Training Force USA
and the Bucks County Police Training Center present... 

"Dare to be Different" 
OCTOBER 3, 2019
(Philadelphia/Allentown/Trenton Area) 

Approved by MPOETC for 8 hours CLEE credit

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 This is a class that stresses the importance
 of writing a quality police report
 each and every time.

Students will be taught the importance of getting things right no matter
what the outcome. 

The training stresses the legal liability of police report writing as well as the importance of truthfulness as it relates to their career in police work.

Students will be taught to think differently which will result in quality reports that will lead to successful investigations and aid the officers when testifying in court.
Officers will cover common Constitutional Issues that arise in police report writing as well as the importance of documenting the elements of statutory violations.
What is your prosecutor looking for when issuing charges, and what will defense attorney's look for when they are preparing for trial?

Topics will include:
  • Importance of writing good reports and examples
  • Basics of a good police report
  • Legal Liability
  • Brady/Giglio
  • Constitutional and statutory issues
  • Prosecution and defense attorney view
  • Police report template, and more


Officer Langston, Seminole Tribal Police Florida:
This class opened my thought process up to new ways of thinking and putting together cases and reports that will hold better ground in court! 

Marta Sprout, Corpus Christi Texas:
Very valuable class that provides structures and insights to writing reports.  Knowing how a defense attorney would tear apart a report is especially helpful.

Jennifer Maldenado, Missouri City Texas class:
Instructor was very knowledgeable and a great speaker.  Information was easy to understand, put into real life situations.

Other comments:
 - A thorough way to ensure success on the streets and in court!
 - This is training that all Patrol and CID needs to attend.

INSTRUCTOR:   M ichael D. Carpenter is the Judge for Midland County Michigan's 75th District Court. Prior to his present position, Mike was Midland County's Prosecuting Attorney. He has 20 years of experience in all facets of criminal law. Mike is a sought after lecturer and speaker, teaching at various universities and associations as a guest lecturer on topics ranging from crime victim rights to legal updates to statistical analysis and reporting. He is a leader in innovation and technology and was named chairman of the information/technology subcommittee for the Prosecuting Attorney's Association of Michigan. He was appointed by that association to sit on the Governor's CIJIS board to give guidance in improving inter-governmental agency information sharing strategies. He is a featured speaker for Training Force USA .

All members of the criminal justice and legal community (sworn and non-sworn) The training is especially valuable for all LEOs who write reports!

  • Bucks County Police Training Center
    1760 South Easton Road
    Doylestown, PA  18901

· Thursday, October 3, 2019
· Class starts at 8:00 AM Sharp -  and ends at 5:00 PM (Local Time)
COST:     $199 per person

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   3681 Loma Farm Road
   Tallahassee, FL  32309
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  for payment of this course
· Please note that if you do not attend, you are still responsible for
· Substitutions may be made at any time by phone, e-mail or online
  at the registration site.  

Claude A. Pichard, Training Force USA
Phone:  850-251-1223