Law Enforcement

Upcoming Webinars

Natasha Terk
01 / 18 / 2018

How to write performance objectives, reviews, appraisals, and other performance documentation that is clear, descriptive, objective, and acceptable in today’s workplace. One of the most important jobs managers [...]

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Amy Morgan
02 / 13 / 2018

With so many different personalities in the world around us, it’s sometimes a challenge to distinguish someone who may be “quirky” from someone who may actually [...]

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Michael G. Aamodt
02 / 13 / 2018

In recent years, there has been an increased legal, scientific, and regulatory interest in how employers consider a job applicant’s criminal history and credit history when making employment [...]

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Laurie L. Wood
02 / 22 / 2018

The term 'white nationalist' may be new to some, but it's appearing more and more in the headlines as they hold events across the country. Learn about their beliefs, [...]

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Dr. Melinda Merck
03 / 01 / 2018

Veterinary forensics can play an important role in both animal and humane related crimes. This webinar will discuss how animal cruelty investigations can support other types of cases. Topics will [...]

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Patrick Beumler
Hilary Weinberg
03 / 20 / 2018

According to government statistics between 3-4 million children ages 3-17 are at risk of exposure to domestic violence each year.  95% of those cases involve female victims at the hands [...]

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Laurie L. Wood
03 / 29 / 2018

While the white nationalist movement may not include the traditional hate groups you might expect, such as the Ku Klux Klan or neo-Nazis, increasingly these groups are attending white nationalist [...]

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Trish Ieraci
04 / 10 / 2018

“Autism Awareness” has become an increasingly important topic as the numbers of people with this diagnosis continue to grow. More than 3.5 million Americans live with an Autism [...]

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Laurie L. Wood
04 / 26 / 2018

Any area of the country can be the target of a hate event, sometimes with very little notice. Law enforcement professionals need to have a detailed response plan already in [...]

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Patrick Beumler
Hilary Weinberg
05 / 01 / 2018

Continuing from Part 1 of this series, prosecuting attorneys must determine, from the available evidence gathered by the law enforcement investigation, whether a reasonable likelihood of conviction exists. Part 2 of this [...]

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Michael G. Aamodt
05 / 03 / 2018

With information on over 4,900 serial killers and their victims, the Radford/FGCU Serial Killer Database is the largest database of its kind. This webinar will use information from the database [...]

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Dyanne Greer
Hilary Weinberg
05 / 17 / 2018

Medical records are often critical in criminal cases, as they detail the medical diagnosis/treatment that may form the basis of criminal charges.   However, they can be daunting [...]

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Laurie L. Wood
05 / 31 / 2018

Lone wolf offenders are some of the most dangerous domestic terrorists today. Examine their trajectory of escalation into violence, common identifiers of eminent race killers and case studies of some [...]

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Tasha Menaker, Ph.D.
06 / 07 / 2018

This webinar provides an overview of the dynamics of sexual assault perpetration, including relationships between victims and offenders, perpetrator characteristics, and sexual coercion tactics. Participants will also learn about the [...]

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Roger Blevins
Dyanne Greer
08 / 14 / 2018

Many child abuse cases are dependent on the medical assessment of the child victim, be it by a pediatrician, generalist or a forensic pediatric specialist (who may or may not [...]

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Michael G. Aamodt
08 / 28 / 2018

This webinar will discuss the empirical research on what factors best predict the performance of police officers and other law enforcement personnel.  Factors to be discussed include education, military [...]

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Recorded Webinars

Best Practices in Drug Testing
Mark Hendershot

Drug use and abuse are some of the biggest issues of the global community – in the legal and criminal perspective, as well in the scientific and medical point of [...]

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Todd Matthews

Cybersleuths are the modern-day Sherlock Holmes. They are those citizens who might know something about a case and want to step forward with their information. They could also be just [...]

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Jeff Fox

Being the first line supervisor is the gateway to being a part of management. Too often, however, associates are promoted to first line supervisor positions without sufficient training or mentorship. [...]

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Darrell Smith
Paul W. Neudigate
Brandon Huntley

Gun-crime violence is prevalent not only in the US, but all across the world. With the number of such cases and even more recovered guns, cases, and bullets from crime [...]

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Mark Hendershot

How does your organization ensure they are hiring the right people, with the correct mix of technical and soft skills, who are well suited to the demands of the job, [...]

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Chris Gaubatz
John Guandolo

Terrorism. It’s a word that evokes a thousand memories with just one simple word. Memories of 9/11. Of recent bombings or news stories. Of political speeches and rallies. It&[...]

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Kate Loudenslagel
Hilary Weinberg

This course discusses the challenges faced in the investigation and prosecution of drowning cases.  We will discuss some tips in investigating these cases and thoughts on how to [...]

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Jeff Fox

No one becomes an officer wanting to use excessive force to detain or apprehend people. But in the course of doing their jobs, officers often have to make split-second decisions &[...]

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Articles

court room
Christina McCale

There is no "silver bullet" for solving gun crime. Solving gun crime requires looking at every discharge of firearms, collaboration among a region's agencies, an understanding of [...]

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emotional intelligence
Christina McCale

We've all heard that Emotional Intelligence, or EQ, is important in today's workplace. Employees with EQ are more likely to persevere, have better self-control in difficult situations, and [...]

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White Nationalism Rally
Christina McCale

Aryan Brotherhood of Texas. League of the South. National Alliance. Volksfront. The Klan. Regardless of where you might live in the US, odds are there is a version of a [...]

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Christina McCale

  On Tuesday, October 31, join Forensic Artist Catyana Falsetti and NamUs' Todd Matthews to learn:  The process and purpose of forensic artwork Various techniques that are utilized in the [...]

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use of force
Christina McCale

The Use of Force continues to be an ongoing presence in the national discussion. Whether it's the shooting of a 911 caller in Minneapolis or disturbing video of police [...]

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use of force
Christina McCale

It's never been more important for police officers to understand and consider all of their options prior to resorting to use of force. We spoke with Pam Davis,&[...]

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Officer Service Weapon
Christina McCale

Almost every week, somewhere in the US, there is a report of a police-involved "use of force" incident. There's usually video captured from someone's cell phone. [...]

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Sherlock Holmes - Cumberbatch
Christina McCale

The popularity of TV series like Sherlock, Elementary, and real life crime shows such as Forensic Files, Cold Case Files, has regenerated the public's interest in helping law enforcement [...]

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Our Subject Matter Experts

Meet the people who present on this topic
Roger Blevins

Mr. Blevins graduated with a BSN from the University of Tulsa College of Nursing in 1979, and received his certificate as a pediatric nurse practitioner from the United States Army Academy [...]

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Natasha Terk
Natasha Terk

Natasha Terk is the managing director of Adcom Designs. She improves communication skills and team dynamics through a relentless focus on each client’s business, brand, and competition. She [...]

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melinda merck
Dr. Melinda Merck

Dr. Melinda Merck is the owner of Veterinary Forensics Consulting in Austin, Texas. She assists investigators of animal cruelty with crime scene investigation, examination of live and deceased victims, frequently [...]

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Patrick Beumler
Patrick Beumler

Detective Sergeant Patrick Beumler is the Family Violence Supervisor for the Glendale Police Department’s Criminal Investigations Division Special Victim’s Unit. He has served with Glendale PD [...]

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Dyanne Greer

Dyanne Greer is an attorney in the Maricopa County Family Violence Bureau in Phoenix, Arizona.   She has been a prosecutor for 30 years, starting in the Maricopa County Attorney&[...]

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Tasha Menaker, Ph.D.

Dr. Menaker has an MA in Clinical Psychology and a Ph.D. in Criminal Justice. She has been conducting research related to sexual and domestic violence since 2005, with particular focus [...]

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Laurie L. Wood

Laurie Wood joined the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) in November 1991 as a writer/researcher for what is now the Intelligence Project, the investigative arm of the SPLC, and then [...]

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Rick Wyant

Rick Wyant has been a forensic scientist since 1995 and is currently the supervisor for the firearm and tool mark section for the Seattle Washington State Patrol crime laboratory. In 2007 a [...]

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Darrell Smith
Darrell Smith

Shearwater Systems contractor Darrell Smith is currently an ATF coordinator for the Phoenix Crime Gun Intelligence Center and is responsible for investigations involving associations made between crime scenes utilizing the [...]

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Tom Wilson

Tom Wilson joined Police Executive Research Forum in February 2013 and serves as Director of PERF’s Center for Applied Research and Management.  He is responsible for the [...]

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