Cold Case Homicide Investigation
The Cold Case Homicide investigation course will train police officers in the investigation of Cold case Homicides and any other case defined as a cold case. In our 16-hour course the student will define what is a cold case and why cases go cold. The student will learn about forming a cold case unit, selecting the personnel, evaluating the cases, the process of the cold case investigation, updates on forensics including DNA, forensic genealogy, investigative resources, and will work a cold case in the class. The target audience for this course is, but not limited to, in service law enforcement personnel (detectives, supervisors, patrol officers), missing person investigators, death investigation investigators, sexual assault investigators, and any other personnel involved in the investigation of cold cases involving homicide, missing persons, sexual assault, or any case determined by an agency to be a cold case.