Public Safety Training and Consulting

Topics covered in the third and final course in MACNLOW's Capstone Supervisory Series include supervisory responsibility, procedures to investigate citizen or staff complaints, investigative confidentiality requirements, legal updates on specific decisions applying to public safety professionals, further explanation of search and seizure law, use of force, jail/lock-up issues, and how to mentor and coach disciplined employees.  The emphasis is on practical application of:

–       Understanding of liability in your “individual” and “official” capacities;

–       Identifying implications for supervisory liability in “failure to control” employees with a history of misbehavior;

–       Practical procedures (practiced in class) for investigating complaints;

–       Tips for applying current case law on a day-to-day basis; and,

–       Ways to coach employees back to high performance

This two-day course is taught by Lt. Keith Wuotinen (Novi Police Department) who is also an attorney licensed to practice in the state of Michigan.  Attendees will greatly benefit from the combination of Lt. Wuotinen's law enforcement experience and legal expertise.  The cost is $350 per person and the course is MCOLES approved for 302 funds.

Location: Big Rapids Department of Public Safety, Big Rapids, MI

Date(s)ClassLocation
Mar 4–6, 2019Advanced SupervisionCanton Public Safety, Canton, MI
Mar 18–20, 2019Corrections SupervisionCalhoun County Sheriff's Office, Marshall Regional Law Enforcement Center, Marshall, MI
Mar 25–29, 2019Basic 40-Hour Dispatch SchoolHope College, Holland, MI
Mar 27–28, 2019Critical Supervisory IssuesBig Rapids Department of Public Safety, Big Rapids, MI
Apr 1, 2019Inmate ClassificationIngham County Sheriff's Office, 630 N Cedar St, Mason, MI 48854
Apr 8–12, 2019Advanced 40-Hour Dispatch SchoolSERESA, Roseville, MI
Apr 8, 2019911 Dispatch LiabilitySERESA, Roseville, MI
Apr 8–10, 2019Police Supervision (law enforcement) aka Achieving Supervisory Excellence (dispatch)Southgate Police Department, 14710 Reaume Pkwy, Southgate, MI
Apr 9, 2019Suicide Calls: Helping the Caller & the TelecommunicatorSERESA, Roseville, MI
Apr 10, 2019Homeland Security for the TelecommunicatorSERESA, Roseville, MI
Apr 11, 2019Stress Management (approved for dispatch and law enforcement training funds)SERESA, Roseville, MI
Apr 12, 2019Handling Domestic Violence CallsSERESA, Roseville, MI
Apr 15–19, 2019Advanced 40-Hour Dispatch SchoolLivingston County Central Dispatch, Howell, MI
Apr 15, 2019Handling Domestic Violence CallsLivingston County Central Dispatch, Howell, MI
Apr 16, 2019Suicide Calls: Helping the Caller & the TelecommunicatorLivingston County Central Dispatch, Howell, MI
Apr 17, 2019911 Dispatch LiabilityLivingston County Central Dispatch, Howell, MI
Apr 18, 2019Homeland Security for the TelecommunicatorLivingston County Central Dispatch, Howell, MI
Apr 19, 2019Stress Management (approved for dispatch and law enforcement training funds)Livingston County Central Dispatch, Howell, MI
Apr 22–26, 2019Basic 40-Hour Dispatch SchoolKalamazoo County Central Dispatch Authority, Kalamazoo, MI
Apr 29–May 3, 2019Advanced 40-Hour Dispatch SchoolGrand Traverse County Central Dispatch, Traverse City, MI
Apr 29, 2019Handling Domestic Violence CallsGrand Traverse County Central Dispatch, Traverse City, MI
Apr 30, 2019Suicide Calls: Helping the Caller & the TelecommunicatorGrand Traverse County Central Dispatch, Traverse City, MI
May 1, 2019911 Dispatch LiabilityGrand Traverse County Central Dispatch, Traverse City, MI
May 2, 2019Homeland Security for the TelecommunicatorGrand Traverse County Central Dispatch, Traverse City, MI
May 3, 2019Stress Management (approved for dispatch and law enforcement training funds)Grand Traverse County Central Dispatch, Traverse City, MI
May 6, 2019Inmate ClassificationGaylord City Police Department, Gaylord, MI (Hosted by Otsego County Sheriff's Office)
May 13–17, 2019Basic 40-Hour Dispatch SchoolHosted by Chippewa County Central Dispatch at the Holiday Inn Express, Sault Ste. Marie, MI