North Carolina Justice Academy

North Carolina Department of Justice

Cold Case - Techniques for Unresolved Investigations

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

Who Should Attend:

Detectives, Crime Scene Investigators, Patrol Officers, Supervisors

Course Goal:

To provide an overview of the lead investigator’s responsibilities during a cold case homicide investigation and enable the student to effectively initiate and investigate a previously unresolved murder. 

Course Objectives:

Topics Covered:  Methodologies and Techniques for a Cold Case Investigation, Establishing a Cold Case Investigative Unit, Cold Case Solvability Factors, Cold Case Pitfalls, Prosecutorial Considerations, Cold Case Interrogations, Statement Analysis, and Cognitive Interviewing.   



Course Requirements:

100% Attendance 

Dual Registration & Fee:

Fee: $135.00

  • Agencies Pay Instructor Directly - Call 336-813-3299 OR Mail Check to Joe D. Kennedy -BlueLine Training Group, LLC
308 Ryder Cup Lane
Clemmons, NC 27012
  • ​Register for ALL NCJA classes (online, traditional, web-based) 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:

Casson Reynolds

Length of Course:

2 days - 16 hours

Agency Limit: 5


CICP Credit