Jose Torres, Lieutenant

Administrative Policy and Strategy – Lt. Jose Torres – Houston Police Department
This twelve part seminar deals with the topic of Administrative Policy and Strategy. The lectures included within this series were developed by Lieutenant Jose Torres of the Houston Police Department. Lieutenant Torres graduated from the Houston Police Academy in September, 1994. As a Police Officer, he worked in patrol, the Gang Task Force and juvenile investigations, before promoting to Sergeant in April, 2002. He has served within the Command Office of HPD and been assigned to the Houston Police Training Academy. He is a graduate of the Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI) National Academy (Session #243) in Quantico, Virginia.

Principles and Practices
Police Organization and Operations
The Police Supervisor’s Function
Financial Administration
Issues in Police Behavior
Recognizing Ethical Decisions
Personal and Departmental Liability
Police Communications
Reporting and Records
The Application of Technology to Policing
Homeland Security
Present and Emerging Trends in Law Enforcement