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Foundations of Sexual Assault Investigation for the Rural Officer ONLINE

This course provides rural law enforcement executives and investigators with the knowledge, skills, and resources for establishing a victim-centered response as part of an effective investigation.

Topics include:  The Dynamics of Sexual Assault, First Responder, Evidence Collection Techniques, and A Prosecutor’s Perspective.

Target Audience:  Rural law enforcement officers, investigators, Chiefs, Sheriffs, and command staff

This course is federal grant-funded training and is specifically for rural states and all territories. Also included are rural areas as defined by The Office of Rural Health Policy (ORHP).  To determine your eligibility please visit:

This is a 10 hour class.
This class is available at no charge.


July 5-16, 2019

  Registration ends 12pm (noon) July 3, 2019

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August 1-12, 2019

  Registration ends 12pm (noon) July 31, 2019

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This project was supported by Grant No. 2011-TA-AX-K016 awarded by the Office on Violence Against Women, U. S. Department of Justice. The opinions, findings, conclusions, and recommendations expressed in this publication/program/exhibition are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Department of Justice, Office on Violence Against Women.