My company has partnered with Rick Serrato's firm "Serrato & Associates" to
provide some great specialized training to the investigative community.
Currently, this course is taught all over California to law enforcement but a
Mobile Training Team is available to come to your location and provide this
training throughout the Continental United States as well. Must provide proof of
occupation on day of course. If unsure what you need to bring, reply to:
with your name, phone number, email and occupation
including state if not California.
Human Intelligence Development, what is it?
Human Intelligence Development aka informant development and handling is one of
the most widely used methods of gathering information in state and federal law
enforcement. Rick Serrato has used and perfected this technique over his law
enforcement career and now is offering the same course he offers to law
enforcement officers statewide to investigative professionals in the Southern
For the price of a night out with the family, you can attend an 8 hour
presentation on Human Intelligence Development in Chino, CA on January 29th,
2011. Space is limited so sign up early!
SERRATO & ASSOCIATES, INC.andIntelligent Ops International
HUMAN INTELLIGENCE DEVELOPMENT
“Cultivating & Developing Informants”
Course Description: This 8 hour class will cover the current trend
“Intelligence-Led Policing” and how to effectively gather information and
cultivate Informants. The students will learn the various types of Informants,
legal issues, liability when using Informant information. Interviewing of
potential Informants will be discussed as well as court procedures. Every type
of investigation may lead to Individuals (Informants) who can provide valuable
Investigative professionals will learn how to effectively contact law
enforcement and provide information without jeopardizing their Informants
identity. This is an excellent class for anyone in the investigative field who
deal or may deal with law enforcement and informants.
Discuss Current Trend: Intelligence-Led Policing
Developing Informants in custody or out in the field
Cultivating Informants: Effective Interview Techniques
Liability Issues & How to Protect Cooperating Informants
How to effectively contact law enforcement for assistance
Preparing Reports & Court Procedures
Instructor: Rick Serrato–Santa Ana PD (Retired), and Serrato & Associates -
Westminster PD – Reserve Detective “O. C. Human Trafficking Task
Rick is a 29 year law enforcement veteran with over 21 years of experience
as an Investigator. He has worked both Street/Major Narcotics for over 18 years
including an assignment with Orange County RNSP for a total of 8 years and
assignment to the Covert Operations Informant Network Unit. He is a certified
P.O.S.T. Instructor and teaches Major Drug Trafficking, Undercover Operations,
and Informant Management for the California DOJ Advanced Training Center. Rick
is currently working for Westminster PD as a Detective assigned to the Human
Trafficking Task Force. He has instructed “Informant Development & Management”
for over 13 years and has consulted “Informant Management” & “Undercover
Operations” issues for State/Federal Courts, & Law Enforcement Agencies. Rick
is also the California Narcotic Officers’ Association State Vice President. He
is the recipient of the 2002 “State Narcotic Officer of the Year” award and the
2005 International Narcotic Officers award of “Special Recognition”.
Date & Time: Saturday, January 29th, 2010. 8am – 5pm
Location: Serrato & Associates, 5530 Schaefer Avenue, #F, Chino, California,
Cost: Early Registration: $65 covers Instruction & Handout.
Late Registration (after January 15th): $75.
This course is filling up quickly so register early!
Register: Send a check or money order to: Serrato & Associates: 6939
Schaefer Avenue, #I-340, Chino, California, 91710 or pay by credit card by
sending your payment through pay pal to: president@...
or send an
email to president@...
requesting a credit card authorization
form for the course. Please leave Name, Email and Phone Number just in case the
For more info on this class, contact: (909) 548-7799.
In addition, for those who can't make it to this training in Southern California
or would rather attend one in Northern California, we are putting together a
course in that area but need to know how many people are interested in
attending. Please send an email to president@...
interest in this course and we will contact you for further information about
the Northern California course.
Intelligent Ops International, Inc.
Federally Certified Contractor (DOD/VA)
Licensed California PI #25445
Business: (760) 333-6978
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