North Carolina Justice Academy

North Carolina Department of Justice

Criminal Intelligence and Analysis

Please check our "Available Training" page for the most current status of the course. 

Who Should Attend:

Law enforcement officers, investigators, supervisors and managers.

Course Goal:

To develop use of criminal intelligence systems and analysis in local law enforcement agencies, to make local law enforcement agencies aware of latest sources of criminal intelligence data, and to provide local law enforcement with additional tools to solve crimes in their jurisdictions.

Course Objectives:

The student will be able to:
1. Define information, crime analysis, and criminal intelligence.
2. Recall history of criminal intelligence efforts and identify related models of developing criminal intelligence and analysis.
3. Identify data sources for collecting crime information.
4. Identify data collection problems and determine the best practices for correcting these problems.
5. Analyze data to develop actionable criminal intelligence.
6. Produce presentations of analysis of criminal intelligence.


This course employs lecture, discussion and practical exercises.

Course Requirements:

Attendance is required at all class sessions. A minimum score of 70% must be achieved on the written final exam.

Special Concerns:
Students must have a working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel.


Register for ALL NCJA classes (traditional classroom and online) on our  North Carolina Justice Academy Training Portal. After signing in to the portal, you can view ALL available classes. If you don’t have a portal account, instructions for creating one are located here.





Course Coordinator:

Kristi Jernigan

Length of Course:

 Three days - 24 hours
Limit 4 students per department.

CICP Credit