Criminal Investigation & Investigative Techniques


Course Details

This course can only be taken as part of the Certificate in Private Investigation .

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About this Course

Effective interview strategies and research methods are critical to producing credible evidence in investigations. In this course, you’ll get an overview of the role of the investigator, including planning and organizing an investigation; interacting with law enforcement; finding people and records; and dealing with witnesses, civilians, attorneys, and scientific and medical professionals.

What You’ll Learn

  • Aspects of discovery and court testimony
  • Techniques for interviewing, taking notes, taping and writing reports
  • How to handle crime scene investigation, forensics and expert witnesses