Calendar of events

January 9, 2019 WEBINAR

Our nation’s jails are experiencing a crisis in managing and treating our inmate’s with mental illness.  This seminar will discuss the legal requirements regarding the Duty to Protect as well as the key protocols every jail should have in place to include screening tools, heightened watch...

January 15, 2019 WEBINAR

“Batterers who also abuse their pets are both more controlling and use more dangerous forms of violence [sexual violence, marital rape, emotional violence and stalking] than batterers who do not.” Simmons & Lehmann (2007), Journal of Interpersonal Violence, Vol. 22, No. 9


January 16, 2019 WEBINAR

An exceeding number of police departments and law enforcement agencies, whose officers spend upwards of 3-4 hours a day completing incident reports and other time-sensitive paperwork, are turning to smarter tools, such as speech recognition solutions, to help transform their police reporting...

January 31, 2019 WEBINAR

This webinar will cover the common elements of neglect and cruelty Law Enforcement Officers will encounter on a daily basis.  The instructor will cover tools learned throughout her experience in both the Animal Services and Law Enforcement field to guide officers to a positive outcome.   As Law...

February 9, 2019 to February 12, 2019 EVENT


Location: Washington, DC

February 12, 2019 WEBINAR

Veterinarians can help investigators better document cases of alleged animal maltreatment. Not all veterinarians have training in the emerging field of veterinary forensics but investigators can provide veterinarians with guidance to enhance the identification, collection, documentation, and...

February 18, 2019 to April 12, 2019 TRAINING

6 Weeks Self-paced Online
Starts Feb 18, 2018 – Ends March 29, 2019

2 Weeks Residency & Capstone
Starts April 1, 2019 – Ends April 12, 2019

Location: Marion County Sheriff’s Office, 901 N. Post Rd. Indianapolis, Indiana 46219

February 20, 2019 WEBINAR

Pregnant women present a unique set of medical, social, logistical, and custody issues for the jails. This webinar, presented by an Ob/Gyn who was worked in jails and worked on developing best practices guidelines, will highlight some of the challenges and opportunities for jails to safely and...

February 21, 2019 WEBINAR

Dog fighting is one of the most heinous forms of animal cruelty. Fighting dogs are regularly conditioned for fighting through the use of drugs, including steroids to enhance muscle mass and encourage aggressiveness and are typically raised in isolation on short heavy chains.

Dog fighting...

March 4, 2019 to May 10, 2019 TRAINING

6 Weeks Self-paced Online
Starts March 4, 2019 – Ends April 26, 2019

2 Weeks Residency & Capstone
Starts April 29, 2019 – Ends May 10, 2019

Location: Anoka County Sheriff’s Office, Andover, MN 55304