Date(s) - 05/10/2021 - 05/12/2021
Vanderburgh Co. Sheriff's Department
This course instructs new and experienced officers in the efficient, safe, and legal protocols for developing, managing, and deploying confidential informants in narcotics cases. Officers will be taught to identify and avoid potential “problem” informants and integrity issues. Developing and using a variety of informants, such as informants working off a new arrest, a sentence reduction, jail and prison inmates, probationers, parolees, paid informants, other officers’ informants, and other categories, will be covered in this class. Briefing, debriefing, and interviewing informants will be instructed. The registration process, cooperation letters, informant contracts, payment paperwork, informant testimony, and other topics will be covered in this class. Officer safety, informant safety, and informant integrity will be emphasized.
These are not online courses, and are on-site classroom type training. Some venue’s may be limited on attendance, and/or still have mask requirements in order to comply with health safety standards that are currently in place by the State, county, and/or host agency. Therefore, be sure to register early to guarantee a seat. As we near the scheduled training dates, any limitations and/or special requirements due to health safety standards may be modified depending on the State, local, and/or host agency required mandates at that time.
For registration, see the flyer: