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Advanced Traffic Collision Investigation

COURSE FEE: $125.00


COURSE DESCRIPTION: This 40 hour course will give participants a working knowledge of what evidence and information is needed when arriving at the scene of a traffic crash, and how to safely obtain the needed information without further endangering the safety of themselves or victims. How to transfer evidence and information from traffic crash scenes to reports and diagrams will be covered. Additionally, participants will learn advanced skills in conducting accident investigations that aid in determining contributing factors that lead to the injury or fatality, how to develop a course of action to prevent future problems, and learn the importance of conducting a thorough investigation that will, if necessary, stand up in court. This course is designed for all certified law enforcement officers.

• This class is 40 hours.
• Class hours are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

INSTRUCTOR:   Ralph Breshears is a Vehicular Homicide Investigator/Crisis Negotiator for the Little Rock Police Department. Mr. Breshears' experience includes a variety of law enforcement roles, from fugitive apprehension officer, to narcotics detective, to field training officer, among others. Mr. Breshears has attended training courses at the U of A, Texas A&M, UNF, Bosch/Collision Safety Institute and other law enforcement training institutions where he has completed numerous education hours for Basic Collision, Advanced Collision Investigation/Reconstruction, Energy Methods and Damage Analysis in Crashes, Human Factors in Traffic Crash Reconstruction, Motorcycle Crash Investigation, Crash Data Retrieval Specialist/Analyst and Occupant Kinematics for Crash Reconstruction. Mr. Breshears is a Senior Instructor for various courses at the Little Rock Police Department Training Academy and has served as an expert witness in several cases. He has also been invited to share his expertise at the University of Arkansas at Monticello, University of Arkansas Criminal l Justice Institute, Black River College, Arkansas Supreme Court Bailiff and Court Room Security and at other important law enforcement conferences.

TARGET AUDIENCE: This class is for all certified law enforcement officers.


PAYMENT OPTIONS: Check, Purchase Order or Credit Card.

CONTACT INFORMATION: Kimberly Hendricks: at 501-570-8041.
Toll free: 1-800-635-6310.

REGISTRATION INFORMATION:  Registrants must fax a signed and dated verification letter on agency letterhead within five days of submission of the registration request form to 501-565-3081 which includes the following statement:  This letter will verify that I, (name of registrant), am an employee of (agency name) and hold the position of (sworn/non-sworn) (position title), located at (address) and have registered for (name of class) on (date).


May 13-17, 2019
Criminal Justice Institute         
Little Rock, AR

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