Homicide Crime Scenes and Investigative Plans
Homicide School Course 02
Starts: 7/22/2024 1:00 PM PDT
Homicide Crime Scenes and Investigative Plans: Homicide School Course 02
Class Description

This class will take the fear out of handling a murder scene and teach you the practical aspects for processing a murder scene from a patrol and detective perspectives. You will learn how to defeat legal considerations; how to create an investigative plan; and how to manage and control your scene(s) including scenes that may be unsecure and chaotic. You will learn the most common mistakes and how to avoid them. How to identify and preserve perishable evidence. Learn how to handle Command Staff and concerned parties at your scene.

Topics Covered:

  • Practical Aspects for Patrol and Detectives on Handling Homicide Scenes
  • The Most Common Mistakes and How to Avoid Them
  • Crime Scene Investigative Plans
  • How to Secure and Maintain a Chaotic Scene
  • Perishable Evidence
  • Command Staff and Common Sense
  • Legal Considerations
  • How to explain your scene in court

We will utilize ZOOM.GOV for our live streaming to help facilitate attendance, Q & A and manage your time in class. You must be present for 80% of the class to receive a certificate from the live stream. You will receive your ZOOM link the night before class begins. All classes will be available on demand if you cannot make the live stream.