This four-day Chop Shop Investigations and Criminal Sophistication with VIN Switching and Vehicle ID with Field Exercises course will provide the best tools and impact training to successfully identify chop shops, and document important information, as well as evidence.
Hands-On Chop Shop Investigations
You will have the knowledge and hands-on skills to investigate individuals and criminal groups involved with chop shop and VIN switching activities. No matter where the criminal fits in on the levels of sophistication, you will be prepared to solve the crime and gather the evidence for court.
Police and Prosecutors Gather Chop Shop – Auto Theft Evidence
It’s perfect law enforcement training for Auto-Theft Investigators, Task Forces, Detectives, Patrol, Supervisors, and Prosecutors (District Attorney’s Office). Check out our Schedule or contact us to host a class now to save your agency travel and per diem money.
Special Chop Shop Investigation w/ Emphasis on:
- VIN Switching & Vehicle Identification
- Beginning and Completing a Chop Shop Investigation
- Initial Sources to Begin an Investigation
- Key Visual Indicators of a Chop Shop
- Surveillance Techniques
- Legal Entry
- Scene Processing and Organization
- Gathering Necessary Evidence
- Appropriate Criminal Charges with Special Enhancements
- The Four Levels of Criminal Sophistication
- Organized Criminal Groups
- Methods and Trends
- Search Warrants for Chop Shops
- Fraudulent Documents
- Working Together as a Task Force