Assault & Battery


Assault and battery is the combination of two violent crimes: Assault (the threat of violence) and Battery (physical violence). This course will teach officers how to distinguish between the different types of assault and battery offenses. Officers will also learn the different degree of  assault and battery and penalties and punishment for the varying degrees. Topics in this course also include how to conduct an investigation in an assault and battery case and the procedures to follow while an investigation is ongoing.

Duration:  4 hours