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

Online registration is closed. You can still register by bringing a completed registration form to the registration desk.

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.

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 Department, IL
  • Timothy J. Longo, Sr., Chief, Charlottesville Police Department, VA

Who Should Attend

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

Schedule and Faculty

Monday, April 18

8:00 am


Registration

8:30 am


Welcome and Introduction

  • Gregory Smith, Director, Institute for Law Enforcement Administration

8:45 am


The Professional Standards Concept

  • Chief Gregory Anderson, Oak Forest Police Department, IL

10:00 am


Break

10:15 am


Root Causes of Discipline Issues

  • Chief Anderson

11:30 am


Lunch (on your own)

12:30 pm


Initiating the Complaint Process

  • Chief Anderson

1:30 pm


Beginning the Investigation

  • Chief Anderson

2:30 pm


Break

2:45 pm


The Investigation Process

  • Chief Anderson

4:30 pm


Adjourn

Tuesday, April 19

8:30 am


Interviewing the Accused

  • Chief Anderson

10:00 am


Break

10:15 am


Due Process Rights

  • Chief Anderson

12:00 pm


Lunch (on your own)

1:00 pm


Concepts of Police Discipline

  • Chief Anderson

2:30 pm

Break

2:45 pm


Truthfulness and Other Issues

  • Chief Anderson

4:30 pm


Adjourn

Wednesday, April 20

8:30 am


Breaking the Cycle of Mediocrity

  • Chief Timothy J. Longo, Sr., Charlottesville Police Department, VA

10:00 am


Break

10:15 am


Breaking the Cycle of Mediocrity (continued)

  • Chief Longo

12:00 pm


Lunch (on your own)

1:00 pm


Code of Silence

  • Chief Longo

2:30 pm


Break

2:45 pm


Compelled Statements and Exculpatory Evidence

  • Chief Longo

4:30 pm


Adjourn

Thursday, April 21

8:30 am


Liability in Law Enforcement Operations

  • Chief Longo

10:00 am


Break

10:15 am


Litigation Terms and Concepts

  • Chief Longo

12:00 pm


Lunch (on your own)

1:00 pm


Use of Force and Preliminary Force Investigations

  • Chief Longo

2:00 pm


Break

2:15 pm


Workplace Searches

  • Chief Longo

3:15 pm


First Amendment Issues

  • Chief Longo

4:30 pm


Adjourn

Friday, April 22

8:30 am


Ethics and Character in Policing

  • Assistant Chief Darren Stevens, Frisco Police Department, TX

10:00 am


Break

10:15 am


Ethics and the Internal Affairs Function

  • Assistant Chief Darren Stevens

12:00 pm


Certificate Presentation and Adjournment

Overnight Accommodations

Hyatt Place Dallas/Plano
3100 Dallas Parkway
Plano, Texas 75093
Tel: 972.378.3997

Hyatt Place Plano welcomes our guests attending ILEA – Internal Affairs, at The Center for American and International Law. We have set aside a block of rooms with a group rate of $94 plus applicable fees/taxes for 4/16/2016-4/22/2016.

Please make your reservations by 4/2/2016 . 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  

Type in Arrival/Departure Dates
Enter Group/Corporate #: G-AL19
or
Call 888-HYATT-HP (888.492.8847) or 972.378.3997

Dates available: 4/16/2016-4/22/2016
Mention the group name: CAILAW / ILEA – Internal Affairs

  • A valid credit card is required to make reservations
  • Tax Exemption Certificates and Credit Card Authorization Forms may be faxed to the hotel directly at 972.608.4427 prior to your arrival.

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