Homicide Investigations

Course Hours 40.0 Hours

Course Description

The purpose of this course is to teach Officers the fundamentals of death and homicide investigations. Topics include the following: Fundamentals of Homicide Investigation, Homicide Scene Documentation, Medicolegal Concerns in Homicide Investigation, The Georgia Death Investigation Act, Reconstruction and Case Studies.

Prerequisites

Officers must have completed Criminal Investigation Fundamentals or possess equivalent knowledge.

Who Should Attend

Officers must be one of the following: Georgia Peace Officer Standards and Training (P.O.S.T.) Certified Peace Officer assigned to conduct death investigations, Georgia Fire Standards and Training certified as a State Fire Investigator, Coroner, Deputy Coroner, or Prosecutor.

Special Notes

Due to the sensitive nature of this material, this course is restricted to personnel employed by a public safety agency.

Start Date End Date Location (Hover for more information) Time Course Number Status
03/04/2019 03/08/2019 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. LPAA19089 Register
10/28/2019 11/01/2019 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
04/13/2020 04/17/2020 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
11/30/2020 12/04/2020 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon