This course focuses on the various type of Evidence and the rules of governing booking/impounding storage preservation, chain of custody, with a focus on Federal Rules of Evidence and the California Evidence Code. Topics include relevance, categorization, statute of limitations and responsibilities of the Property & Evidence Division of any law enforcement agency. This class is intended for students interested in exploring a career in state or local law enforcement agencies or private security agencies.
- Understanding the judicial process
- Teams will create a flowchart of an agencies evidence stream
- Draft and discuss your image of a functioning property room (layout)
- Create and discuss basic policy and procedures guidelines