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Hidden Compartments and Other Areas of Concealmens

Length of Seminar: 2 Days
Instructor: Greg Goltz

Course Objective:

Performing a legal search of vehicles and the items inside is of paramount importance to officers in law enforcement. Locating contraband can be challenging with the level of sophisticated methods that many Criminal Organizations take advantage of.

This course will provide insight on the incredible advanced concealment places in land vehicles that smugglers and other people involved in criminal activity hide the drugs, weapons and currency. This course is of strictly concealment methods and the challenges they bring to law enforcement.

Upon Completion:
Participants will be able to:

Locate hidden contraband in very sophisticated compartments
Identify the various ways in which hidden compartments can be located
Understand the inherent value of performing a legal search to the fullest extent of the legal limit
Understand the importance of a thorough search after probable cause is revealed
Apply the use of magnets and understand their value
Identify areas even small-time users may hide small amounts of contraband
Understand how to bypass electrical compartments
Recognize traps in recreational vehicles and campers
Recognize traps in things hauled in or on vehicles






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