th Amendment: SEARCH and SEIZURE for LAW ENFORCEMENT PROFESSIONALS
is an in-depth look into the case law and the myths surrounding appropriate action by officers as it relates to search and seizure.
Officers who take this course will obtain the tools they need to complete their duties and have the knowledge base to be confident in the lawfulness of their actions. Along with providing officers with several case law examples, officers will also be taught how to articulate their actions when testifying in court.
This is an interactive class and officers taking this course will be exposed to several scenarios to help them better understand the information they are being taught.
After taking this training, participants will:
- Have a basic understanding regarding all aspects of search and
- Correctly articulate and defend their actions in court proceedings
- Be capable of identifying and disproving myths concerning search
- Gain the confidence and knowledge to be more proactive in the field
after participating in various instructor led scenarios
Search and Seizure standards unique to Florida jurisdictions
will be noted for the benefit of Florida officers in attendance.
Michael Ramage is a Florida attorney with more than 30 years of experience working in the criminal justice community. He received his B.A. in 1974 and his J.D. in 1978 from the University of Kentucky. He was a prosecutor in Miami, Florida for 5 ½ years. He was an attorney with the Florida Department of Law Enforcement for 29 years, 22 of which he served as the FDLE General Counsel until his retirement in 2014. He has been a member of the Florida Association of Police Attorneys for over 25 years and is a lifetime member of the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) and its Legal Officers Section. He currently is the General Counsel of a non-profit corporation in Tallahassee that performs services for the U.S. Department of Justice and other federal agencies.
All members of the criminal justice community (sworn or non-sworn). Students do not need to bring a laptop but it is permitted.
LENGTH: 8 hour training
Ocala Florida Police Department
402 South Pine Avenue
DATES & TIMES
- Friday, November 2, 2018
- Class starts at 8:00 AM Sharp - and ends at 5:00 PM (EST)
COST: $199.00 per person
- Please follow the page prompts for quick, easy registration and confirmation.
Cancellations and Substitutions:
- Upon submission of this registration, participants are responsible for payment of this course
- Please note that if you do not attend, you are still responsible for payment.
- Substitutions may be made at any time by phone, e-mail or online at the registration site.
CLAUDE A. PICHARD, Phone: 850-251-1223