In-Service - OPRA for Practitioners 22

Brief Description
Class Times 9:00am - 4:00pm
Full Description
One Day Course is designed as a practical, knowledge-centered curriculum for Police Officials, Records Clerks, and Other Government Officials designated as Record Custodians.

REGISTRATION and PAYMENT: Tel. 732-713-4449, Agency PO or check to: Connell Consulting LLC 257 Oak Ridge Rd. Clark, NJ 07066

Title 47 Definition of Government Records
Common Law Doctrine vs/ Statutory Doctrine
Executive Order 9, 11, 69, 123, 21 and 26
Role and Function of the GRC
Synopsis of selected GRC rulings
OPRA fees and related litigation: Fee shifting
Records Redaction: DARM Records Retention Schedule
Time Constraints: Three Thresholds
Privacy Issues: Connell’s Gatekeeper Theory
OPRA’s 24 Exemptions from Disclosure
Civil/Administrative Liability for Police, Records Custodians, Government Supervisors and Law Enforcement Executives
OPRA Requests — Citizens and the media
Special Topics: 9-1-1 Tapes Use of Force Forms Taped phones at headquarters Emails Cameras in cars MDT’s School bus routes OPRA vs/Discovery Case law: Colts Neck OPRA Countersuit
NJ Press Shield Law, 2A:84a-21 Same team: cops & clerks OPRA activists : Dealing with the Overzealous Legal Advisor for Records Custodian
Training Dates
03/31/2022 - 03/31/2022
7h 0m
None Specified
Training Location
Monmouth County Police Academy
2000 Kozloski Road
Freehold, NJ  07728
Reporting Instructions
Report to the Monmouth Sheriff's OEM Building
2500 Kosloski Road, Freehold, NJ 07728,
Signup Details
A portal account is required to register for classes. To establish an account, return to the login page and follow the instructions for "How to Register for In-Service Classes". You must have your supervisor's approval prior to registering for any in-service courses. Registration by phone or fax is not accepted.

TRAINING OFFICERS: Authorized officials may register multiple officers from their agency in a class. If you are authorized to register personnel on behalf of your law enforcement agency, return to the Portal homepage and follow the instructions for "Training Coordinator Authorization".

Questions regarding classes, registration or Training Coordinator access should be directed to the Monmouth County Police Academy Administrative Office, phone: (732) 577-8710.

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