Internal Affairs, Professional Standards and Ethics

Safeguarding the Commitment to Excellence

- in Plano, Texas, USA

ILEA Headquarters
at The Center for American and International Law
5201 Democracy Drive
Plano, Texas 75024

Past Event

Credits:32 Hours TCOLE Credit

Overview

The process for managing and investigating complaints against law enforcement personnel can be complex, sensitive and highly-charged. This four and one-half day, nationally-prominent program will provide participants with the knowledge and insights required to conduct and administer timely, objective and thorough internal affairs inquiries.

Download the Agenda (pdf)

For more details, download the online agenda.

Tuition

Tuition includes all instruction and handouts. Lodging and meals are excluded.

  • $650 ILEA Member
  • $750 Non-member

Topics

  • Breaking the Cycle of Mediocrity
  • Code of Silence
  • Compelled Statements and Exculpatory Evidence
  • Liability in Law Enforcement Operations
  • Litigation Terms and Concepts
  • Use of Force and Preliminary Force Investigations
  • Workplace Searches
  • First Amendment Issues
  • The Professional Standards Concept
  • Root Causes of Discipline Issues
  • Initiating the Complaint Process
  • Beginning the Investigation
  • The Investigation Process
  • Interviewing the Accused
  • Due Process Rights
  • Concepts of Police Discipline
  • Truthfulness and Other Issues
  • Ethics and the Internal Affairs Function

Faculty

  • Gregory Anderson, Chief, Oak Forest Police Dept., IL
  • Timothy J. Longo, Sr., Chief, Charlottesville Police Dept., VA
  • Darren Stephens, Assistant Chief, Frisco Police Dept., TX

Who Should Attend

  • Internal affairs investigators and managers
  • Police department legal staff
  • Human resources personnel
  • Law enforcement supervisors and executives

Schedule

Monday through Thursday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Friday 8:30 am to 12:00 noon

Overnight Accommodations

Hyatt Place Plano welcomes our guests attending ILEA – Internal Affairs, Professional Standards & Ethics at The Center for American and International Law. We have set aside a block of rooms with a group rate of $92 plus applicable fees/taxes for 11/8/2015-11/13/2015.

Please make your reservations by 10/25/2015. As long as the reservation is made by this date, and the group block has availability, you will receive the group rate.  Any reservations not received on or before this cut-off date are subject to hotel availability at the best available prevailing rate.

Booking Instructions

Book online at dallasplano.place.hyatt.com
Type in Arrival/Departure Dates
Enter Group/Corporate #: G-CL58
or
Call 888-HYATT-HP (888-492-8847) or 972-378-3997

Dates available: 11/8/2015-11/13/2015
Mention the group name: CAILAW – Internal Affairs

TCOLE Credit

Law enforcement personnel attending this course are eligible for thirty-two (32) hours of Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE) credit.

Course Cancellation Policy

Occasionally, the Institute for Law Enforcement Administration (ILEA) may be forced to cancel a scheduled program. Whenever possible, the decision to cancel is made at least fourteen days prior to the start of the program, and registered participants are notified once that decision has been made. If the distance to the training site requires that you make airline and/or hotel reservations, please contact ILEA (+1.972.244.3430) to inquire about the status of any program before making travel arrangements. While paid registrations in cancelled courses will be refunded in full, ILEA will not be responsible for monetary loss due to cancellations or changes in airline or hotel reservations.

Registrar: +1.972.244.3404
ILEA: +1.972.244.3430 
Fax: +1.972.244.3431
E-Mail: ilea@cailaw.org