Public Encounters

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1 hour

This training course covers a variety of objectives dealing with effectively handling public encounters; specifically when confronted with citizens using electronic recording devices. You will gain an understanding of the potential issues facing the department and its employees regarding consensual encounter‘s, public videoing of department personnel, and the use of Terry Frisks.  This course will provide you with an opportunity to refresh your knowledge of the federal and state laws and department policies surrounding these encounters.  Finally, this course will lay out the expectations, best practices, and decision-making factors for handling these situations.  As a student, you will be required to demonstrate your cognitive and emotional ability to correctly handle these situations by viewing real-world videos and answering a series of questions. 

Course Prerequisites