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Upcoming Trainings & Events

    • 12 May 2016
    • 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
    • Keizer Police Department 930 Chemawa Rd. NE Keizer, OR 97303
    • 0

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    Class Title:

    Infant & Child Death Investigations

     ***CLASS FULL***

    Target Audience:

    *** Law Enforcement Only***

    Sponsoring Agency:

    Oregon Peace Officers Association and Keizer Police Department

    Date and Time:

    May 12, 2016, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (8:00 a.m. Check-in)

    Cost:

    $65 dollars for current OPOA Members, $85 for non-members (Includes 1 year OPOA membership for qualified applicants)

    Training Location:

    Keizer Police Department

    930 Chemawa Rd. NE Keizer, OR 97303

    Instructors:

            Jennifer Schindell, MA, F-ABMDI.

    Jennifer is a Board Certified Fellow with the American Board of Medicolegal Death Investigators and past Chief Deputy Medical Examiner for Linn and Benton Counties. She is also a registered nurse with extensive critical care/trauma experience. Schindell is a past instructor for the Linn Benton CC Criminal Justice program, UC Riverside Forensic Nursing Program Oregon State Medicolegal Death Investigator Program & the Oregon State University eCampus Anthropology program.   She received a Master’s in Medical Anthropology from Oregon State University with a focus on physiology. Her thesis research project was a multijurisdictional study of law enforcement experiences related to infant death investigations.             

    DPSST Course Number:  16-0800

    Brief Overview:

    Course Objectives:

     Students will learn about current best practice guidelines - and specific challenges faced by law enforcement - in the setting of infant death investigation.  Critical investigation components will be discussed in detail using a case-review approach and a focus will be placed on the value of a diligent and thoughtful approach to these complex and challenging cases.  Students will be introduced to practical infant growth & development considerations as well as the importance of medical & social history acquisition.  The roles of both patrol first responders and detectives will be addressed.  Collaboration with EMS, medical staff and medical examiner representatives will be emphasized

    Contact Information:

    Avena Glock at (971) 218-7161 or training1@opoa.info

    Attire:

    Business Casual

    Lodging Information:

    None.

    Parking Information:

    Available.

    Supplies Needed:

    None.

    • 13 May 2016
    • 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
    • Keizer Police Department 930 Chemawa Rd. NE Keizer, OR 97303
    • 0

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    Class Title:

    Strangulation Recognition and Response ***CLASS FULL***

    Target Audience:

    *** Law Enforcement Only***

    Sponsoring Agency:

    Oregon Peace Officers Association and Keizer Police Department

    Date and Time:       

    May 13, 2016, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (8:00 a.m. Check-in)

    Cost:

    $65 dollars for current OPOA Members, $85 for non-members (Includes 1 year OPOA membership for qualified applicants)

    Training Location:

    Keizer Police Department

    930 Chemawa Rd. NE Keizer, OR 97303

    Instructors:

    Lt. Jerry Drum, Albany Police Department

    Deputy District Attorney Gina Skinner, Washington County District Attorney's Office

    Jennifer Schindell, RN, F-ABMDI.

    Jennifer is a Board Certified Fellow with the American Board of Medicolegal Death Investigators. She is also a registered nurse with extensive critical care/trauma experience in Alaska and Idaho. Schindell is a past instructor for the Linn Benton CC Criminal Justice program, the Oregon State Medicolegal Death Investigator Program & the Oregon State University eCampus.   She is currently a Medical Anthropology Master’s Student at Oregon State University. Her thesis research project is a multijurisdictional study of law enforcement experiences related to infant death investigation.

    DPSST Course Number:  16-0800

    Brief Overview:

    Course Objectives:

    In the morning session instructors emphasize the importance of collaboration in strangulation recognition and response.  Accordingly, this presentation is designed & intended for attendance by law enforcement, prosecutors, EMS & ER staff. This training begins with a discussion of asphyxiation & a review of basic medical terminology. Anatomical structures are then reviewed along with basic physiology of the respiratory, cardiovascular & central nervous systems.  With this foundation established, an explicit discussion of the physiological significance of strangulation is offered.  Investigative techniques are then discussed with rationale provided for each line of inquiry.  A discussion of photodocumentation, body maps, & physical assessment tools will be included. Case reviews are provided to include recreational events, assaults, homicides, suicides, & accidents.  Photographs & videos are utilized extensively. 

    The afternoon session will include 2 in depth strangulation case presentations that will demonstrate the morning sessions importance as it applies to criminal investigations.         

    Contact Information:

    Avena Glock at (971) 218-7161 or training1@opoa.info

    Attire:

    Business Casual

    Supplies Needed:

    None.

    • 17 May 2016
    • 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    • Florence Police Department 900 Greenwood St. Florence, OR 97439

    Class Title:

    Revised and Updated! The Impact of Marijuana Legalization

    Target Audience:

    *** Law Enforcement Only***

    Sponsoring Agency:

    Oregon Peace Officers Association

    Date and Time:

    May 17, 2016, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (8:30-9:00 a.m. Check-in)

    Cost:

    $65 dollars for current OPOA Members, $85 for non-members (Includes 1 year OPOA membership for qualified applicants)

    Training Location:

    900 Greenwood St. Florence, OR 97439

    Instructors:

    Sgt. Robert Hayes - Albany Police Department

    Deena Ryerson -
    Senior AAG, TSRP,

    Oregon DOJ

    DPSST Course Number:   16-1122

    Brief Overview:

    Course Objectives: Get the latest updates from the most recent legislative session in February!  This course will help you to understand Oregon’s new marijuana law as it pertains to law enforcement and discuss the ways in which it will affect how you do your job!

    Contact Information:

    Avena Glock at 971-218-7161 
    Or training1@opoa.info

    Attire:

    Business Casual

    Lodging Information:

    Available.

    Parking Information:

    Available.

    Supplies Needed:

    None.

    • 08 Jun 2016
    • 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
    • Tualatin Police Department 8650 SW Tulatin Rd. Tualatin, OR 97062
    • 0

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    Class Title:

    Infant & Child Death Investigations

     

    Target Audience:

    *** Law Enforcement Only***

    Sponsoring Agency:

    Oregon Peace Officers Association and Tualatin Police Department

    Date and Time:

    June 8, 2016, 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (9:00 a.m. Check-in)

    Cost:

    $65 dollars for current OPOA Members, $85 for non-members (Includes 1 year OPOA membership for qualified applicants)

    Training Location:

    Tualatin Police Department

    8650 SW Tualatin Rd. Tualatin, OR 97062

    Instructors:

            Jennifer Schindell, MA, F-ABMDI.

    Jennifer is a Board Certified Fellow with the American Board of Medicolegal Death Investigators and past Chief Deputy Medical Examiner for Linn and Benton Counties. She is also a registered nurse with extensive critical care/trauma experience. Schindell is a past instructor for the Linn Benton CC Criminal Justice program, UC Riverside Forensic Nursing Program Oregon State Medicolegal Death Investigator Program & the Oregon State University eCampus Anthropology program.   She received a Master’s in Medical Anthropology from Oregon State University with a focus on physiology. Her thesis research project was a multijurisdictional study of law enforcement experiences related to infant death investigations.             

    DPSST Course Number:  16-0800

    Brief Overview:

    Course Objectives:

     Students will learn about current best practice guidelines - and specific challenges faced by law enforcement - in the setting of infant death investigation.  Critical investigation components will be discussed in detail using a case-review approach and a focus will be placed on the value of a diligent and thoughtful approach to these complex and challenging cases.  Students will be introduced to practical infant growth & development considerations as well as the importance of medical & social history acquisition.  The roles of both patrol first responders and detectives will be addressed.  Collaboration with EMS, medical staff and medical examiner representatives will be emphasized

    Contact Information:

    Avena Glock at (971) 218-7161 or training1@opoa.info

    Attire:

    Business Casual

    Lodging Information:

    None.

    Parking Information:

    Available.

    Supplies Needed:

    None.

    • 02 Nov 2016
    • 8:00 AM
    • 04 Nov 2016
    • 5:00 PM
    • Spirit Mountain Resort, Grand Ronde, Oregon


    Please join us at this year's training conference and awards banquet on November 2-4, 2016 at Spirit Mountain Resort, Grand Ronde, OR! Click here for full flyer: Flyer.pdf

    Wednesday, November 2, 2016

    Courageous Leadership
    Travis Yates, SAFETAC

    Thursday, November 3, 2016

    Navigating the Legalities
    Dave Nelson & Kurt Chapman, CIS

    Preparedness and Response for First Responders and Line Supervisors
    Lt. Jerry Drum, Albany PD

    Ethical Wrecks and Resilience: "Officer A"
    Dr. Sherry Harden PsyD.


    Friday November 4, 2016

    Empowering Wellness in Law Enforcement in the 21st Century
    Dr. Robert Douglas

    Registration Information

    • Early Full Conference Registration - $195
    • (Includes lunch all three days).
    • Single Day Conference Registration - $125 
    • (Includes lunch).
    • Early Purchase Banquet Ticket - $35
    • Banquet Ticket (At the door) - $45

    Register Now!


    • 04 Nov 2016
    • 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM (PDT)
    • Grand Ronde, Oregon

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