Upcoming Training Events
Joint Law Enforcement & Prosecutor Impaired Driving Training – Sandy Springs
The Prosecuting Attorneys’ Council of Georgia, in cooperation with the Georgia Governor’s Office of Highway Safety presents: Joint Law Enforcement and Prosecutor Drug Impaired Driving Training in Sandy Springs, Georgia!
Drug-Impaired Driving poses an ever-increasing danger to Georgia motorists, regardless of whether the impairment results from illicit or prescription drugs. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and the National Center for DWI Courts, 18% of motor vehicle driver deaths involved the use of drugs other than alcohol. With more states. opting to legalize marijuana and the ongoing prescription drug problem in the United States, this trend is expected to continue to increase. The investigation and prosecution of DUI Drugs cases poses unique challenges, and prosecutors and law enforcement officers must work, train, and learn together in order to achieve success. This FREE program is specifically designed to bring together police officers and prosecutors in your area to learn and discuss the latest strategies and techniques for investigating and prosecuting DUI-Drugs cases within your jurisdiction.
Training Sessions Include: Drugs and Standardized Field Sobriety Testing, Signs and Symptoms of Drug Impaired Driving, The Drug Recognition Expert Program, Charging Decisions in DUI-Drugs Cases, Drug Impairment Evidence and Case Law, DUI-Drugs: Challenges and Defenses.
For further details or to register for this training, please click the registration link provided.