4 hr (pm) Evidence Law Analysis-DL only

Registrations are closed for this event
Date: Wednesday, October 09, 2019
Registration Deadline: Wednesday, September 25, 2019
Time: 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Instructor Location:
Distant Learning Only
Instructor: Don Hays, Illinois Prosecutors Services, LLC
Member's Fee: $0
Non-Member & Civilian Fee: $55
Ogle County Sheriff's Office: 202 S 1st St. Oregon, IL
Morrison Police Dept.: 200 W Main St. Morrison, IL
Freeport Police Department: 320 W. Exchange Street Freeport, IL
Galena Police Dept.: 311 N. Bench Street Galena, IL

- Distance Learning Only class -

Always register-When there are no registrations for a certain remote location, it will not be staffed

COURSE CONTENT: This presentation will feature a discussion of the problems that arise concerning the collection of evidence, the creation of report writing, and application of trial testimony.  Included will be discussions of the most recent legislation and case law dealing with these topics. 

The criminal process will be examined from its beginning to its end with special explanations concerning the importance of accurate and profession evidence collection, report writing, and trial testimony. 

Specific topics to be discussed will be “chain of custody,” expert testimony, motions to suppress or exclude evidence, the preservation and destruction of evidence, the creation and use evidence and trial depositions, subpoena practice, and numerous other related topics. 

Demonstrations and examples of problem areas of evidence collection, report writing, and trial testimony will be offered.  Discussions will be offered concerning how to professionally deal with these problem areas in the 21st Century.   

REGISTRATION: All registrations are received on the MTU#1 website. If you are registering for a distant learning class, you must access the registration via the training calendar. The calendar view will allow you to first select which classroom the officer(s) are attending.