Officer Involved Shooting – Supervisor & Management Responsibility – La Mesa

April 02 - 03, 2019   |   La Mesa, CA

There are currently seats available in this class.


La Mesa Police Department
8085 University Avenue
La Mesa, CA 91942

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Class Hours

8:00am – 5:00pm

Course Control Number

9100-10780-18-004, POST CERTIFIED

STC CERTIficate #

STC Certificate #03386270

Course Description

What you will learn:
Legal Aspects:
Current Public Perceptions
Criminal/Administrative Investigations
Case Law
Risk Management Issues

Media Relations:
Controlling the Flow of Information
Press Releases
Managing Media at the Scene
Public Perception
Information Dissemination

Investigative Steps:
The expanded investigative session covers all aspects of a use of force investigation to include controversial issues such as whether or not to allow the involved officer(s) to view video, and voluntary vs. compelled statements. Primary focuses include:
Duties of the on-scene supervisor
Incident command
Duties of the lead investigator
Pre/post education and training for your department

Psychological & Physiological Effects

Fees and Registration: $226.00

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Cancellation Policy:

Effective 8/1/18

All cancellations and substitutions MUST be in writing and directed to the CPOA Training Coordinator @  All refunds will be processed within 30 days from the written date of the cancellation request.

Cancellations made 30 calendar days or more from the first day of your registered course will be refunded minus a $30 cancellation fee.

Cancellations made 29 calendar days to 10 calendar days from the first day of your registered course will receive a 50% refund.

Cancellations made 9 calendar days or less from the first day of your registered course are NOT eligible to receive a refund.

*Registrants who cannot attend a course are strongly encouraged to find a substitution.

Substitution Policy:

CPOA encourages you to make a substitution if a student cannot attend the course; substitutions will be accepted prior to the course in writing and on-site.

Who Should Attend:

Supervisors, managers, investigators and any sworn or
civilian law enforcement officer associated with an OIS
investigation will benefit from this course.


Sergeant Paul Belli

Sergeant Paul Belli has been with the Sacramento County Sheriff’s department since 1998. In his tenure with the department, Sergeant Belli has served assignments as patrol officer, field training officer, high impact motor officer, firearms instructor, and EVOC instructor. Upon his selection to detectives in 2008 Sergeant Belli was assigned to the Sexual Assault and Elder Abuse Bureau before being selected to join the Homicide Bureau where he was assigned for 6 years. Sergeant Belli holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Criminal Justice from CSU Sacramento and two Robert Presley Institute of Criminal Investigations certificates in Homicide and Narcotics investigations. Sergeant Belli is a Homicide Bureau supervisor, a California POST instructor for the Officer Involved Shooting investigations course, and the president of the International Homicide Investigators’ Association.