Hampton New Hampshire Police DepartmentDomestic Violence Intervention

Domestic Violence Intervention
1-Day Specialized Workshop

Hosted by Hampton Police Department
Instructed by PowerPhone

Make a difference on the next domestic violence call you handle. PowerPhone has revised its best-selling Domestic Violence Intervention™ workshop to give telecommunicators new tactics for handling these volatile and complex incidents.

You’ll learn what questions to ask and what instructions to give when faced with different types of domestic violence calls. Plus, you’ll benefit from a brand-new look at courtroom testimony and how it might impact you as the first person to respond to a call for help. Most important, you’ll gain the confidence and skills you need to protect victims and responding officers.

Learn how to:

  • Identify batterers and victims
  • Talk to abusers
  • Spot red flags from callers
  • Create a safe environment for victims
  • Protect responders who will be on the scene
  • Prepare for courtroom testimony

Topics Covered Include:

  • Role-playing exercises
  • Essentials of courtroom testimony
  • Defense tactics to discredit witnesses
  • Public opinions of domestic violence
  • Definition of domestic violence
  • Characteristics of battered victims
  • Abusive relationships
  • Cultural/religious differences
  • Language barriers
  • Stalking
  • Cycle of violence
  • Restraining orders
  • Children and domestic violence
  • Legal issues
  • Abandoned calls

  • When:
    Tuesday, April 22, 2014
    8:30am to 4:30pm
    Note - this is a one-day course!

  • Where:
    Hampton Police Department
    100 Brown Avenue
    Hampton, NH 03842
    For directions and hotel info visit the Training Page or call Lt. Tom Gudaitis at 603-468-4306.

  • Cost:
    $229.00 per seat, volume discount 1-800-537-6937

  • Registration: Course # 13-1628
    Registration required – Domestic Violence Intervention.

  • Area Hotels:
    Ashworth Hotel   |   Hampton House   |   Best Western   |   Lamie's Inn

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