This four-day Chop Shop Auto Theft Investigations and Criminal Sophistication course will provide the best tools and impact training to successfully identify vehicle theft – 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, including exporting stolen cars overseas. 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 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 Auto-Theft Investigation w/ Emphasis on:
- VIN Switching with Current Trends and Methods
- Beginning and Completing an Auto-Theft Investigation
- Initial Sources
- Visual Indicators
- 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