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Criminal Interview and Interrogation

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 resistance of victims, witnesses and criminal offenders.

Using actual investigations this course offers a diverse collection of case studies to providing 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

· Using 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

 

Upcoming Classes

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KDPS Training Division
Kalamazoo, MI
December 5, 2017 (3 days)
John Guzman, CFI
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Kanawha County Sheriff's Department
Charleston, WV
October 17, 2017 (3 days)
John Guzman, CFI
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Broward College Institute of Public Safety
Davie, FL
October 17, 2017 (3 days)
Tom McGreal, CFI
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Dearborn Police Department
Dearborn, MI
September 26, 2017 (3 days)
John Guzman, CFI
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Butler Tech Public Safety Education Complex
Liberty Township, OH
September 19, 2017 (3 days)
Keith Zupec, CFI
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Coolidge Police Department
Coolidge, AZ
August 22, 2017 (3 days)
John Guzman, CFI
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Georgetown Police Department
Georgetown, TX
July 25, 2017 (3 days)
John Guzman, CFI
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Masnantucket Tribal Police Department
Mashantucket, CT
July 11, 2017 (3 days)
Tom McGreal, CFI
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ROCIC
Nashville, TN
June 27, 2017 (3 days)
John Guzman, CFI
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Lafayette Police Training Center
Lafayette, IN
June 20, 2017 (3 days)
Keith Zupec, CFI
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Beverly Hills Public Safety
Beverly Hills, MI
June 13, 2017 (3 days)
Lou Tessmann, CFI
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AZ State University
Tempe, AZ
May 23, 2017 (3 days)
John Guzman, CFI
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Hagerstown Community College Police Academy
Hagerstown, MD
May 23, 2017 (3 days)
Keith Zupec, CFI
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Colorado Springs Police Department Training Academy
Colorado Springs, CO
May 23, 2017 (3 days)
Tom McGreal, CFI
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Worcester State University - Gosh Science & Technology Building - Room 102
Worcester, MA
May 22, 2017 (3 days)
Scott Pickett, CFI
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Irving Police Department
Irving, TX
April 25, 2017 (3 days)
John Guzman, CFI
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University of Akron Student Union
Akron, OH
April 18, 2017 (3 days)
Keith Zupec, CFI
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Lafayette Police Department
Lafayette, LA
March 28, 2017 (3 days)
Keith Zupec, CFI
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