Trauma Informed Sexual Assault Investigations Training- Jacksonville

Jacksonville, FL

   Date:      May 22nd | 8:30 - 17:00

Location:  Women's Center of Jacksonville

                  5300 Emerson St., Jacksonville, FL 32207                                       

Trauma informed sexual assault investigations are used at law enforcement agencies around the country. Based on the science of how trauma affects the brain and victim behavior, the new interview techniques yield better evidence to hold offenders accountable. Florida agencies using the trauma informed approach also report higher trust in law enforcement and the criminal justice system.

Registration is FREE, but space is limited. Priority registration is given to Jacksonville Sheriff's Office, Jacksonville Beach Police Department, and Atlantic Beach Police Department area responders.

Instructor: Captain Mike Schentrup, Gainesville Police Department                    

Course topics:

  • Immediate victim responses to trauma 
  • How trauma affects memory and behavior
  • Trauma informed interview technique 
  • Advanced investigative strategies
  • Drug/alcohol facilitated sexual assault investigation strategies


Click here to register!  For more information contact Christa Oralus at