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2 May 2024: Contemporary Issues around Investigative Interviewing part one

 

20 June 2024: Contemporary Issues around Investigative Interviewing part two

 

The Investigator is collaborating with the University of Sunderland for two exclusive CPD workshops that provide all the latest operational best practice around investigative interviewing. They will be led by Gary Shaw, MBE the previous NCA/NPCC National Interview Advisor.

 

Gary is considered a leading authority in investigative interviewing and has provided advice on hundreds of major crime investigations and has shaped National guidance around investigative interviewing for more than three decades. He is now Professor of Professional Practice at the University of Sunderland.

 

He will be joined by:

  • Emma Spooner, Programme Lead for the BA (Hons) Applied Investigation course, University of Sunderland. Emma is an also experience investigator who has worked for the National Crime Agency and a UK police force. Emma is a Tier three Specialist Suspect Interviewer and Tier five Interview Adviser and was part of the cadre of NPCC nationally approved interview advisors.

 

  • Steve Hibbitt, Programme Lead for MA Investigative Management, University of Sunderland, co-author of Blackstone’s Crime Investigator’s Handbook, an experienced PIP3 SIO trainer and lecturer and Deputy SIO on Operation Resolve, the independent inquiry into the causes of the Hillsborough Disaster. Steve has more than 40 years’ operational policing experience.

 

Who should attend?

Investigators who work in major crime teams, serious and complex crime, specialist units or in a training role.

 

You can book one of both events. Held Online Via Teams

 

Dates and topics

2 May: Contemporary Issues around Investigative Interviewing part one

Our experts with provide latest guidance around:

  • An overview of the principles of investigative interviewing

 

  • Planning and preparing for a suspect interview

 

  • Pre-interview disclosure with solicitors

 

  • Conducting effective challenges in suspect interviewing

 

20 June: Contemporary Issues around Investigative Interviewing part two

  • An overview of the principles of investigative interviewing

 

  • Interviewing significant witnesses

 

  • Vulnerable suspects

 

  • Special Warnings, Adverse Inferences, Bad Character

 

  • Key sections of the Police and Criminal Evidence Act (PACE)

 

Further study at the University of Sunderland

The workshops will also provide information about opportunities for further study around investigative interviewing and criminal investigation.

 

The courses available include:

  • BA (Hons) Applied Investigation

  • MA Investigative Management

  • Advanced Diploma Specialist Suspect Interviewing

  • Advanced Diploma Management and Coordination of Investigative Interviews

  • Full details: www.sunderland.ac.uk

HOW TO BOOK

Cost: Part 1: £175 + VAT (GBP) per delegate (LEA and Government Agency rate).  £225 + VAT (Industry rate). 

Cost: Part 2: £175 + VAT (GBP) per delegate (LEA and Government Agency rate).  £225 + VAT (Industry rate). 

Cost: Part 1 & 2: £305 + VAT (GBP) per delegate (LEA and Government Agency rate).  £355 + VAT (Industry rate). ​​

Booking: Please send the delegates name(s), email address(es) and purchase order (made out to The Investigator) to booking@the-investigator.co.uk or telephone +44(0)844 660 8707 for further information. 

Payment can be made by Debit/credit card. The meeting link will be sent out 7 days before the event.

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