The Department of Justice’s National Indian Country Training Initiative (NICTI), together with the FBI, BIA and DEA, are pleased to announce a training titled Investigative Techniques Related to the Enforcement of Illicit Drug Trafficking in Indian Country.
This training is for federal, state, and tribal law enforcement and prosecutors who investigate and prosecute drug cases in Indian country. This training will include an overview of the drug problem in Indian country, identification of illicit drugs, proper handling of methamphetamines, heroin, and fentanyl, FBI Safe Trails Task Forces, evidence collection, prosecution considerations for drug cases on tribal lands, safeguarding first responders, disposal of drug evidence under EPA, OSHA, and DOT Standards, NIBIN Resources, Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs, NARCAN Use, and case studies.
The training is scheduled for September 24-26, 2018. It will be held at the National Advocacy Center in Columbia, SC. The US DOJ will cover all travel related expenses and there is no tuition charged for the training.
Please complete and submit the nomination form at the following link for each of your nominees.
Nomination forms are due by July 27, 2018.