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Property and Evidence

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Records

PRA Case Law Update

Hosted by LEIRA  |  Presented by Morgan Damerow, Assistant Attorney General
Where: Online Webinar  |   When: July 27, 2021 @ 10 - 11am
Cost: FREE for LEIRA Members/Non-Members
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Reviews trends in recent litigation impacting the Public Records Act (PRA). Staying abreast of current PRA case law is crucial for local government employees to avoid liability

More about Morgan Damerow:
Morgan Damerow is the Assistant Attorney General with the Attorney General’s Office Local Government Consultation Program. Morgan is one of the program consultants and the program’s lead attorney. Over the last four years, he has represented dozens of state agencies in significant PRA cases in front of trial courts, the Court of Appeals, and the State Supreme Court.
In this position, Morgan helps local governments by providing:
• guidance on responding to public records requests;
• information on resources for developing or updating technology related to public records; and
• best practices for ensuring agencies comply with requests properly and efficiently.
Morgan has worked for the state for over 16 years. During this time he worked as a Section Chief for the AGO’s Labor and Personnel Division and has been lead counsel for numerous state agencies. Prior to this, he was the Prosecutor for the Lummi Nation in Bellingham, Washington. He graduated from the University of Montana, School of Law in 1997 and received his BA in 1990 from Linfield College.

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*To receive a certificate for this training, you must be registered, and you must login to the training using your own unique link that will be emailed out a few days before the training. This link tracks attendance. If you do not login using your link, you will not receive a certificate.*

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Law Enforcement Retention Schedules with WA State Archives

Hosted by LEIRA  |  Presented by Jaime Ganzel of WA State Archives
Where: Online Webinar  |   When: August 12, 2021 @ 10 - 1130am
Cost: FREE for LEIRA Members/Non-Members
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Presented by be Jaime Ganzel of WA State Archives.

Topics will include:

  • Overview of relevant records retention schedules – CORE, LE, Animal Services, and Emergency Communications/911
  • How long do records need to be kept?
  • What records needs to be transferred to the State Archives or WASPC?
  • Where can I learn more about managing records? What other information is available from the Archives?
  • Answers to FAQs about the retention and management of law enforcement records, including retaining
  1. Body cam/dash cam recordings
  2. Social media content
  3. Text messages
  4. Personnel records
  • Cheat sheet on specific DANs that are actually in the CORE schedule that you’d never find on your own (like radar calibration records and ride-along forms…)
  • How can Washington State Archives help your agency?
  • What is the local records grant program?

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*To receive a certificate for this training, you must be registered, and you must login to the training using your own unique link that will be emailed out a few days before the training. This link tracks attendance. If you do not login using your link, you will not receive a certificate.*

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Intro to Public Disclosure for Law Enforcement (September Session)

Hosted by LEIRA  |  Presented by Cathy Munoz of the City of Cheney and Julie Ubert from Lake Stevens PD
Where: Online Webinar  |   When: September 30, 2021 @ 9am - 5pm
Cost: $50 for LEIRA Members/$100 for Non-Members
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Public Disclosure is a never ending, and always changing. This course will help guide you through this daunting topic, give tips, and answer some questions. Some topics will include:

  • Basic Public Disclosure
  • Public Records Act
  • Social Media
  • Body Cams
  • Jail Records
  • Non-Disclosure
  • And More!

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**Members - The Members discount will automatically be applied for all members. To receive the discount, you must be logged in using the email linked to your LEIRA Membership. You can only receive the discount for yourself. If you register guests, the discount will not be applied to them.**

*To receive a certificate for this training, you must be registered, and you must login to the training using your own unique link that will be emailed out a few days before the training. This link tracks attendance. If you do not login using your link, you will not receive a certificate.* 

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Advanced Public Disclosure for Law Enforcement

Hosted by LEIRA  |  Presented by Cathy Munoz from the City of Cheney and Karen Horowitz, Senior Deputy Prosecuting Attorney for Thurston County
Where: Online  |   When: November 2, 2021 @ 9am - 5pm
Cost: $50 for LEIRA Members/$100 for Non-Members
*Must be registered to receive certificate, as these will be auto emailed to all attendees in attendance

This course will go over advanced public disclosure for law enforcement, Juveniles, Advanced Public Records Act, and Redaction

Registration to come 

**Members - The Members discount will automatically be applied for all members. To receive the discount, you must be logged in using the email linked to your LEIRA Membership. You can only receive the discount for yourself. If you register guests, the discount will not be applied to them.**

*To receive a certificate for this training, you must be registered, and you must login to the training using your own unique link that will be emailed out a few days before the training. This link tracks attendance. If you do not login using your link, you will not receive a certificate.* 

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