Basic Internal Affairs


Topics Covered:

  • Why do agencies conduct internal investigations and what is it about the policing environment that facilitates misconduct?
  • What is the legal context of internal investigations?
  • Eleven general internal investigative principles.
  • Investigative tactics; gathering evidence and conducting interviews.
  • Formatting an internal investigation.
  • Case studies and scenarios.

Who Should Attend:

  • Chief/Agency Administrators
  • Investigators currently assigned to Internal Affairs
  • Supervisors overseeing Internal Affairs investigations
  • Patrol Supervisors

Course Hours:

    Participants receive 16 hours of TCOLE (3206) credit.


Nov 02 - 03, 2020

Course Cost:

$195 per person for Texas Law Enforcement Officers
$250 per person for other personnel

Location Information:

Bill Blackwood
Law Enforcement Management Institute of Texas
Criminal Justice Center
Sam Houston State University
1600 Bobby K. Marks Blvd.
Huntsville, Texas 77341-2417
Phone: 800-477-9248
Fax: 936-294-3926

Hotel Information: *

Holiday Inn Express
148 I-45 S
Huntsville, TX 77340

* Unless otherwise noted, hotel arrangements are the responsibility of the participant.

For more information, contact:

Law Enforcement Management Institute of Texas
George J. Beto Criminal Justice Building
Sam Houston State University
Huntsville, TX 77341-2417
Fax: (936) 294-3926
Phone: 800-477-9248

Cancellation Policy:

If the participant has already paid, he/she will be refunded half the cost of the registration fee if written notice of cancellation is received by the Program Coordinator no later than seven (7) business days prior to the program. No refunds are available after this date, but substitutions of attendees are permitted.

If no written cancellation is received and the participant does not attend the program, the participant or their agency will be required to pay 100% of the registration fee if the registration fee was not previously paid.