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Basic investigative skills for local government

BIS cover 2018Basic investigative skills for local government [PDF, 5.2 MB]

The aim of this publication is to provide council enforcement officers with generic investigative skills. The guideline also supports the national compliance qualification project.

Topics covered include:

  • enforcement and investigative concepts
  • the law of evidence
  • record keeping and file maintenance
  • scene attendance - practical
  • scene attendance - legal / investigative
  • exhibit handling
  • interviews and statements
  • enforcement options
  • the court process.