Narcotics Investigations I

NARCOTICS INVESTIGATION I: NI901

Attendees to this course of instruction will learn how to identify, investigate, and ultimately apprehend individuals and/or organizations that are involved in the illicit trafficking of controlled substances in violation of state and federal laws. You will be made aware of the methods utilized to execute controlled purchases of illegal drugs including marijuana, cocaine, crack cocaine, heroin, and other illegal drugs. Along with controlled buys, you will learn how to perform surveillances on suspects to apprehend them.

Course Description

Hand to Hand buys
Rules of Evidence
Informants
Surveillance & Counter Surveillance
Warrants
Officer Safety
Field Testing Contraband
Little Fish vs. Big Fish
Gangs
Use of Video & Audio Recordings