Rural Law Enforcement Training: Response to and Investigation of Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence, Dating Violence, and Stalking [Tillamook]

February 27, 2023 to February 28, 2023
8:00am - 12:45pm

February 27-28, 2023
Monday, February 27, 2023, 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Tuesday, February 28, 2023, 8:00 am – 12:45 pm

Host Agency: Tides of Change

Training Site: Tillamook Bay CC, 4301 3rd St, Tillamook, OR 97141 

Training Overview: The 12-hour training will focus on the unique needs of front-line officers, investigators, and street supervisors.  An expert law enforcement officer, prosecutor, and domestic violence advocate will team-teach law enforcement to appropriately respond to and investigate domestic violence, dating violence, and stalking cases.

Training Outcomes:

  • Increase officer and victim safety, and increase offender accountability to prevent future abuse
  • Identify interviewing, evidence gathering, and probable cause determination techniques to investigate and report Domestic Violence, Dating Violence, and Stalking crimes more effectively
  • Identify liability issues for law enforcement agencies and apply practices to potentially decrease risk of lawsuits
  • Understand dynamics of domestic violence
  • Identify the unique needs of responding to and investigating cases involving underserved populations
  • Identify the essential components of the decision to arrest
  • Understand all aspects of protection orders
  • Apply federal domestic violence laws