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Free Speech and Public Employees: Hiring, Officer Discipline and Policies
1-3 PM
August 17, 2016

Stacey Papa
$70
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Can I be fired for comments I make in public or on social media? The answer to that question may depend on whether you work for a private sector employer or a public agency. Because the (often misunderstood) First Amendment limits the government’s ability to restrict speech, administrators in public agencies must navigate a very different landscape of regulation and case law than their counterparts in the private sector in addressing the behavior of their employees.More>>

 
Grant Writing for Public Agencies
1-4 PM
September 9, 2016

Stacey Papa
$99
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Many public agencies are increasingly turning to grant funding as a way to stretch existing budgets and fund new equipment, programs, and initiatives. This introductory level webinar will give an overview of the different types of funding that are available, how to find grants for your agency, and how to write an effective proposal. More>>

 
Oxygen Forensic Suite User Certification
12-4 PM
September 16, 2016

Glenn Bard
$299
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Current users of Oxygen Forensic® Suite are encouraged to complete this certification for additional program comprehension and user credentials. All users who complete this training and pass the 25 question certification exam qualify for a fully functional 20 day version of Oxygen Forensic Suite Detective. There is no screen sharing for PATCtech certification webinars. Each attendee must pay for the course in order to receive the Oxygen Forensic® Suite Basic Certification and Oxygen Forensic® software. Oxygen Forensic® Suite Basic Certification is designed to familiarize the student with the Oxygen Forensic® Suite software program. Successful certification validates an end-user's ability to use the program for any type of investigation requiring the acquisition and analysis of data stored on mobile phones.More>>

 
Facebook Investigations: New Tools and Techniques
1-4 PM
September 27, 2016

Glenn Bard
$149
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This webinar will cover the many aspects of conducting investigations involving Facebook®. Facebook® is currently the second largest website on the internet, and the largest social networking site. As such it has become a part of many people’s daily lives. In this webinar the attendee will be instructed on where the different types of useful data can be found.More>>

 
Cybervetting Strategies for Law Enforcement
1-3 PM
October 6, 2016

Stacey Papa
$70
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Does your agency include information from the internet and social media when making employment decisions? Incorporating online information into your existing background investigation process for new hires and promotions can help you avoid future liability, but agencies must exercise caution when developing and implementing cybervetting policies.More>>

 

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On-Scene Router Interrogation
Original Air Date:
August 12, 2016

Scott Lucas
$199
Details | Register

With the widespread availability of open wifi networks, it is increasingly likely that our bad guys may be committing their on-line crimes from locations other than their own homes. In these situations, the IP address of their activities will resolve to the location of the wifi network, and may even cast suspicion on an innocent party. Additionally, when we are executing a search warrant on a scene, we need to make sure that we have accounted for every computer, mobile devices, network attached storage devices, and anything else that may be attached to the network. This makes it vitally important that we are able to explore the inner workings of wifi routers, and understand what information may be available, where it may be located, and understand its volatility. More>>

 
On-Scene Triage of Electronic Evidence
Original Air Date:
July 28, 2016

Scott Lucas
$199
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This webinar is intended to make investigators and responding officers aware of the types of electronic evidence that they may encounter, appropriate methods for seizing this evidence, special situations officers may encounter, and effective and appropriate tools and techniques for on-scene triage of electronic evidence. More>>

 
Getting Past the Android Passcode
Original Air Date:
June 23, 2016

Scott Lucas
$199
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This webinar will explore various methods of gaining access to or recovering data from locked devices running the Android smartphone operating system. Millions of devices run this popular operating system, and our ability or inability to access the data that is contained on them can often make or break our investigations. This is a constantly evolving topic, due to the frequent release of updated versions the Android OS and Android devices, the changing of Google’s policies, and the unveiling of new tools. More>>

 
Getting Past the iOS Passcode
Original Air Date:
June 9, 2016

Scott Lucas
$199
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This webinar will explore various ways to bypass the passcode on a locked iOS device. Apple’s mobile devices are some of the most popular on the planet, and run versions of Apple’s mobile operating system, iOS. These devices often contain valuable evidence for our investigations, but this data is frequently protected by user passcodes. With the myriad of possible combinations of hardware and software versions, it can be challenging to determine if it is possible to get into a locked device, and, if so, which hardware, software or process will do the trick. This is a constantly evolving topic, due to the frequent release of updated versions of iOS and Apple devices, the changing of Apple’s policies, and the unveiling of new tools. More>>

 
Smartphone DB/SQL Forensics
Original Air Date:
May 27, 2016

Glenn Bard
$199
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This webinar will cover the aspects of extracting data from databases on Smartphones. The technology of Smartphones has changed the way forensics is done, and the mount of data stored on the devices continues to grow. A large amount of this data is being stored in files such as DB, SQL and SQLITE. Everything from website bookmarks, to voicemails dates and times, to pictures being stored in BLOB data is able to be recovered from a thorough examination. This webinar will introduce the attendee to the process of extracting data from these files, and also reveal some of the best places to look for hidden evidence. More>>

 
Facebook® Investigations: New Tools and Techniques
Original Air Date
May 13, 2016

Glenn Bard
$299
Details | Register

This webinar will cover the many aspects of conducting investigations involving Facebook®. Facebook® is currently the second largest website on the internet, and the largest social networking site. As such it has become a part of many people’s daily lives. In this webinar the attendee will be instructed on where the different types of useful data can be found. More >>

 
D.A.R.T.® Cell Mapping
Original Air Date:
March 31, 2016

Glenn Bard
$199
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For years many agencies have relied upon Microsoft Streets and Trips® for their cell phone mapping software. Microsoft Streets and Trips® was a reliable and inexpensive tool, but unfortunately it has reached “End of Life”, and there hasn’t been an updated version since 2013. Many agencies have contacted PATCtech asking us for a recommendation for a replacement, and we set out to find a solution. After testing several different tools, we have selected DART® as our replacement for the classroom and for our cases as well. DART® is a utility that allows for mapping of individual towers, or importing the entire Call Detail Record at once. Additionally, it can add ranges, azimuths and beam widths without the need of having a protractor or any other software. It also allows the user to choose between several different map options. DART® has many more capabilities, including SQLite Viewer, PList Viewer, and much more. More >>

 
Influence & Persuasion: Tools for Effective & Ethical Interrogation
Original Air Date:
March 11, 2016

Stan B. Walters
$140
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More often than not, many investigators have developed very few if any effective interview and interrogation tools. It is not uncommon to hear investigators comment that they “don’t know what to say” or “I can’t get the subject to talk.” As a result two things happen to their critical interviews: 1) the interview quickly winds down with little or no results, or 2) the interview deteriorates into an aggressive approach, outright manipulation or even coercion. An understanding and knowledgeable use of the concepts of persuasion and influence can dramatically improve the investigator’s confidence and result in highly productive and information rich interviews. More >>

 
Body Cameras in Law Enforcement
Original Air Date:
March 3, 2016

Matt Dolan
$140
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The increased scrutiny placed on police use of force has led to wide-spread calls for officers to be equipped with body cameras while on-duty. Those calls have been answered by legislatures in places like Texas, South Carolina and Connecticut with legislative mandates and/or guidance with respect to body cameras. However, a multitude of legal issues and policy questions arise from the use of body cameras, including... More >>

 
Broken Performance Evaluation Systems
Original Air Date:
February 18, 2016

Matt Dolan
$140
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Diligently and accurately documenting employee performance is possibly the single most effective way that agency leaders can ensure that decisions pertaining to promotions, discipline and termination are legally defensible. Performance evaluations can lay the foundation for costly litigation or, conversely, the foundation for legally defensible employment decisions.For many agencies, broken performance evaluation systems are posing such a serious challenge to effective personnel management that many are asking: if we aren’t conducting performance evaluations accurately, are we better off not conducting them at all? More >>

 
Special Video Legal Update | Estate of Armstrong v. Village of Pinehurst (4th Cir. 2016)
*ONLY AVAILABLE THROUGH PATC
Jack Ryan
$35*
*Downloadable Video & Policy
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A legal training video by Attorney Jack Ryan providing an informative breakdown of this highly impactful circuit court decision for the purpose of training your officers in use of force, dealing with the mentally ill, and the use of Taser or ECD devices. This training also provides a model policy and procedure for the response to active resistance. More >>

 
Managing Biased-based Policing and Reporting
Original Air Date:
February 11, 2016

Dr. Richard R. Johnson
$140
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Due to accreditation requirements, state statute, lawsuit, or a consent decree, many law enforcement agencies must collect and report data on potential biased-based policing within their agencies. If not written properly, these reports have the potential to be misinterpreted by the media or community groups, and needlessly damage the public image of the agency. This webinar with offer useful tips on how to present the information in your report in a manner that creates the least chance of misinterpretation or manipulation by the media, and presents the work of your agency in the most positive manner possible. More >>

 
Fire Essentials: The Effects of Fire Suppression on Evidence
Original Air Date:
February 4, 2016

Steve Chasteen
$140
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Although many fire suppression personnel believe their sole job is to put out the fire, this webinar will stress the important role all firefighters and company officers have in assisting the fire investigator during fire suppression. This webinar will show just how important the suppression crew is in their first observations of the fire scene upon their arrival and the events leading up to the final extinguishment of the fire. The attendee will also see how the actions of “overhauling the fire scene” can destroy valuable evidence that is needed by the fire scene investigator. The goal of this webinar is to make the firefighters and company officer more alert and aware of the importance of “preserving” the scene as intact as possible until the fire scene investigator arrives. More >>

 
Introduction to Cell Phone Technology for Investigators
Original Air Date:
January 22, 2016

Scott Lucas
$199
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Cell phones are vital components in our everyday lives, and are, therefore, increasingly likely to contain valuable evidence in our criminal investigations. But before we can begin the process of examining these devices, we need to understand the technology and terminology behind them. This webinar will assist investigators in wading through the alphabet soup of abbreviations and acronyms associated with cell phones, and provide valuable information on the types of data recoverable from these devices as well as from cellular providers. More >>

 
Domestic Violence Calls and Officer Safety
Original Air Date:
January 21, 2016

Dr. Richard R. Johnson
$140
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While law enforcement officers have generally been surviving assaults at higher and higher rates each year for the last several decades, the officer death rate from assaults at domestic violence calls has remained stable since the 1960s. This webinar presents the social scientific research on the frequency and nature of assaults on law enforcement officers responding to domestic violence calls. The research will discuss what factors tend to predict officer assaults at domestic violence calls, the circumstances surrounding firearms assaults on officers at these calls, and what factors are correlated with surviving these assaults. More >>

 
Violence Among Us: A Threat Assessment Approach to Active Shooters
Original Air Date:
January 14, 2016

Dr. Robert J. Cipriano Jr.
$140
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This webinar will assist behavioral health and public safety professionals in assessing the threat of someone becoming an active shooter. Dr. Cipriano reviews the published data and analysis on such behavior and the situational variables that increase the likelihood of this type of violence. Participants explore the pathway to violence for individuals who exhibit delusions/ command hallucinations, narcissistic/sociopathic pathology, and suicidality. The webinar concludes with instruction on using J. Reid Meloy’s Bio-Psychosocial model for violence risk assessment, as well as key questions to employ developed by the U.S. Secret Service and Department of Education for threat assessment (2001). More >>

 
Background Investigations Checklist
Original Air Date:
January 8, 2016

Matt Dolan
$140
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Background investigators are the “gatekeepers” for law enforcement agencies across the country—vetting would-be officers before entrusting them with the profound responsibility inherent in law enforcement. And yet, in many agencies, these investigators are not provided with clear agency guidelines in conducting these investigations. In this two-hour webinar, the presenter will discuss the necessity of creating the background investigation checklist and to provide the attendee with a template for developing agency-specific checklists for conducting background investigations efficiently, effectively and responsibly. More >>

 
Diversity in Recruiting and Hiring: Strategic Planning
Original Air Date:
December 22, 2015

Matt Dolan
$140
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Recent controversial encounters involving law enforcement and questions of race have brought national attention to the continuing challenge within law enforcement agencies to hire and retain a diverse group of officers that reflect the community they serve. A continuing process of Strategic Planning for Diversity in Recruiting and Hiring can place agencies in the best possible position to make concrete efforts to attain diversity and demonstrate those efforts to members of the media, to elected officials and to the public. More >>

 
Introduction to Video Forensics
Original Air Date:
December 21, 2015

Glenn Bard
$199
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Video surveillance cameras, GoPro’s and DVR’s are commonplace in society. Not only has the presence of such devices changed the way people record video, it has also changed the way police officers and investigators can help identify the suspect(s) of a crime. With the increased popularity of these devices, the responsibility to extract and/or enhance the video typically falls onto police departments. This webinar will introduce the student to the various aspects of video forensics including methods of obtaining the video by extracting it from the device, capturing the video as it plays on the device, or even networking to the device. But now what can be done to help the investigation? More >>

 
Response to Chemical Assisted Suicide
Original Air Date
December 17, 2015

Brian Jarvis
$100
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In recent years, we have seen an increase in the number of chemical assisted suicides in the United States. Police Officers and other emergency first responders that were exposed to the toxic air have become severely injured from the toxic fumes. While in 2008 there were only 3 reported cases, the number increased to 30 by 2010 and has been on the rise since. On some occasions the victim will leave a note indicating that he or she is in a toxic environment, but on other occasions, you have to depend on your own observations to make a determination to enter the area or not. More >>

 
Recruiting for Law Enforcement in 2016
Original Air Date:
December 1, 2015

Matt Dolan
$140
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In light of recent media scrutiny, it is more important now than ever for agencies to actively seek out ways to improve their recruiting efforts. This often involves scrutinizing recruiting strategies that may have been effective in years past and determining whether some of those strategies are insufficient moving forward. In this two-hour webinar, the presenter will highlight and discuss innovative recruiting strategies being currently utilized by law enforcement agencies throughout the country as well as common “blind spots” that can set back agency recruiting efforts. More >>

 
Eyewitness Identification: Reducing the Risk of Misidentification
Original Air Date:
November 20, 2015

Tim Randall
$$ FREE $$
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Eyewitness misidentification is the greatest contributing factor to wrongful convictions, playing a role in about 75% of convictions overturned through DNA testing nationwide. Several easy-to-adopt procedures have been shown to significantly decrease the number of misidentifications. More >>

 
On-Scene Router Interrogations
Original Air Date
November 13, 2015

Scott Lucas
$199
Details | Register

With the widespread availability of open wifi networks, it is increasingly likely that our bad guys may be committing their on-line crimes from locations other than their own homes. In these situations, the IP address of their activities will resolve to the location of the wifi network, and may even cast suspicion on an innocent party. It is vitally important that we are able to explore the inner workings of wifi routers, and understand what information may be available, where it may be located, and understand it volatility. More >>

 
Social Media and Officer Discipline
Original Air Date:
October 30, 2015

Matt Dolan
$140
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With the proliferation of social media, officers are frequently voicing their workplace complaints and concerns on-line. While some off-duty social media activity is protected by the First Amendment, other statements are not protected and can be subject to legitimate disciplinary policies such as Conduct Unbecoming an Officer. A great deal of confusion exists in many agencies regarding what social media is protected speech and what can be subject to discipline. More >>

 
Supervising the Toxic Officer Part 2 of 2: Discipline and Termination
Original Air Date:
October 9, 2015

Matt Dolan
$140
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Within public safety agencies across the country, an extremely small percentage of employees generate the overwhelming majority of stress in the workplace. These are an agency’s toxic employees. Toxic employees are those who can be so manipulative and problematic that other employees dread coming to work. They are perpetual plaintiffs who file a multitude of baseless grievances, complaints and lawsuits throughout their careers. Having little or no concern for the mission of the agency, they often refuse to accept responsibility for mistakes in their work performance. They work to intimidate supervisors while deflating the morale of their fellow employees due to management’s inability to hold them accountable for their actions. More >>

 
Supervising the Toxic Officer Part 1 of 2: Identifying Before Hiring
Original Air Date:
October 1, 2015

Matt Dolan
$140
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Within public safety agencies across the country, an extremely small percentage of employees generate the overwhelming majority of stress in the workplace. These are an agency’s toxic employees. Toxic employees are those who can be so manipulative and problematic that other employees dread coming to work. They are perpetual plaintiffs who file a multitude of baseless grievances, complaints and lawsuits throughout their careers. Having little or no concern for the mission of the agency, they often refuse to accept responsibility for mistakes in their work performance. They work to intimidate supervisors while deflating the morale of their fellow employees due to management’s inability to hold them accountable for their actions. More >>

 
Police Misconduct: Early Intervention
Original Air Date:
September 25, 2015

Matt Dolan
and
Brian Nanavaty
FREE
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In law enforcement agencies across the country, there is a natural tendency not to address the signs of police misconduct and personal distress until they reach a critical point—meaning that the professional and personal unraveling of officers is on display for the media, public trust is negatively affected and officer discipline, termination or other destructive officer outcomes are inevitable. More >>

 
6 Ways to Improve Your Performance Evaluation System
Original Air Date:
September 11, 2015

Michael Coker
$70
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Performance evaluations are a critical and significant function of any agency concerned about quality, productivity, liability and morale. A number of benefits can result from a quality evaluation program, increased productivity, greater personnel commitment, reduced lawsuits, more efficient use of resources, and better delivery of services. More >>

 
Surviving Verbal Conflict® | What Every Public Safety Professional Needs to Know about Verbal De-escalation
Original Air Date:
September 3, 2015

Harry Dolan
$140
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Today’s increased service demands and scrutiny placed upon public safety professionals have resulted in a growing need to master verbal conflict management skills. When negative verbal encounters escalate to the point where physical intervention is used, criticism often abounds when it is later discovered that there is little evidence of verbal de-escalation techniques employed by our personnel. This is particularly true when incident video and audio reviews are utilized. In some cases, it has become clear that the verbal actions of the public safety responders actually served to escalate the situation. Administrators are now asking, have we adequately trained our personnel to successfully manage and respond to verbal confrontations in a professional manner? More >>

 
Getting Past the Android® Passcode
Original Air Date:
August 26, 2015

Scott Lucas
$199
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The purpose of this two hour webinar training is to expose the attendee to legal solutions for getting data for use as evidence from a passcode locked Android® Smartphone. More >>

 
8 Ways to Improve Your Field Training Program
Original Air Date:
August 21, 2015

Michael Coker
$70
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The Field Training Officer Program is a nationally recognized system of training that has been adopted by many departments across the country. Order maintenance can no longer be the only function of policing. A variety of community policing skills and preparation for homeland security has to be included in todays training. More >>

 
"Resetting the Clock" on Officer Discipline
Original Air Date:
July 31, 2015

Matt Dolan
$140
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Supervisors seeking to hold officers to high standards of performance and integrity are often limited in their ability to do so as a result of the fact that other officers have “gotten away” with similar violations in the past without significant discipline. This places agency leaders at risk of facing discriminatory discipline claims in court, adverse arbitration decisions based on past practice, and complaints among officers who are unclear on what the rules are for officer conduct and performance. The purpose of this webinar is to discuss the ways in which effectively “resetting the clock” on disciplinary policy is a managerial prerogative that can allow agency leaders to move forward in holding officers to high standards without being shackled by management mistakes in the past. More >>

 
The Dangers of Vehicle Pursuits: New Emerging Trends
Original Air Date:
July 24, 2015

Harry Dolan
and
Dr. Richard R. Johnson
$100
Details | Register

In spite of changes in technology, training, tactics, and policies designed to reduce the dangers vehicle pursuits pose for police officers, the annual number of officers killed assisting in pursuits has steadily been on the rise. In this webinar, we will review general hazards of police vehicle emergency response and pursuits, gain an awareness of the new emerging issues regarding non-assigned officers paralleling pursuits, and discuss the need for law enforcement agencies to review/expand pursuit policies to include governing the behavior of officers assisting in pursuits. More >>

 
Using Visual Evidence in Complex and High Profile Investigations and Court Presentation
Original Air Date:
July 24, 201

Sheldon Borenstein
and
Steve Chasteen
$$ FREE $$
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It is important for the jury to be able to “see” the facts of a complicated case, with today’s “visual” society. It is important for an attorney to provide the jury with visual information through clear and detailed visual evidence to assist them in reaching a successful conclusion in your case. At the conclusion of this webinar, participants will understand: the value and benefit of computer technology in your case, how detailed visual evidence will support the testimony, and how detailed visual evidence can help to support the facts of your case. More >>

 
Investigation: Domestic Homicide
Original Air Date:
July 10, 2015

Michael Coker
$70
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The investigation of a homicide is most detailed, and will rank as one of the most significant investigations of any agency. This is a crime which will never be understood by the general public. The public is outraged when a homicide occurs, and more so when it involves family. Domestic homicide brings a different twist. This makes the investigation much more difficult because the perpetrator is someone that the family knows and, perhaps, loves. You may go through your entire career and never investigate a serial killer; the same can’t be said about a domestic homicide. More >>

 
Legally Defensible Hiring Decisions
Original Air Date:
July 9, 2015

Matt Dolan
$140
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As public safety agencies experience increased scrutiny pertaining to their hiring practices—particularly in relation to the goals of achieving racial diversity in the ranks—more and more agencies are exposed to costly liability when the hiring process appears to be conducted in a way that is discriminatory based on gender, ethnicity or other prohibited factors. Even beyond the hiring stage, questions that are asked during the hiring process are sometimes introduced as evidence of discrimination years after the interview itself has taken place. More >>

 
Sexual Harassment and Gender Discrimination
Original Air Date:
June 25, 2015

Matt Dolan
$140
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Issues of agency liability generated from claims of sexual harassment and/or gender discrimination are extremely costly—not only financially but with respect to an agency’s social capital in the community. The purpose of this public safety webinar is to inform attendees of the unique challenges presented by these two distinct but often inter-related issues, and the ways in which enhanced policies can aid agency leaders in limiting this liability. More >>

 
Officer Termination: 5 Common & Costly Mistakes
Original Air Date:
June 5, 2015

Matt Dolan
$140
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The prospect of terminating an employee can often mean substantial legal liability challenges for public safety agencies. A failure to properly document the just cause of termination or to provide appropriate due process rights can trigger costly liability. Furthermore, certain actions short of formal termination can actually be viewed as termination under legal review (i.e. constructive discharge). More >>

 
Winning Back Your Community | What Every Police Professional Needs to Know
Original Air Date:
May 18, 2015

Harry Dolan
and
Dr. Richard R. Johnson
$140
Details | Register

Recently U.S. law enforcement officers and agencies have experienced a period of public hostility and lack of support not seen since the 1960s. This 1-day seminar will provide law enforcement leaders with evidence and suggestions about how to regain and improve local citizen satisfaction and confidence in their local police. Based on empirical research evidence and case study examples, this seminar will provide law enforcement executives with practical steps their agencies can take to win back the support of the average citizen in their communities. More >>

 
Citizen Recordings of Officers on Duty: Legal Liability & Best Practices
Original Air Date:
2-4 PM May 8, 2015

Matt Dolan
$140
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The proliferation of portable recording devices has created new and evolving legal issues pertaining to a citizen's right to record officers on duty. Legislation and court decisions have begun to develop rapidly in response to this technological advancement. From both a liability and a public relations standpoint, it is vital for agencies to educate their officers on what is and is not lawful police action in such encounters. More >>

 
Getting Past the iOS Passcode
Original Air Date:
May 1, 2015

Scott Lucas
$199
Details | Register

This webinar will explore various ways to bypass the passcode on a locked iOS device. Apple’s mobile devices are some of the most popular on the planet, and run versions of Apple’s mobile operating system, iOS. These devices often contain valuable evidence for our investigations, but this data is frequently protected by user passcodes. More >>

 
Light Duty, Lawsuits & Officer Safety
Original Air Date:
April 10, 2015

Matt Dolan
$140
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Public safety agencies across the country allow their officers, deputies or firefighters to take on “light duty” administrative assignments while recovering from an injury. The intent behind this practice is generally to support an employee by allowing them to maintain all the benefits of their active sworn position while they recuperate and contribute to the agency in other ways. More >>

 
Police, Deadly Force, and Race: Just the Facts

Original Air Date:
January 22, 2015

Harry Dolan and Dr. Robert Johnson


FREE!

Details

View Part 1 (Dr. Johnson)

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In recent months, sparked by high-profile incidents in Ferguson and New York, members of law enforcement have been heavily scrutinized throughout the nation regarding the use of deadly force—particularly when that force is used in encounters involving African-American men. For many, the perception seems to be that deadly use of force by the police is rampant and particularly so when analyzed along racial lines.... More >>

 
On-Scene Triage of Electronic Evidence
Original Air Date:
January 13, 2015

Scott Lucas
$199
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Gone are the days when we can just arrive at a scene, pull the plug on a computer tower, and take it back to the office for forensic examination. Now we must be prepared to identify a myriad of items, and we must be aware of situations which may necessitate significantly more complex and time-consuming evaluation on-scene. Valuable data can be lost forever if not collected at the correct time, in the correct manner. This webinar is intended to make investigators and responding officers aware of the types of electronic evidence that they may encounter, appropriate methods for seizing this evidence, special situations officers may encounter, and effective and appropriate tools and techniques for on-scene triage of electronic evidence. More >>

 
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PATC Webinar attendance at over 20,000 and growing!

PATC Webinars offer practical training at a cost that any agency can afford. For the price of a single registration, agencies can have as many officers as they wish view the webinar from a single location, and all who view the webinar receive a certificate of training completion. Instructions for obtaining webinar training certificates are given during the webinar.

 

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Upon registering for any Live PATC Webinar or past webinar "Streaming Online" then you will recive an email from "messenger" with your access information. If it is a paid webinar then you will receive a second "messenger" email with your payment receipt ~ this is your master copy of the receipt. These emails come from an automated system and sometimes get directed to bulk / junk / spam folders instead of your "Inbox" - check all necessary folders for the "messenger" email for your registration information and payment receipt.

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Registering for a Live Webinar, unless otherwise stated on the details page for each respective webinar, registration for a live webinar gives you access to the live webinar only, and all referenced materials. If you do not attend the Live webinar then your payment will be refunded and a payment refund receipt will be automatically sent to the email used for registration within one business day of the live webinar. Access to the recording of past webinars can be purchased seperately, and either in "Streaming Online" format or Download. See "Past Webinars" on the webinar schedule page for past webinar availability.

Registering for a Recorded Webinar Streaming Online only gives you access to the recording, and any referenced materials. Registering for the recording gives you a minimum of 30 days to view the webinar recording as many times as you need and by as many people in your agency/company as you need.

Purchasing Webinar Recording Download is available for select webinars. See "Past Webinars" schedule for download availability. Webinar download purchases are made through the PATC Store, are imediately available upon purchase and include the webinar recording, all materials and the video player install file. Certificates are not issued for viewing downloaded webinars.

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Agencies across the country are connecting their training room computer up to a big-screen monitor or projector and having as many officers as they need view a PATC Webinar. What is the cost for group viewing? Only the cost of a single registration - normally $35 (limited to single location viewing).

Group viewing only applies to viewing from a single location. If you have attendees viewing from multiple locations then multiple registrations are required (technical limitation)

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LIVE WEBINAR vs. RECORDED WEBINAR:

View the live webinar for a dynamic environment where you can ask the instructor questions in real time. All live webinars are recorded and the recorded version will be listed in "Past Webinars..." section of our webinar schedule page. Online streaming past webinars give you 30 days minimum to view the webinar as many times as you need, and by as many people as you like. All attendees, registered or not, may receive a certificate of training attendance.

See notes above under "Registration..." for more details on access information to Live vs. Recorded Webinars.

WEBINAR MATERIALS ISSUED TO ATTENDEES:

Webinar materials are available to all attendees. Webinar materials include, at a minimum, a copy of the instructor's PowerPoint presentation, and additional resources in many cases. Webinar materials will not be issued by email or phone request, nor are materials issued prior to the Live webinar session. Listen for instructions in the webinar for how to obtain webinar materials.

CERTIFICATES:

Webinar training certificates are issued solely through the PATC Certificate Testing Portal (http://cert.patctech.com). To receive your certificate you must validate your training with a short 5 question quiz pertaining to content covered during the webinar. You will be given a Certificate Enrollment Key during the webinar that is used to enroll in the quiz area. Upon completion of the short quiz you will be issued a printable training certificate. Certificates are archived for anytime retrieval. You may take the quiz at any time. The date listed on the certificate is the date you completed the quiz and not necessarily the date of the training. For more questions regarding webinar certificates Click Here. Certificates are issued for past webinars "Streaming Online" but not issued for webinar downloads purchased from the PATC Store.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS:

DO I NEED TO INSTALL ANYTHING? To view a PATC Webinar you must install the Training Manager. If you have JavaScript enabled on your computer then it will automatically install when you "Join" a webinar. If you have JavaScript blocked or want to ensure you are able to view the webinar, you may use the Non-JavaScript download of the of the Training Manager HERE.

WHAT DO I NEED ON MY COMPUTER?

Computer with High Speed Internet (any DLS, Cable, T1 or higher will suffice)

Internet Explorer 7.0 or higher, or Mozilla Firefox

Computer Speakers

Upon registering, you need to save the email that confirms your registration.  This email will include all information you need to “Join” the webinar.

For firewall issues and security issues – continue reading below on FIREWALL ISSUES

DO I NEED A MICROPHONE OR DO I NEED TO CALL IN ON A CONFERENCE LINE?
No.  The only people speaking during the conference will be the host and the presenter.  If you have a question for either, we use the chat room.  If it is a content-related question about the webinar, the presenter will see your question in the chat room and address the response to the whole audience.

HOW / WHEN DO I JOIN THE LIVE WEBINAR?

Webinar times are listed in USA Eastern Standard Time.

You may “Join” the webinar 20 minutes prior to start time in order to address any technical issues with the HOST before the designated start time.

Upon registering for the webinar you will receive 2 emails – registration email and payment receipt email – from the webinar “Messenger” --- hold on to these emails, as this is your official information on how to join the webinar and your official payment receipt.

FIREWALL ACCESS FOR LIVE WEBINARS

PATC Webinars are a hosted service through Webex by Cisco.  The information below is directly from WebEx.

Network administrators: Read this page for allowing WebEx traffic onto your network

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