Tuesday, June 18, 2024

Cognitive Interview & Forensic Statement Analysis - Sacramento, CA Feb 5-9, 2024 - Open to All Agencies

CA POST Control No: 9590-31455-23004

This is open to Sworn and Civilian Investigators.

Topics Include:


  • The Difficulties of Eyewitness Recall
  • How Memory Works
  • Principles of Cognition
  • Guided Information Retrieval (Core Principal)
  • V/W Memory Enhancement
  • Communication Enhancement
  • Techniques for inducing V/W's to provide more information
  • The Worst Interviewing Mistakes
  • Should the interviewer believe the person?
  • Is the writer/speaker more involved in the offense than what s/he has said?
  • Is there any relational difficulty evident between the writer/speaker and the other people mentioned in the statement?
  • What might be these difficulties be?
  • When might those difficulties have begun?
  • Did those difficulties contribute to the offense in any way? How? Why?
  • Was the writer/speaker actually doing what s/he said at the time of offense?
  • Should we consider the writer/speaker a suspect?

Tuition: $575.00 – 5 day class

Course Details

Course Date 02-05-2024
Course End Date 02-09-2024
Cut off date 02-05-2024
Available Seats 11
Course Fee 9590-31455-23004
Location California Highway Patrol
Course Flyer Sacramento - 004.pdf


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