3-Day Advance Training on Non-Fatal Strangulation Prevention

December 9, 2020 @ 7:30AM — December 11, 2020 @ 2:00PM

The training goes from 8am to 2pm each day with registration beginning at 7:30am. Agenda and Details to follow

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Ticket Details
General Admission- In Person Training- *LIMITED CAPACITY* First Come first served
General Admission- VIRTUAL training
Admission- In Person training- Sacramento Police Department employees only! *LIMITED CAPACITY* First come first served
Virtual Training- Sacramento Police Department employees only


Gael Strack, JD and Casey Gwinn, JD, leading experts in the field of non-fatal strangulation and suffocation assaults in intimate partner violence cases, will collectively share their expertise and cover the following:

  • Findings from a study of 300 misdemeanor strangulation cases
  • Understanding the lethality of strangulation
  • Link to other crimes, police shootings and mass murders
  • Identifying the signs and symptoms of strangulation cases
  • Anatomy and medical aspects in surviving and non-surviving victims
  • Investigating and documenting a Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Strangulation cases
  • Legal aspects of strangulation cases with surviving victims
  • Developing and using experts in court
  • Advocating for traumatized victims
  • Resources and handouts developed by the Institute