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Overdose Death Investigation and Prosecution Training

Overdose Death Investigation and Prosecution Training

Wed, Jan 23, 2019  |  8:30 AM

8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Benton Event Center

Because the number of deaths resulting from overdoses of heroin and fentanyl has surged in recent years reaching epidemic proportions, this new, free course for law enforcement officers, prosecutors and coroners will cover:

  • Basic drug overdose death investigation techniques
  • Discuss legal requirements and issues involved in drug overdose death investigations
  • Address drug safety awareness particular to heroin and fentanyl
  • And highlight proper evidence handling and protocols

Topics will include:

  • Changing the mindset from accident to homicide
  • Responding to and investigating drug overdose deaths
  • Evidence to look for
  • Documenting the death scene
  • Electronic evidence: cell phones, social media and more
  • Witness and suspect interview techniques
  • Search and seizure issues
  • Legal theory and case development
  • Intelligence gathering and sharing
  • Officer safety when dealing with drugs like fentanyl
  • Case analysis

Lunch will be provided. For questions, email oag@ArkansasAG.gov.

Register online today.
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Ashley County Resources Day

Ashley County Resources Day

Thu, Jan 24, 2019  |  10:00 AM

Hamburg Senior Center
1406 North Main Street

Mobile Office
10 to 11:30 a.m.

Prescription Drug Take Back
Partnering with Sheriff Tommy Sturgeon
10 to 11:30 a.m.

Identity Theft and Scam Presentation
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Prairie County Resources Day

Prairie County Resources Day

Tue, Jan 29, 2019  |  10:00 AM

Des Arc Senior Center
1103 East Main Street

Mobile Office
10 to 11:30 a.m.

Prescription Drug Take Back
Partnering with Sheriff Rick Hickman
10 to 11:30 a.m.

Identity Theft and Scam Presentation
11 to 11:30 a.m.

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Clark County Resources Day

Clark County Resources Day

Thu, Jan 31, 2019  |  11:00 AM

Arkadelphia Senior Adult Center
1305 North 10th Street

Mobile Office
11 to 12:30 p.m.

Prescription Drug Take Back
Partnering with Sheriff Jason Watson
11 to 12:30 p.m.

Identity Theft and Scam Presentation
noon to 12:30 p.m.

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Garland County Resources Day

Garland County Resources Day

Tue, Feb 5, 2019  |  10:30 AM

Hot Springs Senior Center
301 Broadway Street

Mobile Office
10:30 a.m. to noon

Prescription Drug Take Back
10:30 a.m. to noon
Partnering with Sheriff Mike McCormick

Identity Theft and Scam Presentation
11 to 11:30 a.m.

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Saline County Resources Day

Saline County Resources Day

Thu, Feb 7, 2019  |  10:30 AM

CADC Benton Senior Center
1800 Citizens Drive

Mobile Office
10:30 a.m. to noon

Prescription Drug Take Back
10:30 a.m. to noon
Partnering with Sheriff Rodney Wright

Identity Theft and Scam Presententation
10:30 a.m. to 11 a.m.

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