Registrations are closed for this event
Date: Friday, February 22, 2019
Time: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
La Salle County Sheriff's Department
707 E. Etna Road
Ottawa, IL
Instructor: Tony Patterson-is an 12-year veteran of the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department 
(IMPD).  Tony currently serves as a staff instructor at the IMPD Training Academy.  He’s a 
certified instructor through the Indiana Law Enforcement Board (ILETB).  Tony also holds many other 
certifications including: Physical Tactics, Level II Survival Tactics, Ground Fighting, Close 
Quarter Combat and Emergency Vehicle Operations. Prior to joining the Academy staff, Tony served as 
a district officer for IMPD.  His responsibilities were patrol duties working some of the busiest 
and highest crime areas in the city.  He is a certified Evidence Technician, Field Training Officer 
as well as a Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) Officer. Tony is currently completing his Bachelor of 
Science Degree in Criminal Justice, from Olivet Nazarene University.

Kevin Hersheberger-is a 15-year veteran of the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department.  Kevin 
started his law enforcement career with the Indianapolis Police Department (IPD) prior to the 
merger of the Marion County Sheriff’s Department and IPD. He proudly serves as a Field Training 
Officer and has trained countless recruit officers. Kevin is a certified instructor through the 
Indiana Law Enforcement Board (ILETB).  He also serves as a member of the Field Training Unit 
Supervision Team.  In this role, he coordinates and oversees scenario based training for recruit 
officers transitioning from the Academy to the
Field Training Unit. Member Fee: $0
Non-Member Fee: $100

This course will discuss the following topics:

•  Define specific terms in a multicultural society
•  Discuss cultural differences and awareness
•  Exam current influences of social media and who it relates to police- community relations
•  Group discussion of current events relating to cultural diversity
•  Assess current subcultures within policing relating to race relations
•  Review the past “sins of our forefathers” connected to policing
•  Discuss the future and how to study strategies to succeed with a multiracial and multicultural 
•  Officers will explore the concept of Emotional Intelligence
•  Scenario based training on how to de-escalate an encounter


MTU 5’s request for certification of this course, as well as Mandate Approval, has been approved by the Illinois Law Enforcement Training and Standard’s Board.
Civil Rights Constitutional and Proper Use of Law Enforcement Authority.
Cultural Competency Procedural Justice
  Introductory Mental Health Awareness   Legal Updates
Human Rights Use of Force (must include scenario based or similar approved training)
  Lead Homicide Investigator   Sexual Assault Trauma Informed Response
  Sexual Assault Investigator Training    
Course enrollment must be made by the agency CEO or designated training officer.  Registration may be made using our on-line course registration link on this website.  All officers enrolled by their department will be assumed to be on duty unless otherwise noted
Mobile In-Service Training Region #5 –Assist Program
Illinois Law Enforcement Training and Standards Board
Serving the Counties of: Bureau – La Salle – Marshall – Putnam - Stark