Internal Affairs & Professional Standards

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Capacity: 20 - Available: 12
Date: Wednesday, August 22, 2018
Ends On: Thursday, August 23, 2018
Time: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Stewart Center West
2900 W. Pearl City Road
Freeport, IL
Instructor: Greg Anderson, On-Target Solutions
Member's Fee: $0
Non-Member & Civilian Fee: $100

Registration Deadline:  08/06/18

COURSE CONTENT: Who should attend: This nationally acclaimed course is for law enforcement
executives, supervisors, internal affairs investigators, human resource personnel and anyone who
desires to understand law enforcement professional standards and internal affairs investigations
including frontline supervisors and union officials.

The professional standards model is a must for law enforcement and government officials to be
prepared before a critical incident occurs. This course sets the stage for law enforcement
professionals to create an agency wide practice of professional standards for all agency operations.
In the covered material, attendees will understand “best practices” including how to avoid the
problems before they occur and properly address issues that do arise.

This is a comprehensive course covering the entire internal affairs process through final discipline.

Participants will learn the skills necessary to review, investigate and complete internal affairs
investigations based on sound investigative techniques and within legal guidelines.

Topics Include:
• Current climate between public and police
• Breaking the cycle of mediocrity
• The professional standards model
• 5 root causes of discipline problems
• Stakeholders and their perceptions
• Types of internal investigations
• The complaint process
• The investigation process
• Officer involved shootings and major incidents
• Applicable case law
• Employee rights
• Appropriate discipline procedures
• Workplace searches
• False Complaints
• Official hearing requirements
• How discipline is determined
• The effect of untruthfulness
• How personnel decisions effect an organization
• Setting the tone for an ethical agency

This course has been certified by the ILETSB and approved to meet the following mandates:
    ☒    Civil Rights            
    ☒    Constitutional & Proper Use of Law Enforcement Authority    
    ☒    Cultural Competency        
    ☐    Human Rights
    ☐    Intro Mental Health Awareness    
    ☒    Law Updates
    ☐    Lead Homicide Investigator        
    ☐    Use of Force (must include scenario based/similar training)
    ☒    Procedural Justice            
    ☐    Sexual Assault Investigator Training
    ☐    Psychology of Domestic Violence    
    ☐    Sexual Assault Trauma Informed Response