Security officers must understand their role and responsibilities as they relate to crime scene investigation.
There is a need to recognize the protocols of preserving the incident scene as well as following the order of crime scene investigation. Security officers must also know how investigators properly document crime scenes and handle sensitive evidence material. Knowing the proper procedures for preserving the incident scene will help prevent errors and most importantly keep criminals off the streets.
This refresher course is designed to guide security officers in recognizing their responsibilities when dealing with crime scenes, following specific guidelines, and reporting crime scene procedures.