAL, SWAT, AND EMERGENCY RESPONSE OPERATIONS

Georgetown, TX

COURSE OBJECTIVES: One of the most critical tasks in law enforcement involves the use of tactical officers to accomplish high risk operations. While the success of these operations requires extensive training and proper equipment; success also requires sound decision making [...]

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JAIL SEARCH AND CONTRABAND RECOVERY

Jail Safety and Security is the top priority for every agency in order to provide a safe working environment for staff, and safe living environment for Offenders. Keeping contraband out of our facilities is just one of the tactics we use to accomplish that task.

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INVESTIGATING JAIL DEATHS FOR STAFF

Conducting an Administrative Investigation When a Death Occurs Inside Your Jail An Inmate death can result in civil and criminal liabilities for both the agency as well as the Jail officer(s)when deaths occur.  In many instances fault does not lie [...]

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Internal Affairs Investigations: Criminal v. Administrative Investigations

Internal Affairs Investigations: Criminal v. Administrative Investigations This webinar will address the rather complex decision of who and when to conduct each of these investigations. This becomes very important following a critical incident such as a fatal shooting or pursuit, [...]

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Brady/Giglio Internal Affairs Investigations

Brady/Giglio: How do these cases affect every public safety agency? The landmark decision of Brady v Maryland and its progeny is perhaps one of the most significant Supreme Court decisions to ever impact the criminal justice system. Unfortunately, many law enforcement agencies [...]

Creating Reasonable & Defensible Employee Discipline

Your agency spends considerable time investigating allegations of misconduct involving your employees.  Many of these sustained cases are being lost during various forms of external appeal.  The primary reason for these losses appears to be that the agency hasn’t adequately [...]

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Administrative Investigations for In-Custody Deaths

An Inmate death can result in civil and criminal liabilities for both the agency as well as the Jail officer(s)when deaths occur.  In many instances fault does not lie with the agency, but an inept administrative investigation will not aid [...]

Use of Force: Moving Forward

Over the last three years there has been debate and discussion over law enforcement’s use of force, particularly in areas with large minority communities.  This session focuses on the law, community expectations, and recent proposals put out by President Obama’s [...]

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Compelled Statements/Garrity: New Challenges and Developments

In 1967 the U.S. Supreme Court (Garrity and Broderick) set the standard that public employees can be compelled to answer questions posed by their employers during administrative investigations concerning workplace rule violations. This questioning must be “specifically, directly and narrowly” [...]

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COVID-19 Law Enforcement Operations in the Midst of a Pandemic

Over the past few weeks Law Enforcement in the United States has had to deal with the National Emergency caused by the Corona Virus.  The purpose of this webinar is to discuss law enforcement’s response to this crisis on several [...]

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Use of Force: Response to Inmate Aggression

As Corrections Officers we face many incidents where Use of force is the outcome to resolving situations.  It is our responsibility from the top down to insure the force we use is consistent with not only our own policies but current [...]

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Use of Force: Moving Forward

USE of FORCE: Moving Forward Over the last three years there has been debate and discussion over law enforcement’s use of force, particularly in areas with large minority communities.  This session focuses on the law, community expectations, and recent proposals [...]

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How Law Enforcement Supervisors Motivate – Even During Difficult Times

Law Enforcement supervising is not easy and motivating officers and others can be exacerbating during these current times in our country. We can learn from great supervisors/leaders of the past.  How do great supervisors/leaders motivate? How do they encourage? This [...]

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Investigating Citizen Complaints for Street Supervisors

Law Enforcement supervising is not easy as a multitude of things land on our desks. How we deal with citizen complaints on our officers can be an overbearing burden or can be done efficiently and effectively. This webinar will provide [...]

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Fire Scene Evidence Collection Methods

The proper means of processing a fire scene, photographing, marking, tagging and packaging evidence and transporting requires specialized training. However, this is of a nature that is within every investigators ability to acquire. What is required in addition to procedural [...]

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Administrative Investigations for In-Custody Deaths

An Inmate death can result in civil and criminal liabilities for both the agency as well as the Jail officer(s)when deaths occur.  In many instances fault does not lie with the agency, but an inept administrative investigation will not aid [...]

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Characteristics of Being a Great Supervisor

Law Enforcement supervising is not easy and striving to be a great supervisor/leader takes work. We can learn from great supervisors/leaders of the past.  What are the characteristics of great supervisors and leaders? How do we attain and maintain those [...]

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Public Safety Employee Retaliation Claims

Public Safety employees appear to be suing their agencies more frequently alleging various forms of retaliation.  These are resulting in 6 and 7 figure verdicts and settlements.  There are many reasons for these types of lawsuits.  Some result from retaliatory [...]

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2 Part Webinar ——————— INVESTIGATING CASES OF CHILD HOMICIDE AND UNEXPLAINED DEATHS OF CHILDREN {Each Day Starting Time @ 11:00 am EST}

This two-part webinar is designed for law enforcement (homicide and death investigators), coroner/medical examiner investigators (medicolegal death investigators) and those in the child protection field. The instruction will comprehensively examine all aspects of responding to and investigating cases of child [...]

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Defund/Disband the Police

‘DEFUND/DISBAND THE POLICE’ Do we have choices? Can we learn and maybe improve our mission? The protests resulting from the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis have presented the nation and all law enforcement with historically recurring policing issues.  I [...]

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Federal Case Law For Fire Investigators

Federal Case Law You Need to Know as a Fire Investigator An overview of federal case law that impacts fire investigations and his/her job as a fire investigator. Daubert and the effects on Fire Investigation The Daubert standard for Expert [...]

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Cell Phones In Administrative Investigations

Cell phones seem to be an integral part of our employees’ hands.  More and more cell phones have become significant factors in many of our administrative investigations involving allegations of misconduct.  This webinar will not address the technical aspects of [...]

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How Current Events Are Impacting And Shaping Law Enforcement

How Current Events Are Impacting and Shaping Law Enforcement Minneapolis Use of Force Duty to Intervene Duty to Render Aid Choke Holds Vascular Neck Restraints Special Interest Groups Demands President Trump’s Executive Order Congressional Order Policies That Have To Change [...]

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Putting the Fire Investigation Case Together for Succes

Putting the Fire Investigation Case Together for Success Every agency has a protocol who will be involved in the fire investigation, whether it includes law enforcement, fire service, cross trained investigators, company officers, chiefs etc. When it becomes necessary for [...]

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Current Trends for Dealing with Inmate Aggression Successfully

As Corrections Officers we face many incidents where Use of force is the outcome to resolving situations.  Training and practice have evolved over the years relating to what is acceptable relating to Use of Force.  It is our responsibility from the top [...]

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New Challenges to the Law Enforcement Internal Affairs Process

The recent nationwide demonstrations and protests coupled with the flurry of legislative enactments have pressured law enforcement agencies and unions to reevaluate their approach to Internal Affairs, administrative investigations and employee discipline.  Many of these expressed concerns aren’t new, either.  [...]

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EVEN MORE Recent Challenges to Garrity and Compelled Statements

This past February 2020, I presented a webinar on ‘New Challenges to Garrity and Compelled Statements.’  Nearly 100 attended this session.  Following the George Floyd incident in Minneapolis in May 2020 there have been lightning fast developments, proposed changes, and [...]

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SEXUAL MISCONDUCT: HOW TO PROTECT YOUR AGENCY FROM LIABILITY

SEXUAL MISCONDUCT…how to protect your agency from liability! Law enforcement officer sexual misconduct, both internal and external, has continued to be one of the most egregious forms of police misconduct.  More officers are successfully criminally prosecuted for on-duty sexual misconduct [...]

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The Truths and Myths About Suicide, Response and Effective Interventions

The Truths and Myths About Suicide, Response and Effective Interventions. Understanding and recognizing suicide trends in the United States. Law Enforcement, Dispatch, EMS, and Fire personnel. Topics: Suicide by Cop. (Officer Assisted Suicide) Identify risk factors associated with. Identify four [...]

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First Responders Fatigue for Jails and Corrections Officers

First Responders Fatigue for Jails and Corrections Officers Correctional Officers and Police Officers are negatively affected by their repeated exposure to occupational stressors. This exposure eventually takes a toll on an employee's job performance, which in turn translates into multi-faceted [...]

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Managing Demonstrations, Protests, Civil Disobedience, Legal and Liability Issues

Managing Demonstrations, Protests, Civil Disobedience, Legal and Liability Issues Use of Force/Arrest/Declaration of Unlawful Conduct Over the last few days there has been calls for ongoing and continuous protests as inauguration approaches.   It is likely that law enforcement throughout the [...]

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Win, Don’t Lose, Employee Discipline Appeals

WIN, DON’T LOSE, EMPLOYEE DISCIPLINE APPEALS Some estimates say that 50 percent of public safety employee arbitration appeals end up with the employee being returned to duty.  This is often with back pay and frequently, when discipline is still imposed, [...]

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