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Advanced Homicide Investigation- Texarkana Texas

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Special Operations And Training Center

1420 South Park Road

Texarkana, TX 75503

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An investigative framework in which an investigator will be able to conduct an all-encompassing investigation into a suspicious death.

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In this course a multifaceted approach will be discussed to establish an investigative framework from which a homicide investigator will be able to conduct an all-encompassing investigation into the murder of a human being. In order to accomplish this, multiple areas of a homicide investigation will be discussed that are foundational to identifying, understanding, and prosecuting persons criminally responsible for the death of another.

From the initial response, understanding and managing the scene, interpreting wound evidence, applying behavioral and forensic examinations at the crime scene, prioritization of investigative measures, interview strategies, and necessary case management.

Additionally, the course will engage the participants in an interactive classroom setting in which actual cases are reviewed and analyzed to augment the lecture and teaching points brought forth.

Topics Include:

  • Scene and Case Management for lead investigator
  • Creating a case that will stand for 50 years
  • Most common mistake made at a homicide scene
  • Scene Assessment – What looks right, what looks wrong
  • Principles and components of a homicide Investigation
  • Area Canvassing – What it really is and how to do it
  • Working with the Coroner / Medical Examiner Investigator
  • How a multi-disciplinary approach is better – No room for rogue detectives
  • Crime Scene Reconstruction
  • Equivocal Deaths – what they are and how to manage them
  • Suicide v. Autoerotic v. Homicide
  • Staged Scenes and Alterations
  • Cold case considerations
  • What blood patterns can tell us in 10 minutes
  • Postmortem – Scene level Examinations
  • What evidence is on the body at the scene but not at Autopsy
  • How evidence links scene -victim-suspect
  • Wound assessment at scene level
  • Witness Interview and Cognitive Questioning
  • Victim and Suspect background development – Key to successful outcome
  • Interrogation Considerations and Question Formulation
  • Do you have a serial killer?
  • Sexual Homicide Investigations
  • Common murders – common causes.

Instructor

Darren Dake, D-ABMDI, CI, CCI

Darren Dake is a law enforcement professional with over 30 years’ experience in criminal and medicolegal death investigation. Darren has worked in both the law enforcement realm of investigations as well as in the role of senior investigator with the Coroner’s office for over 20 years. This combined investigative experience has uniquely established Darren as an expert in investigations which allows him to consult and teach internationally on investigation practices and procedures.

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How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Contact the organizer of this event at support@deathinvestigation.training or call 1-888-556-0177

Can I pay by check or purchase order?

Yes - If your agency or government body wishes to register and pay by check or purchase order, contact the organizer directly for registration form and mailing instructions. support@deathinvestigation.training

What's the refund policy?

A refund cannot be given for this event. However, the credit will be given for this - or other courses in the future with one year.

Lodging and Hotels

The Residence Inn by Marriott has offered a reduced rate for those traveling to the area for police training. They are offering a Studio King at $92/night. To receive this rate, those booking need to tell them that they are with the Texarkana Police Training Center. There contact information is below:

Residence Inn by Marriott Texarkana| 3900 St. Michael Drive| Texarkana, TX 75503, Ph: 430-200-0742 | Fax: 430-200-0384

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