Investigating Allegations of Staff Sexual Misconduct with Offenders

National Institute of Corrections
American University Washington College of Law
July 10-15, 2005

 

Sunday, July 10, 2005
Start Time End Time Subject Instructor(s)
6:00pm 8:00pm Welcome Dinner at Embassy Suites
at the Chevy Chase Pavilion
4300 Military Road, NW Washington DC 20015
 

Monday, July 11, 2005
Start Time End Time Subject Instructor(s)
8:00am 8:15am Shuttle bus from Embassy Suites to WCL  
8:30am 9:30am Welcome and Introductions Brenda V. Smith
9:30am 10:00am Module 1: Training Objectives Brenda V. Smith
10:00am 10:15am Break
10:15am 10:30am Activity: Identification of Critical Issues Brenda V. Smith
Jaime Yarussi
10:30am 11:30am Module 2: Why Now Brenda V. Smith
11:30am 12:00pm Module 3: State Laws and Investigations
State Laws Criminalizing Sexual Abuse of Individuals in Custody
Keith Reid
Jaime Yarussi
12:00pm 1:00pm Lunch
1:30pm 2:00pm Activity: Criminal Law and Investigations Keith Reid
Jaime Yarussi
2:00pm 2:30pm Module 3: State Laws and Investigations Cont'd
2:30pm 3:00pm Activity: Criminal Law and Investigations Cont'd  
3:00pm 3:15pm Break
3:15pm 4:15pm Module 4: Prison Rape Elimination Act of 2003 Brenda V. Smith
4:15pm 4:30pm Module 5: Action Planning Dee Halley
4:30pm 5:00pm Action Planning In Groups  
5:00pm 5:15pm Shuttle Bus from WCL to Embassy Suites  

Tuesday, July 12, 2005
Start Time End Time Subject Instructor(s)
8:00am 8:15am Shuttle bus from Embassy Suites to WCL  
8:30am 9:00am Review of Day 1
Logistics
Overview
Brenda V. Smith
Jaime Yarussi
9:00am 9:30am Dean's Welcome  
9:30am 10:45am Module 6: Training for Investigators in a Correctional Setting Aaron Aldrich
Keith Reid
10:45am 11:00am Break
11:00am 12:00pm Module 7: Investigative Policy Aaron Aldrich
Wally Carmichael
12:00pm 1:00pm Lunch
1:00pm 2:00pm Activity: Mapping the Path of a Complaint
2:00pm 3:00pm Activity Reporting Out  
3:00pm 3:15pm Break
3:15pm 5:00pm Module 8: Investigative Techniques Darrell Alley
Wally Carmichael
5:00pm 5:30pm Shuttle Bus from WCL to Restaurant 600 - The Watergate  
5:30pm 8:30pm Dinner at Restaurant 600 - The Watergate
8:30pm 9:00pm Shuttle bus from Restaurant 600 - to Embassy Suites

Wednesday, July 13, 2005
Start Time End Time Subject Instructor(s)
8:00am 8:15am Shuttle bus from Embassy Suites to WCL  
8:30am 9:00am Review of Day 2
Logistics
Questions
Brenda V. Smith
Jaime Yarussi
9:00am 10:00am Module 9: The Role of Prosecutors in Cases of Staff Sexual Misconduct with Offenders Roy Austin
10:00am 10:30am Module 10: Operational Practices Darrell Alley
AT Wall
10:30am 10:45am Break
10:45am 12:00pm Operational Practices Continued Darrell Alley
AT Wall
12:00pm 1:00pm Lunch  
1:00am 2:15pm Module 11: Institutional Culture AT Wall
2:15pm 3:15pm Module 12: Gender Differences
Gender Differences
Offender Abuse Histories
Melissa Turner
3:15pm 3:30pm Break  
3:30pm 4:30pm Module 13: Managing Vulnerable Victims Karen Giannakoulias
4:30pm 4:45pm Shuttle bus from WCL to Embassy Suites  

Thursday, July 14, 2005
Start Time End Time Subject Instructor(s)
8:00am 8:15am Shuttle bus from Embassy Suites to WCL  
8:30am 8:45am Review of Day 3
Logistics
Questions
Brenda V. Smith
Jaime Yarussi
8:45am 10:00am Module 14: Legal Liability and Investigations Brenda V. Smith
10:00am 10:15am Break
10:15am 10:45am Legal Liability and Investigations Con't Brenda V. Smith
10:45am 12:30pm Module 15: Human Resource Issues in Investigations of Staff Sexual Misconduct
12:30pm 1:30pm Lunch  
1:30pm 1:45pm Addressing Unanswered Questions and Left-over Issues Brenda V. Smith
1:45pm 3:00pm Module 16: The Media Dan Dunne
3:00pm 3:15pm Break  
3:15pm 4:30pm Report Out on Action Plans All Available Faculty
4:30pm 5:00pm Wrap-up  
5:00pm 5:30pm Shuttle bus from WCL to Embassy Suites  

Friday, July 15, 2005
Start Time End Time Subject Instructor(s)
8:00am 8:15am Shuttle bus from Embassy Suites to WCL  
8:30am 8:45am Review of Day 4
Logistics
Questions
All Available Faculty
8:45am 10:15am Report Out on Action Plans  
10:15am 10:30am Break  
10:30am 11:30am Report Out on Action Plans
11:30am 12:00pm Wrap-up; Evaluations; Certificates  
12:15pm 12:30pm Shuttle bus from WCL to Embassy Suites  
1:00pm Shuttle bus from Embassy Suites to Reagan National Airport  


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