Ocean County Police Academy

March 22, 2019



Allen Bloodgood, Instructor & Civil Service Coordinator
J. Harris Academy of Police Training

Critical Case Law Overview for New Jersey K9 Officers


Course Description:

K9 Officers are expected to perform a variety of tasks from apprehending suspects to conducting searches for evidence.  K9 Officers must stay current on very specific areas of not only arrest, search and seizure but the use of force as well.  This course is designed to provide a comprehensive overview of the critical areas for a K9 Officer.  This course will cover; avoiding civil rights violations, preserving Qualified Immunity, the Use of Force in New Jersey and the Third Circuit, Intentional Conduct versus Mistakes, requirements for a K9 announcement as well as K9 Arrest, Search and Seizure issues. This course a must for all K9 Officers and their supervisors. 


Only $85.00 per person