Back by popular demand and now expanded to 8 hours! With all of today's legal issues surrounding human resources, it is important upfront to perform consistent, fair & in-depth backgrounds on those candidate desiring to work for your department. This course focuses on the "best practices" model of performing detailed background investigations on your candidates for hire. Those responsible for hiring new police officers will learn the latest legal implications, strategies & techniques to find the most information possible in assisting with the hiring process for your agency. The course will begin with an overview & importance of backgrounds, followed by legal considerations, military documents & an exploration of "areas of concern" and social media. Learn from MPD experts with years of experience.