Remote Only Class


Mar 20 2024


9:00 am - 1:00 pm




  • Lt. Joe Pangaro
    Lt. Joe Pangaro

    Joseph Pangaro is a retired 27-year veteran police officer, retiring at the rank of Lieutenant in 2013. Lt. Pangaro was the lead training instructor of his police agency and certified as an instructor by the NJ Police Training Commission. Lt Pangaro was trained in school Security Assessments by the Dept. of Homeland Security. Lt. Pangaro is also a trained and certified Crime prevention officer who continues to train police officers at police academies throughout the Northeast. Lt. Pangaro has built the curriculum for school security training programs including “Plan and Prepare” and “Planning the Active Shooter Drill”. These programs are based on his experience as a police training officer and delivered to hundreds of police officers and schools in the region. He has also created multiple training programs, both classroom and hands on based, designed for the school, law enforcement and business communities on topics of safety and security, proper investigations, anti-drug awareness, cyber bullying, interview skills and violence response.

Managing and Organizing Major Investigations

Students will identify the various areas of a major investigation and create a road map to ensure all necessary areas are properly covered by the investigator.

A must for New Detectives! Major cases are likely to bring media attention to your agency. Cases involving homicides and/or involving high-profile individuals have many moving parts and can quickly get out of control without the proper management. This course stresses what is needed for a successful prosecution to guide students on how to properly handle the case from the beginning of the investigation.

Topics Covered:

  • Major case management goals and objectives,
  • Understanding all the components of a major investigation,
  • Managing and controlling the crime scene,
  • Allocating personnel,
  • Case reporting and documenting the investigation,
  • Managing various types of interviews and choosing the proper forum,
  • Tracking leads,
  • Managing evidence,
  • Evaluating the investigation and debriefing the team
  • Preparation for prosecution.
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