In-Person or Remote Class


Mar 31 2023


9:00 am - 1:00 pm




Ocean County Police Academy
659 Ocean Avenue, Lakewood, NJ 08701


  • 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.

Property and Evidence Function Training

This half day seminar is designed for new and existing property officers and clerks who are responsible for overseeing their department’s property and evidence function.  The purpose of this class is to provide standardized training as per NJAG Guidelines to all law enforcement individuals who have responsibility for the property and evidence function in their agency.

Topics to be covered during this program include:

  • audits and inventories
  • facility design and requirements
  • storage issues
  • packaging and labeling
  • paper vs. computerized evidence systems and bar codes
  • chain of custody
  • evidence destruction, disposal, purging
  • policies and procedures
  • issues related to money, weapons, controlled substances, biohazards and found property
Paying via Purchase Order: CLICK HERE (we will send an invoice within 24 hours)

Paying via Credit Card: CONTINUE BELOW (Discounts are available for training subscribers, HIDTA members, or officers funding their own training. Contact for discount codes and for more information.)

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