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Electronic Law and Evidence

Course study material covered, on this page, is relevant in the following course(s):
Criminal Investigator Training Program (CITP)
Land Management Police Training (LMPT)
Uniformed Police Training Program (UPTP)



This class gives the student a basic overview of federal laws that relate to the intercept of wire, oral and electronic communications; that track the movements of vehicles and other objects; and that trace telephone calls and electronic communications. This class will also address using video-only surveillance and the federal requirements governing access to stored electronic communications held by an internet service provider (ISP). The class will also address basic issues with searching and seizing computers, and obtaining search warrants for digital evidence.


Available Resources:

AG Memo on Consensual Monitoring (PDF) - May 2002