Course detail: Strangulation and Advanced Domestic Violence Investigations
Domestic violence crimes remain a frequent call that officers and detectives across the country must respond to and investigate. This course provides investigators with information on how to thoroughly investigate these crimes, to include strangulation, with practical tips that can be implemented and used immediately. This course is an advanced class with an assumption that participants have prior knowledge of the dynamics of domestic violence.
Participants will employ best practices as they investigate any crime from its beginning to its eventual disposition; either as an individual, or as part of an investigatory team.
Recognize the difference between a petechia and subconjunctival hemorrhage
Understand the use of alternative light
Learn investigative steps and tools
Determine steps if your suspect or victim is a cop
Acquire knowledge on effects of trauma on victim presentation
Who Should Attend:
Law Enforcement with prior knowledge of the dynamics of domestic violence.
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