OFFICER INVOLVED SHOOTINGS
Eligible for DCJS In-Service Credit
SEPTEMBER 23, 2016 ∙ LYNCHBURG, VIRGINIA
TOPIC: This unique course will focus on the Criminal and Internal Representation of law enforcement officers who are involved in Shooting situations and the Civil Liability of Officer Involved Shootings.
The class is designed to inform and update officers, agency heads, administrators, investigators and supervisors on the rights of officers, duties of the investigators and procedures when an officer or witness becomes involved in a line of duty shooting involving death or injury. It will focus on all aspects an officer and/or witness may be required to deal with in the aftermath of a shooting event.
Discussion will also include:
Difference of Opinions ∙ Suggested Policies
How to Mentally Train ∙ Case Law
Voluntary Statements ∙ Fitness for Duty
Critical Incident Amnesia ∙ Real Cases
Officer Involved Shootings is taught by George F. Hachigian. Mr. Hachigian was with the Broward County, Florida Sheriff’s Office for over 11 years and is now the General Counsel’s Chief of Staff for the Florida State Lodge Fraternal Order of Police Labor Council. His duties include representing law enforcement officers in all non-criminal related matters such as, chief negotiator for contract negotiations, internal affairs representation, grievance hearings, disciplinary hearings, arbitration hearings, reviewing all shooting related incidents and critical incident responses. Mr. Hachigian has handled over 300 officer involved shootings in his career and has represented law enforcement officers for over 20 years. He is the Past Chairman of the National Fraternal Order of Police Educational Services Committee.
All members of the criminal justice community (sworn or non-sworn). Training is especially valuable for agency heads, administrators, investigators and supervisors.
DATES & TIMES
Friday, September 23, 2016 – 8am until 5pm (Local Time)
COST: $199.00 per person
Central Virginia Criminal Justice Academy
1200 Church Street
Lynchburg, VA 24505
Check made payable to: TRAINING FORCE USA
3681 Loma Farm Road
Tallahassee, FL 32309
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Cancellations and Substitutions:
Upon submission of this registration, participants are responsible for payment of this course.
Please note that if you do not attend, you are still responsible for payment. At the discretion of
Training Force USA, credit for the amount paid may be issued toward a future course.
Substitutions may be made at any time by phone, e-mail or online at the registration site.