Investigating Non-Stranger Sexual Assault Training

Investigating Non-Stranger Sexual Assault (8 hours)

MCOLES In-person training, August 11th and August 25th, 2021.  8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Lansing Police Department, 5815 Wise Road, Lansing, MI 48911

Co-instructed by a law enforcement officer and victim advocate.  The dynamics of sexual assault and victim response, including neurobiology of trauma, will be presented along with important information about offender behavior.  Officers will learn specific techniques for interviewing the victim, suspect and witnesses.  Learn how to move beyond the simplistic " she said, he said " with on-scene management, evidence collection and subsequent in-depth investigating practices.  Also contains information on handling sexual assault kits.  Designed for patrol officers, and field training officers to professionally handle these cases.  MCOLES sponsored and credit recorded in MITN.  Limited to 24 participants per class.

Contact:  Matt Krumbach, MCOLES Stop Grant Coordinator:  krumbachm@michigan.gov