Search and Seizure SUPERCHARGED!

Tuesday, May 25th from 0800 to 1700
Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office – Armory Classroom
25500 Airport Road, Punta Gorda, FL 33950

This challenging fast-paced 8-hour course is both a refresher and legal update designed for experienced law enforcement officers who already possess background knowledge and functional experience in search and seizure law. The instruction is advanced uses case studies to explain the development and the current status of the legal aspects of searches and seizures.  This course is Florida-specific includes a discussion of Florida statutes and legal decisions in addition to the applicable federal cases.

The cost of this course is $199 and space is strictly limited to 25 students!

The topics covered in the course include:

  1. The legal developments in the two types of searches since the Supreme Court decision in United States v. Jones.
  2. The legal developments regarding when the use of force constitutes a seizure.
  3. The legal developments in the increased protection being afforded to curtilage.
  4. The complex legal aspects of using traffic stops to conduct drug distribution investigations.
  5. The legal developments in judicially recognized exceptions for warrantless searches and seizures.
  6. Mastering the concept of consent searches, including apparent authority.
  7. Conducting searches and seizures of digital storage devices.
  8. Developments in obtaining cell site location information and pinging cellphone location.
  9. Applying the concept of the “Fourth Amendment Dominos”
  10. Emerging trends in Search and Seizure Law
  11. The evolving law regarding the use of tracking devices and video surveillance and Mosaic Theory.



May 25 2021


8:00 am - 5:00 pm




Charlotte County SO - Armory Classroom
25500 Airport Rd., Punta Gorda, FL 33950


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