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  • Intermediate CSI
     October 23, 2023 - October 27, 2023
     8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Capital Area Council of Governments - Lantana Room

Venue Address:
6800 Burleson Road, Building 310, Suite 155, Austin, Texas, 78744, United States

Description:

Enter the Lantana through the Suite 155 main entrance. The suite’s door way is to the left in building 310’s main lobby.

This Intermediate Crime Scene Investigations course takes a hands-on approach to explaining the objectives and legal obligations required when performing a crimes scene search. The course provides classroom instruction and interactive scenario-based training using mock crime scenes where officers will take on various roles to collect, process, and investigate evidence.

Broken into various topics, the week-long course covers the following objectives as well as others:

  • Guidelines for conducting crime scene searches
  • Conducting preliminary investigations
  • Understanding the importance of the chain of custody, a final survey of the crime scene, debriefings, maintaining case files and conducting follow investigations
  • Organizing a search action plan
  • Establishing a command post and search team
  • Learning the considerations of identifying, marking, collecting, and preserving evidence
  • Identifying investigations tools and equipment for crime scene searches
  • Identifying different classes of evidence
  • Taking personal safety precautions when collecting evidence

TCOLE mandates this course for law enforcement officers to become an intermediate level peace officer.

Instructor: Expert Instructor Sarah Wilson, Evidence Forensic Supervisor, Seguin Police Department

TCOLE Training Hours: 40

Special Instructions

Register early. This is a popular class.

Attendee must bring their PID # to receive TCOLE credit for courses affiliated with CAPCOG.  To promote a professional environment, CAPCOG requires proper business attire. T-shirts, shorts, capri pants and flip-flops are prohibited. No meals provided with training.

For Questions

Please contact Terri Kroeger, CAPCOG regional law enforcement academy office coordinator.