Law Enforcement Administration

Best Practices in Law Enforcement Investigation

Plano, Texas, USA

Past Event

TCOLE Credit will be available

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

Online registration for the conference is now closed. If you would like to still register for this conference, please register onsite at the registration desk.

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Registrar: +1.972.244.3404
ILEA: +1.972.244.3430 
Fax: +1.972.244.3431


Designed with the help of law enforcement professionals, this program focuses on the causes of wrongful criminal convictions that can be impacted by law enforcement officers.

This course is funded by a grant from the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals.

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For more details, download the online brochure.

Who Should Attend?

Law Enforcement Professionals. Thanks to the grant, Sworn Texas Law Enforcement Officers can attend tuition-FREE.


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

  • Sworn Texas Law Enforcement Officer - $0
  • Civilian with a Texas or other US law enforcement agency - $50
  • U.S. (non-Texas) Law Enforcement Officer - $50

Schedule and Faculty

Check-In opens at 8:00 am. 

Welcome & Introductions begin at 8:30 am. Program Adjourns at 4:30 pm.

Lunch will be provided.

Featured speaker, Gregg O. McCrary (Behavioral Criminology International, Fredericksburg, VA), will tackle the question of “Why cases don’t get solved?” and discuss issues related to criminal investigative failures.

Overnight Accommodations

Hyatt Place Plano welcomes our guests attending ILEA - Best Practices, at The Center for American and International Law. We have set aside a block of rooms with a group rate of $100 plus applicable fees/taxes for 8/30/2018 - 8/31/2018.

Please make your reservations by 8/16/2018. 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-CL86
Call 888-HYATT-HP (888.492.8847) or 972.378.3997

Dates available: 8/30/2018 - 8/31/2018
Mention the group name: CAILAW / Best Practices

  • 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.

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.

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