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Upcoming Trainings & Events

    • 11 Sep 2017
    • 8:15 AM - 5:00 PM
    • Western Oregon University, Health and Wellness Center Room TBA, 345 Monmouth Ave. N., Monmouth, OR

    Class Title:                        Sexual Assault Response

    Target Audience:               Patrol officers, supervisors, detectives, victim's assistance, judges, deputy district attorneys and District Attorneys.  

    Sponsoring Agency:           OPOA, Western Oregon University (WOU) Student Conduct and WOU Campus Public Safety Office

    Date(s):                            September 11th, 2017

    Time(s):                            8:15 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. (8:00 a.m. check-in)

    Cost:                                $85 non-members, $65 for members

    Facility Name & Address:   Western Oregon University

    Health and Wellness Center Room TBA

                                            345 Monmouth Av. N.       

                                            Monmouth, OR 97361

    Instructor Name(s): Shalotta Sharp, RN, SANE-A, SANE-P Mississippi Coalition Against Sexual Assault, Polk County Chief Deputy District Attorney Jayme Kimberly, Sable House, and Abby’s House.

    Registration Process & Contact Info: Register on-line at  HYPERLINK "http://www.opoa.info" www.opoa.info

    Class Questions Contact Info: Kelli Carpenter, 503-999-5438 or training3@opoa.info

    BRIEF Overview: Discussions on the neurobiology of trauma and how it affects victims of sexual assault, photographing injury evidence, drug facilitated assault, explanation of the SAFE process, victim care and assistance and investigator and prosecutor tips and best practices for a successful prosecution provided by a current Chief Deputy District Attorney.

    Pre-requisites: None.

    Attire: Business casual.

    Supplies/Equipment Needed: Note taking supplies if desired.  Handouts will be provided.


    Shalotta Sharp, RN, SANE of the Mississippi Coalition Against Sexual Assault will be teaching attendees the importance of a detailed history regarding physical injuries that occur during the sexual assault.  One of the objectives of this module will be investigation of the victim of strangulation.  The attendees will also learn about bite marks on victims and their evidentiary value. Forensic photography and its  importance to the investigation as well as the judicial process will be discussed.  The attendees will also learn the latest trend in DFSA (drug facilitated sexual assault) including interaction of street drugs with over the counter medication and prescription medication.  

    The medical findings or lack of medical findings will be discussed and their implications on the investigation.  Sexual maturation will be discussed.  Facts and myths regarding genital trauma related to a sexual assault will be discussed.  The attendees will learn the steps incorporated in a medical history that can assist the Law Enforcement personnel in their investigation.  Medical terms commonly used in forensic medical exams will be discussed.  The attendee will also learn interviewing skills to apply when obtaining a statement from a victim of a sex crime. 

    Polk County Chief Deputy DA Jayme Kimberly will discuss best investigator and prosecution practices for a successful prosecution.

    Abby's House and Sable House will provide information on resources available to victims of sexual assault and how they can assist law enforcement.



    • 01 Nov 2017
    • 8:00 AM
    • 03 Nov 2017
    • 4:00 PM
    • Spirit Mountain Event Center, Grand Ronde, Oregon

    Please join us at this year's training conference and awards banquet; November 1-3, 2017 at Spirit Mountain Event Center, Grand Ronde, OR!

     CONFERENCE AGENDA

    Wednesday, November 1, 2017

    Surviving the Ambush

    Presented by: 

    Master Trooper Kirk Hensley, SAFETAC

    Thursday, November 2, 2017

    Three tracks to choose from!

    LEADERSHIP * MENTAL HEALTH * EVIDENCE 


    Supervisor Responsibilities During Line of Duty Deaths 

    Presented By: 

    Oregon Fallen Badge Foundation


    Crisis Response Team Programs 
    Presented by:
     Polk County Mental Health Crisis Response Team

    Forensic Refresher

    Presented by: 

    OSP Crime Lab


    Fostering Resilient Law Enforcement Officers Pre & Post Critical Incident: Tips for Police Administrators 

    Presented by: 

    Dr. Garen Weitman, Psy. D.

    Emotional Survival & Peer Support

    Presented by: 

    1932 Training


    Preservation of Biological Evidence and Courtroom Testimony 

    Presented by: 

    Washington County Senior Deputy DA Megan Johnson

    Friday November 3, 2017


    Armor Yourself: How to Survive a Career in Law Enforcement
    Presented by: 

    Director John Marx, The Law Enforcement Survival Institute, LLC

    **SPOUSES ARE INVITED AND ENCOURAGED TO ATTEND THIS SESSION FOR A SPECIAL $50 RATE INCLUDING LUNCH.** Spouse scholarships are available.  Contact OPOA for more details.

    REGISTRATION INFORMATION

    Full Conference Registration - $250

    (On or before 9/30/17)

    Tuition includes 23 hours of training, 3 buffet lunches, & Thursday evening hospitality room.

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    LATE Full Conference Registration-$325 

    (after 9/30/17)

    Tuition includes 23 hours of training, 3 buffet lunches, & Thursday evening hospitality room.

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    Single Day Registration - $125 

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    Friday Spouse Registration - $50

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    A limited number of scholarships are available from the Oregon Law Enforcement Memorial Fund with proceeds from the sale of the Oregon Fallen Public Safety Officer License plates.

       AWARDS BANQUET TICKETS

                 
      Early Purchase Banquet Tickets - $35

      (On or before 11/1/17)

      Late Purchase Banquet Tickets - $50

      (After 11/1/17)


      Register Now. Space is Limited.


      • 03 Nov 2017
      • 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM (PDT)
      • Spirit Mountain Event Center, Grand Ronde, Oregon

      OPOA's 48th Annual 

      Law Enforcement Awards Banquet

      NOVEMBER 3rd, 2017

      Social hour begins - 6:00 pm

      Dinner & Awards begins - 7:00pm

      Tickets

      $35 before 11/1/2017

      $50 after 11/1/2017

      Spirit Mountain Event Center
      27100 Salmon River Hwy, 
      Grand Ronde, OR 97347

    Past events

    09 Aug 2017 Domestic Violence Investigations
    22 May 2017 Basic Background Investigations
    17 May 2017 Cognition Impairment & Capacity: An Approach for Law Enforcement
    16 May 2017 Infant & Child Death Investigations
    12 May 2017 Terrain Based Tactical Rifle Course **CLASS FULL**
    28 Apr 2017 Tactical Ethics II: Diversity and Profiling
    21 Apr 2017 Stress First Aid and Emotional Survival
    24 Mar 2017 Mental Health First Aid for Law Enforcement
    11 Mar 2017 Oregon Association of Reserve Peace Officers 2017 Conference
    17 Jan 2017 Law Enforcement Tactical First Aid
    09 Jan 2017 Dispatching and Surviving Traumatic Events
    09 Jan 2017 Infant & Child Death Investigations
    05 Dec 2016 Search and Seizure Update / "It's too hard"- Demystifying Financial Cases
    28 Nov 2016 Basic Background Investigations
    04 Nov 2016 47th Annual Early Purchase Banquet Tickets
    02 Nov 2016 47th Annual Oregon Peace Officers Conference
    30 Sep 2016 Domestic Violence Investigations *CLASS FULL
    23 Sep 2016 Basic Search Warrant Writing
    15 Sep 2016 Revised and Updated! The Impact of Marijuana Legalization
    31 Aug 2016 Sexual Assault Response
    25 Aug 2016 Strangulation Recognition and Response
    17 Aug 2016 Oregon DOJ Domestic Violence Training
    04 Aug 2016 Tactical Ethics: Perspectives on Profiling
    08 Jun 2016 Infant & Child Death Investigations
    17 May 2016 Revised and Updated! The Impact of Marijuana Legalization
    13 May 2016 Strangulation Recognition and Response ***CLASS FULL***
    12 May 2016 Infant & Child Death Investigations ***CLASS FULL***
    22 Apr 2016 Basic Search Warrant Writing
    27 Feb 2016 Oregon Association of Reserve Peace Officers 2016 Training Conference
    25 Feb 2016 Evidence Officer's Training
    23 Feb 2016 Basic Background Investigations
    12 Nov 2015 The Impact of Marijuana Legalization
    06 Nov 2015 Early Purchase Banquet Tickets & Reserved Tables
    04 Nov 2015 46th Annual Oregon Peace Officers Conference and Awards Banquet Registration
    23 Oct 2015 Youth Substance Abuse Prevention
    20 Oct 2015 The Impact of Marijuana Legalization
    15 Oct 2015 The Impact of Marijuana Legalization
    24 Sep 2015 Permission to Succeed
    23 Sep 2015 The Changing Face of Vehicle Theft *CANCELED*
    16 Sep 2015 The Impact of Marijuana Legalization *CLASS FULL*
    20 Aug 2015 Basic Background Investigators Course

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