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Informant Management & Control
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Informant Management & Control

Professional Law Enforcement Training

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$289.00

Course Information

Confidential informants are critical tools for all levels of narcotic investigations. From street-level narcotic buys to complex conspiracy investigations, informant information can make or break the case. Narcotic officers must learn to properly cultivate and develop informants to have success in arresting drug violators and seizing large quantities of drugs, firearms, and U.S. currency. Historically, police agencies provide very little training to officers that manage informants. This practice often leads to highly publicized scandals, which could include officers being disciplined, fired, or sent to prison for the way they handled their informant. One of the primary causes of informant scandals is the lack of written policies and procedures.

To adequately maintain control over informants, law enforcement agencies must clearly define what activities informants are permitted to participate in as well as prohibited activities. Written policies will also add accountability for officers responsible for managing an informant. This two-day training course will provide proven techniques and strategies to cultivate, maintain and control informants.
16 hours
15 to 40 students with 1 instructors
Law Enforcement
Informants, Investigations, Patrol
Beginner, Intermediate
  • This member is a Sworn Law Enforcement Officer, as vetted by their current employer.

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This course is restricted

The training provider published this course with a restriction that requires students to have the following credentials on FirstForward:


  • Members receive this badge when verified by their current employers as sworn officers.

With your current credentials, you may not purchase this training.

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Updated: 05/12/2021 2:57 AM Eastern Standard Time