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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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UTAH Post- Larry H. Miller Salt Lake Community College Campus
Sandy, UT
January 9, 2018 (3 days)
Lou Tessmann, CFI
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Essex County College Public Safety Academy
Cedar Grove, NJ
December 12, 2017 (3 days)
John Guzman, CFI
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KDPS Training Division
Kalamazoo, MI
December 5, 2017 (3 days)
John Guzman, CFI
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Norwood Police Dept
Norwood, MA
November 28, 2017 (3 days)
Scott Pickett, CFI
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Georgia Tech Research Institute Conference Center
Atlanta, GA
November 14, 2017 (3 days)
Scott Pickett, CFI
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MESI (Missoula Emergency Services, Inc.)
Missoula, MT
October 31, 2017 (3 days)
Lou Tessmann, 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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Wake Forest Town Hall
Wake Forest, NC
October 3, 2017 (3 days)
Tom McGreal, CFI
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Gig Harbor Police Department
Gig Harbor, WA
October 3, 2017 (3 days)
Scott Pickett, CFI
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Collin County Children\'s Advocacy Center
Plano, TX
October 3, 2017 (3 days)
John Guzman, 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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Lexington Police Department
Lexington, SC
September 19, 2017 (3 days)
Scott Pickett, CFI
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Coolidge Police Department
Coolidge, AZ
August 22, 2017 (3 days)
John Guzman, CFI
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Morris County Public Safety Training Academy
Parsippany, NJ
August 22, 2017 (3 days)
Scott Pickett, CFI
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Northampton Community College NE Forensic Training Center
Bethlehem, PA
August 15, 2017 (3 days)
Tom McGreal, 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)
Keith Zupec, CFI
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Conroe Police Department Community Room
Conroe, TX
July 11, 2017 (3 days)
Scott Pickett, CFI
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ROCIC
Nashville, TN
June 27, 2017 (3 days)
John Guzman, CFI
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