Next event:
Crime Analysis & Crisis Negotiation-How Analysts can Assist with Hostage Situations, Barricades & More
  • Thursday, May 17th, 2018
  • 1100-1300 following MARCAN meeting
  • KCPD South Patrol 9701 Marion Park Dr, KC (Annex Building-see map)

Have you ever wondered what your agency’s negotiation team does? Have you been asked to assist or join the team? The goal of crisis and hostage negotiation is the preservation of life and the peaceful resolution of critical incidents wherever possible. So how does crime analysis fit in to crisis negotiation? This presentation will teach you the basics of crisis negotiation, the ways you can assist during a critical incident, and how you can apply those techniques to your everyday work. Specific resources and intelligence gathering processes will be discussed along with several case studies.

Specific topics to be covered:

  • Crisis vs. hostage negotiation
  • Roles within the team
  • Key words & terms
  • Equipment for both team and analyst
  • Analyst’s goals
  • Resources including social media
  • How to convince your team to add you
  • Why you should join CNT
Register using the form at right!

We're hard at work on the 2018 schedule. If you have suggestions or want to present to your peers, please contact us!

St. Louis Area-TBA

Do you have any suggestions for topics you'd like to see? Or do you have something you'd like to present? If so, please contact the Board!



Pay for Registration:
Please bring $5 cash to the event if you want lunch.