Recognition of Active Hate Groups & the Sovereign Citizen Movement

The Ongoing Threat to Law Enforcement  The number of radical hate groups operating in our communities is increasing every day. These groups pose a definite threat to Law Enforcement. Do you know how to recognize them? This training will provide you with profiles and practices to help identify these dangerous groups and individuals. You will […]

Search & Seizure & Search Warrants and Conducting Interviews & Interrogations

* Interview and Interrogation techniques that work (and those that don’t) * Getting the 4th Amendment Right * Warrantless Searches * Search Warrants * ALL PARTICIPANTS will receive a copy of the current LADA Search Warrant Manual! * Electronic Surveillance * California Electronic Communications Privacy Act (Cal ECPA) Search Warrants. * Recent 4th Amendment case […]

Counterterrorism Symposium

*Local Homegrown Violent Extremists *LAPD Counterterrorism Overview * Managing Your Intelligence Capability *Financing Terrorism *JRIC and InFraGard Overview *Terrorists’ Use of the Internet *Case studies If you have questions or need a copy of the flier, please contact Lori Blackwell at

Officer Involved Shooting & Internal Affairs Investigations — Getting it Right!

Modern investigative procedures * How to survive your IA interview * Use of force case reviews & adjudications * Investigation checklists * Video evidence limitations * Employee rights vs. management needs * Recent case law  OUR SPEAKERS:  * Richard Webb– Commander, Los Angeles Police Department (ret.)  * Kris Pitcher – Commander, Los Angeles Police Department […]

Surviving Your Attacker: Law Enforcement Officers Killed and Assaulted

   Date:  Friday, May 4, 2018        Time:  0800 – Registration/Continental Breakfast   0830-1700 Seminar Location: Student Center at Glendale Community College (Mountain St. exit off the 2-Fwy; turn on College Dwy; PARK FREE on lower two levels)  * “Is today your day?” * Inspiring true stories from shooting survivors * On-duty and off-duty safety * Preparing to […]

Media Relations & Social Media Strategies for Law Enforcement

 * What works (and what doesn’t!) * How to handle routine, controversial, and major incidents * Transparency issues – being open while protecting investigations * Accuracy issues – pit-falls and corrections * Social Media strategies – development and implementation * Expert panel discussion – Q&A   OUR SPEAKERS: * Kate Mather – Reporter, Los Angeles […]

Staged Collisions, Insurance and Medical Fraud Investigations

Time:  0730- Registration and Continental Breakfast / 0800-1630 Seminar Staged collisions and the resulting medical and insurance fraud affect every driver in California. Fraudulent claims increase the cost of insurance premiums, medical care and auto repairs for everyone. This training will show how accidents are staged and how unscrupulous doctors are participating in the process. […]

Marijuana Laws, Investigations and DUI Drugs Prosecutions

The State of California is in a transition phase in regards to Marijuana. The use, distribution, and the new laws that affect marijuana dispensaries, as well as individuals, will be addressed in this training. Understanding what is and is not illegal and developing a case for prosecution are important factors to incorporate into your enforcement […]

Workplace Violence Prevention

Recognizing the potential for workplace violence is everyone’s responsibility. This seminar will teach you how to identify the warning signs; take steps to prevent the violence; actions to take when violence occurs; victims’ rights; and, legal, civil and criminal issues. Highly recommended for all police and private industry personnel. Instructors are subject matter experts who […]

Human Trafficking & Child Exploitation Training

Date:  Friday July 21, 2017 Time:  7:30 AM to 5:00 PM Location:  Los Angeles Police Department Elysian Park Academy  1880 Academy Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90012 Questions? Contact POALAC Executive Administrator, Lori Blackwell, at 818 291-3483 or via e-mail at