IACP offers free online training for Juvenile Interview and Interrogation Techniques
Introduction to Juvenile Interview and Interrogation Techniques Online Training Series
This introductory-level series is designed to teach participants fundamental investigative skills, tactics, and procedures that result in effective juvenile interviews and interrogations, and are targeted to law enforcement who interview and/or interrogate youth. The four courses, “Introduction to Analyzing Juvenile Behavior,” “Introduction to Developing Rapport with Youth,” “Introduction to Juvenile Interviewing Techniques,” and “Introduction to Juvenile Interrogation Techniques,” are self-paced and available at no cost.
Intermediate Juvenile Interview and Interrogation Techniques
This intermediate-level series is designed to teach participants best practices and procedures in juvenile interview and interrogation, age-appropriate methods for interacting with youth, tips for interviewing/interrogating diverse youth populations, and strategies to ensure true and admissible youth confessions. The training builds on the material provided by IACP/OJJDP’s Introduction to Juvenile Interview and Interrogation Techniques classroom course and online training series, and completion of either version of the introductory-level course is a prerequisite for registration for the intermediate-level course. The course is self-paced and available at no cost.
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