Upcoming events

    • Monday, May 21, 2018
    • 8:00 AM
    • Friday, May 25, 2018
    • 5:00 PM
    • 1500 Main Street Springfield, Massachusetts

    The International Homicide Investigators Association (IHIA) is conducting a Basic Homicide Investigators Course, sponsored by the Office of the Hampden District Attorney the Massachusetts State Police and the Federal Bureau of Investigation – Boston Division. This 5 day/40 hour course of instruction is scheduled for Monday May 21, 2018 thru Friday, May 25, 2017, at the Town Square Building 2ndFloor Conference Room located at 1500 Main Street Springfield, Massachusetts.     

    This program is designed to improve and enhance the abilities of the homicide investigator through the introduction of a core minimum standard of training, while also introducing updates, changes in the law and new advancements in science and technology.

    Topics include: Responsibilities of the Homicide Investigator, Duties of the First Responder, Crime Scene Analysis, Homicide Types & Offender Motivation, Crime Scene processing, Role of the Coroner/Medical Examiner, Investigative Resources & Techniques, Serial Murder, Interview & Interrogation, Suspect development, Victimology, Case Management, Documentation & Report Writing, Media Relations, Prosecution & Legal Matters, Ethics, Stress Management.

    WHO SHOULD ATTEND?  Any Detective, Homicide Investigator, Crime Scene Technician, Coroner/Medical Examiner’s Office Investigator, Prosecutor or First Responder tasked with investigating homicides or other violent crime.  

         The Cost of this course is $350.00 per student, which includes all instructional materials and handouts, a one-year membership in the IHIA, Certificates, ID card and daily refreshments.

       **SPECIAL GROUP RATE– Each individual department/agency registering 3 students paid in full  will receive a 4thFULL TUITION FREE!!  

                For anyone traveling or interested in overnight accommodations, please contact the Sheraton Springfield Monarch Place Hotel One Monarch Place Springfield, Massachusetts. Reservations (888) 627-7126, Rate is $110 + tax mention International Homicide Investigators Association or use the link provided.

         For online Registration and additional information, please visit our website at or contact Detective Joe Rauch at the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office (609) 909-7786 /,Trooper Jeffrey Burke at the Massachusetts State Police -Office of the Hampden District Attorney (413) 505-5947/, or Supervisory Sr. Resident Agent Julia Cowleyat the Federal Bureau of Investigation – Boston Division/Springfield RA (413) 205-1701 / email:
    • Sunday, July 29, 2018
    • 4:00 PM
    • Friday, August 03, 2018
    • 12:00 PM
    • Golden Nugget Hotel - 129 Fremont Street. Las Vegas, NV


    All educational courses and exhibit area will be held

    at the Golden Nugget Hotel

    129 Fremont Street

    Las Vegas, Nevada 89101



    Room Rates:

    $95 - $115 per night (depending on room choice)

    Reservations should be made directly with the Golden Nugget Hotel

    Reservations for the Golden Nugget may be booked over the phone by calling 1-800-331-5731. When booking reservations over the phone, guests must mention following group code:


    Reservation can also be made online:

    Click Here for Hotel Reservations

    Meals and Transportation are not included.

    Networking Events will be held most evenings.

    The Golden Nugget also offers a variety of dining options; browse each of our restaurants’ menus below.

    Click Here for Dining Options

Payments: Cash or Personal Checks, all major Credit/Debit Cards, are all acceptable methods of payment. Our Terms are payment in full within thirty days for all event registrations, unless prior approval is obtained from the International Homicide Investigators Association, Chief Financial Officer.

Refunds Policy: The International Homicide Investigators Association  ("IHIA") has the right to terminate any event registration or membership dues for any reason, including the ending of events or memberships that are already underway. No refunds shall be offered, where an event  or membership is deemed to have begun and is, for all intents and purposes, underway. Any monies that have been paid to us which constitute payment in respect of the provision of unused event services, shall be refunded. 

Cancellation Policy: Minimum 24 hours notice of cancellation required. Notification for instance, in person, via email, mobile phone ‘text message’ and/or fax,  will be acceptable.

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Office: +1 (540) 898-7898

P.O. Box 5507 Tampa,
Florida, 33675

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