Law Enforcement

ICI Homicide

Mar 12 2018 - Mar 23 2018

POST CONTRACT COURSE

Description

This ICI foundation specialty course provides investigators with the information and skills to aid them in a proficient homicide investigation.  This course is designed for detectives who investigate homicides and is modeled in adult based learning.  Each block of instruction will include hands on activities which require active participation from the class, or small group collaboration.  Students/investigators in this class are required to investigate a fictitious homicide which will involve them in collecting/packaging evidence at the crime scene, following up on information provided to them, preparing a search warrant(s) and presenting their case to a panel of legal experts.  Students are also required to attend a site visit / tour of a crime lab and coroner's office; and participate in an outdoor crime scene practical in which they learn methods for determining a potential burial site, how to excavate a body and how to collect insect evidence.

This course includes instruction in: the mindset shift; crime scene and case management; role of the criminalist; forensic pathology and odontology; homicide law and case preparation; forensic entomology and anthropology; homicide interviews and interrogations; child death investigations; elder death investigations; arson and terrorist investigations; officer-involved shootings; electronic investigations; investigative resources (including gang murders); media relations; interaction with the victim's family; and investigator wellness.

At the conclusion of this course the student/investigator will be able to: interpret and apply homicide laws; and successfully prepare for and assist in the prosecution of a homicide case.

Designed For

Full-time Law Enforcement personnel.
No fees for POST reimbursable agencies.

Hours

80

College Units

2.0 Semester Units

Certification

PLEASE NOTE: POST Plan IV Travel Reimbursement for this course has been suspended until further notice.

Certificates issued upon completion of course.

Requirements

Prior completion of ICI Core Course highly recommended. If not, students are highly encouraged to complete the Search Warrant Fundamentals - POST Learning Portal Online Training Course.  Students advised to bring laptop computers to class as all course materials are provided on a flash drive.

Completion of Basic Police Academy and DOJ Clearance required.

College of Record

Monterey Peninsula College

Location

Hilton Garden Inn - Monterey
1000 Aguajito Rd.
Monterey, CA 93940

Call the hotel's direct line at 831-373-6141 Option #1 and refer to the South Bay Regional Public Safety Training "ICI HOMICIDE" for special rates ($125+ per night, overnight parking $10).
Cut off date for special rate reservations is February 11, 2018.

Meeting days/times

Monday-Friday; 0800-1700 hrs (Exact times may vary).

Fees

NO FEES for POST Reimbursable Agencies
Non-POST Reimbursable Agency Fees: $2,404.76

POST Course Control Number: 2540-31921-17-003

Late Cancellation Fee

N/A

Payment Information

All classes require full payment or a designated deposit at time of reservation. We accept Visa and MasterCard (a transaction fee of 2% will apply), cash, money order and cashier’s checks (made payable to SBRPSTC). Agency billing may also be arranged. Financial aid and VA benefits may be available.

*ALL FEES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE. When possible, students will be advised of any fee changes prior to course start date. Tuition fee increases made at any time by the State Chancellor’s office may require collection of additional fees from students.

Students who have not lived in California for at least one (1) year and (1) day prior to start of college semester or do not meet other college criteria may be considered “out-of-state” students, and subject to additional fees to the ones listed above. Please check with our staff for details and exact costs.

Reservations

Agency personnel: please phone in (or email to: sbrpstc@theacademy.ca.gov) the following information:

  • Class Requested
  • Agency Name
  • Training Officer (TO) Name
  • TO's Email Address
  • Phone Number
  • Attendee Name(s), Email Address, DOB
  • Method of payment if applicable

Self-sponsored students: Contact our main office at (408) 229-4299 to register. Be prepared to submit full or partial payment, depending on the class

Non-U.S. Citizens: If you are not a U.S. citizen but have a Permanent Resident card, email a copy of the front and back of the card (indicate the class in which you are registering) to: sbrpstc@theacademy.ca.gov

Cancellation/Refund Policy

All classes require full payment due by or before the first day of class. Out of consideration for people who are on a waiting list, your reservation must be cancelled no later than 30 days prior to first day of class. After the 30-day cancellation period, students/agencies will forfeit a minimum of $50 for materials expenses associated with unexcused cancellations. Substitutions or transfer of your reservation to another student is permitted upon approval.

Course Cancellation by South Bay

Each class has a minimum enrollment requirement. If the minimum enrollment is not reach for the course three weeks prior to the beginning of the class, the class may be cancelled and any deposits/payments will be refunded in full.