Personal tools
You are here: Home Rural Policing Institute Rural Policing Institute Export Training Sex Crimes Investigations
Document Actions

Sex Crimes Investigations

Up one level

This 8hr sexual assault investigation course is focused on improving the investigation and prosecution of sexual assault cases. The unique and specific challenges of these cases will be discussed with emphasis on evidence based investigation. The course will combine adult learning methods to include small group discussion and problem solving. Videos, photographs and case examples will be used to enhance the training.

  • Sexual Assault Dynamics   
  • Investigation Techniques
  • Initial Response (securing the crime scene)   
  • Drug Facilitated Sexual Assault
  • Interviewing

Who Should Attend

Qualified applicants must be full-time, sworn law enforcement peace officers.


Preference for admission into this program is given to non-federal law enforcement officers or other emergency responders working in rural areas. “Rural” is defined as any area outside of a metropolitan statistical area (MSA), as defined by the Office of Management and Budget; or any jurisdiction inside of a MSA located in a county, borough, parish or land under the jurisdiction of an Indian Tribe with a population of no more than 50,000.  Please visit Eligibility Requirements for more information. Non-rural applicants will be admitted on a space-available basis approximately 35 days prior to the program’s start date.


TUITION-FREE, Attendees are responsible for all travel, lodging and meal expenses.

Registration Information

(1) Go to to create an account or login to an existing account; (2) Once logged in select “view/register for courses” under Basic User Functions at the left of the page; (3) select desired course and location and click on “search”; and (4) course options will populate below the box and then select “apply” to register for desired course.

Additional Information

Call 1-800-743-5382 or E-mail us at and reference the name of the program.

Training Dates

There are currently no training dates or other items within this program.