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Seminar Title:  
Hidden Compartments and Other areas of Concealment

DATES:  1/24/2023 through 1/25/2023

INSTRUCTOR(S):  Greg Goltz

LOCATION:  University of Maine-Hutchinson Center - 80 Belmont Avenue, Belfast , ME  04915

HOTEL:  Belfast Harbour Inn - Belfast , ME  207-338-2740
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COURSE REGISTRATION FEE:  $350.00 Includes all training materials, and a Certificate of Completion.

Instructor Bio

Greg Goltz is a 33 year veteran State Trooper with a large Midwest state police agency. He is the instructor for his agency in Criminal Interdiction/Patrolling and has instructed Criminal Interdiction/Patrolling to thousands of law enforcement officers and their agencies from all over the United States. Greg is a veteran Police Service Dog handler, Firearms Instructor and Troop C Team Leader for SWAT. He also worked very successfully in undercover operations purchasing illegal drugs of all kinds. While working in the Uniform Division he has seized millions of dollars in United States currency and literally thousands of pounds of contraband all while making normal traffic stops that he turned into Criminal Interdiction arrests.

He created his own corporate business known as CRIMINALaddiction Inc. and now travels all over the United States putting on seminars about these topics of: Criminal/Drug Interdiction Techniques. and Concealment Locations and Hidden Compartments and Other areas of Concealment. He is a declared Expert witness in both the State and Federal court systems and actively testifies about this subject matter.  He has received numerous awards for his Interdiction efforts and the training he provides, and currently has several “record size” seizures.  He also has made presentations about this subject matter to several Governors.  Greg is also responsible for very important case law that better enables officers to do this work including the now important United States v. Morgan, Walker, Jones. . He still works the road in the Uniform Division and still actively pursues these criminals during his everyday encounters. He also still works with other officers who have had tremendous success using these techniques. Join him, as he wants to spread his knowledge of catching “bad guys” and learn firsthand from individuals who are out there every day working the “ins and outs” of criminal interdiction.

Pre-Payment is not required to register or attend IN-PERSON seminars. Pre-payment is required for WEBINARS and ONLINE COURSES.


Course Objectives

The searching of vehicles and items inside of vehicles is of paramount importance to officers in law enforcement. The search of these areas result from many legal practices. Locating contraband can be challenging with the sophistication that many Criminal Organizations take advantage of.

Participants will learn of 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.

After attending:
Each student attending will have been provided the instruction to:

  • Locating hidden contraband in very sophisticated compartments
  • Learn various ways hidden compartments can be located
  • See the inherent value to take legal searches to the legal limit
  • Learning the importance of a thorough search after Probable Cause is revealed
  • Discovering magnets and their value
  • Learning of areas even small-time users may hide small amounts of contraband.
  • Learning how to bypass electrical compartments
  • Discovering traps in Recreational Vehicles and Campers
  • Discovering traps in other things hauled in or on vehicles

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