Investigation is a core duty of law enforcement agencies. Interviewing victims, witnesses and suspects is central to the success of an investigation and the highest standards need to be upheld.
Agencies need to develop and maintain a valuable resource of a skilled interviewers. Interviews that are conducted professionally realise several benefits.
In particular, they can:
The PEACE model of investigation is widely recognised as the most effective and is used widely by law enforcement. This model allows the interviewer to carefully plan and prepare each interview in a structured format.
At the end of the module participants will be able to:
Delegates will understand each aspect of the PEACE model of interviewing and how each aspect will allow them to conduct carefully planned and professional interviews.
Through a structured exercise delegates will also be able to identify key strategies regarding interview techniques and how to deal with disclosure prior to interview.
This course is aimed at those conducting investigations whether for a public body, a private corporation or as a sole investigator. It is essential for all those involved in investigation to understand how an interview is carried out and how each element of the PEACE Model is essential in developing a structured approach.
WRI are an established company who specialise in Brand Protection, Investigation and Training and we have worked with the Police, Trading Standards and a number of well known brands to both protect the rights of the Intellectual Property Owner and to bring to justice those who break the law.
Our trainers are very experienced Retired Police Officers and Trading Standards Officers who have been trained to a senior level within their respective roles.
To find out more about the courses we offer, please download our brochure.