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911 Call Taking Law Enforcement

Supplies

  • Computer/Laptop qt. 1

    Must have Adobe Acrobat/Reader installed

  • Proper Power Cords/Connections qt. 1
  • Timer qt. 1
  • Phones qt. 2

    One phone with speakerphone capabilities for the competitor, One phone for the actor, Two phones must be able to make and receive calls

  • Digital Emergency Call Sheet qt. 1
  • Rubric/Score Sheets qt. 1
  • Writing Utensil qt. 1

Space/Location/Rooms

  • Room Caller Room

    These areas should be secluded and not visible to anyone other than those directly involved in the event.

  • Actor Room Room

    These areas should be secluded and not visible to anyone other than those directly involved in the event.

Agility Course Law Enforcement

Supplies

  • Tape to mark start/stop lines for each stage qt. 1
  • 4’ simulated wall, competitors must go completely over the wall qt. 1
  • Low crawl obstacle 2.5’ high by 3’ wide, for a distance of 3 yards (9 ft), padding must be provided for the area under the low crawl. qt. 1
  • 8” step box capable of holding competitor with full duty gear qt. 1
  • Large Cones qt. 8

    8 Large Cones (4 large cones for Serpentine run. See diagram for placement)(3 large cones for 90 degree turns)(1 large cone for suspect identification)

  • Mannequin drag (an approximately 150 pound “dummy” with harness for pulling ) qt. 1
  • Laser Targeting System qt. 1
  • Stopwatch qt. 1
  • Red Flags qt. 9

    (for event assistants)

  • Suspect “Script” qt. 1
  • Rubric/Score Sheets qt. 1
  • Writing utensil qt. 1
  • Suspect posters to place at “suspect identification” station qt. 3

    use of suspect posters are allowed if actors are unavailable. Posters shall be mounted and secured at least 12" off the ground. Posters need to be secured to negate wind blowing them out of veiw during the event.


Space/Location/Rooms

  • Large Area Indoor/ outdoors

    This event must be held in an area large enough to allow for the event stages to be properly spaced. Ground surface must be of solid surface and flat as to not create an increased level of difficulty or safety hazard for the competitors. (examples: athletic gyms, cafeterias, and large common areas are acceptable locations for this event. Areas with sand, mud, and turf are not acceptable)

Agility Course Individual Fire

Supplies

  • 150 feet of 1.5 inch fire hose with an attached hose line nozzle qt. 1

    Hose line will need to be painted at 8’ and 25’ sections from the coupling on the nozzle side prior to the event

  • traffic cones qt. 13
  • red flag qt. 1
  • Drag mannequin qt. 1

    an approximately 150 pound “dummy” with harness for pulling

  • Tape measure qt. 1
  • 10 lb Sledge hammer qt. 1
  • piece of fire equipment weighing 20 - 30 lbs. qt. 1

    (ie: large fire extinguisher, chainsaw without chain, water can, etc.)

  • five gallon bucket with a carry handle filled with kitty litter qt. 1

    (extras should be available in the event a handle breaks during the competition)

  • Bus sized tire qt. 1
  • Rubric/Score Sheets qt. 1
  • Writing Utensil qt. 1
  • Timer qt. 1

Space/Location/Rooms

  • Large Area Outdoor

    A paved or grassy area large enough to accommodate a total straight distance of 120 feet.

Agility Course Team Fire

Supplies

  • 1.5 inch fire hose with an attached hose line nozzle qt. 1

    150 feet

  • Traffic Cones qt. 13
  • Red Flag qt. 1
  • Drag Mannequin qt. 1

    an approximately 150 pound “dummy”

  • Tape measure qt. 1
  • Bus sized tire qt. 1
  • Rubric/Score Sheets qt. 1
  • Writing Utensil qt. 1
  • Timer qt. 1

Space/Location/Rooms

  • Large Area Outdoor

    A paved or grassy area large enough to accommodate a total straight distance of 170 feet.

Anthropology Forensic Science

Supplies

  • Assorted Simulated Human Bones qt. 20
  • Rubric/Score Sheets 
  • Timer qt. 2

Space/Location/Rooms

  • Class or flex area Indoor

    large enough to accommodate competitors, judges, and a table containing bones.

Blood Spatter Analysis Forensic Science

Supplies

  • Blood Spatter qt. 1
  • Rubric/Score Sheets qt. 1
  • Writing Utensil qt. 1
  • Timer qt. 1

Space/Location/Rooms

  • Large Area Indoor

    Mock crime scene with significant blood spatter pattern. Classroom or flex area large enough to accommodate competitors and crime scene.

Building Search Law Enforcement

Supplies

  • Timer qt. 1
  • Simulated weapons qt. 1
  • Reflective Safety Vests for Judges qt. 1
  • Materials to black out room, if necessary qt. 1
  • Rubric/Score Sheets qt. 1

Space/Location/Rooms

  • Multiple Connected Rooms Indoor
Bunker Gear Race Fire

Supplies

  • Timer qt. 1
  • Rubric/Score Sheets qt. 1
  • Writing Utensil qt. 1

Space/Location/Rooms

  • Large area indoor/outdoor

    This event may be held in a room large enough to accommodate three people and the Bunker Gear setup. The event may also be held outdoors on a solid ground surface and flat as to not create an increased level of difficulty or safety hazard for the competitors. (examples: athletic gyms, cafeterias, and large common areas are acceptable locations for this event. Areas with sand, mud, or unlevel ground are unacceptable)

Cell Extraction Corrections

Supplies

  • Materials needed to create/represent a mock jail cell qt. 1
  • Timer qt. 1
  • Rubric/Score Sheets qt. 1
  • Writing Utensil qt. 1

Space/Location/Rooms

  • Large Room or Jail Cell Indoor
Closing Argument Courts

Supplies

  • Tables and chairs for competitors qt. 1
  • Table and chairs for judges qt. 1
  • Presentation table qt. 1
  • Timer qt. 1
  • Multiple copies of the criminal case file qt. 1
  • Rubric/Score sheet qt. 1
  • Writing utensil qt. 1

Space/Location/Rooms

  • Large Room Indoor

    Room for competitors to prepare their case

  • Simulated courtroom Indoor
Correctional Institute Design Corrections

Supplies

  • Table for presentation materials qt. 1
  • Table and 2 chairs for Judge and Room Moderator qt. 1
  • Timer qt. 1
  • Rubrics qt. 1

Space/Location/Rooms

  • Classroom or large flex area Indoor

    Classroom or flex area large enough to accomodate competitors, judges, room moderator and tables.

Crash Investigation Law Enforcement

Supplies

  • Vehicle for the purpose of setting up a crash scene qt. 2
  • Timer qt. 1
  • Rubric/Score Sheet qt. 1
  • Writing Utensil qt. 1

Space/Location/Rooms

  • Large Area Outdoor

    Outdoor area large enough to accomodate a simulated crash scene.

Crime Scene Investigation Forensic Science

Supplies

  • Mock Crime Scene qt. 1
  • Item to be packaged by competitors 

    # of teams = # of items needed. Provide enough of the same type of item so that unpackaging does not have to be completed between teams. Example: The packaged item is a wine glass. 10 teams = 10 individual wine glasses

  • Timer qt. 1
  • Rubric/Score Sheets qt. 1
  • Writing Utensil qt. 1

Space/Location/Rooms

  • Large Classroom or Flex Area Indoor

    A classroom or flex area large enough to accommodate a three person team, a judge, moderator, and a crime scene. This area should be secluded and not visible to anyone other than those directly involved in the event.

  • Large Classroom or Flex Area Indoor

    A classroom or flex area large enough to accommodate a three person team, a judge, and a moderator. This room will need to be close to the Crime Scene location, however competitors shall not be able to view or hear actions taking place in the crime scene room.

Disturbance Call Law Enforcement

Supplies

  • Simulated weapons qt. 1

    (knife, gun) if used during scenario by actors

  • Timer qt. 1
  • Rubric/Score Sheet qt. 1
  • Writing Utensil qt. 1

Space/Location/Rooms

  • Classroom or large flex area Indoor

    Classroom or flex area large enough to accommodate the Judge, Moderator, Actors, Competitors.

Felony Traffic Stop Law Enforcement

Supplies

  • Patrol Vehicles equipped with light bar/ siren/ PA system qt. 2
  • Civilian Vehicle (if keyless entry, keys must be available to the actor for use in simulation) qt. 1
  • Any weapons or simulated contraband required as part of the scenario for the actor(s). qt. 1

Space/Location/Rooms

  • Large Concrete Area Outdoor

    Concrete outdoor area with enough room to accomodate 2 patrol vehicles and 1 civilian vehicle in a standard high risk traffic stop formation. This event will be conducted outdoors regardless of weather conditions.

Fiber Analysis Forensic Science

Supplies

  • One sealed evidence package per team with several pieces of the selected fiber enclosed in a paper bindle. qt. 1

    (each team must be provided an identical fiber sample for analysis. Example: 10 teams= 10 sealed evidence packages containing fiber evidence.)

  • 3 “known” evidence samples for comparison in Phase II wrapped in paper bindle or coin envelope only qt. 1

    ( Example: 10 teams = 10 known A, 10 known B, 10 known C)

  • Long handled lighter qt. 1
  • Votive type candle qt. 1
  • Compound microscopes qt. 2
  • Evidence Tape qt. 1
  • Timer qt. 1
  • Rubric/Score Sheets qt. 1
  • Writing Utensil qt. 1
  • Manilla Folder to place each teams documents in qt. 1

Space/Location/Rooms

  • Science Classroom with lab height tables Indoor

    Science classroom with lab height tables preferred, lab stools or chairs for students to sit on during analysis and writing phases.

Fingerprint Collection and Analysis Forensic Science

Supplies

  • Object containing 1 print per item per competitor. qt. 2

    (Each competitor shall receive the same items for fingerprinting, no exceptions. Example: 1 wine glass, 1 metal spoon is provided for competitor number 1. You will need an identical wine glass and metal spoon for each competitor. 10 Competitors = 10 identical wine glasses, 10 identical metal spoons. The same number of workable fingerprints shall be left on each item in the same relative location.)

  • Timer qt. 1
  • Fingerprint backing cards qt. 2

    ( 2 per competitor )

  • Paperwork for Phase II qt. 1
  • Rubric/Score Sheets qt. 1
  • Writing Utensil qt. 1
  • Manila envelope to contain each of the competitors completed documents qt. 1

Space/Location/Rooms

  • Classroom or large flex area Indoor

    Phase I: Individual workstations for each competitor. Standing height tables are preferred when available. Classroom or flex area large enough to accommodate competitors and tables.

  • Classroom or large flex area Indoor

    Phase II: Individual workstations for each competitor. Each competitor must be provided a chair and a work surface suitable for spreading out multiple documents for analysis. The competitors may not be seated in a position to view another competitors documents. Classroom or flex area large enough to accommodate competitors and tables.

First Responder Fire

Supplies

  • CPR Dummy or Mannequin qt. 1
  • Training AED qt. 1
  • Timer qt. 1
  • Rubric/Score Sheets qt. 1
  • Writing Utensil qt. 1

Space/Location/Rooms

  • Large Area indoor/outdoor

    This event may be held in a room large enough to accommodate three people and the event scenario. The event may also be held outdoors on a solid ground surface and flat as to not create an increased level of difficulty or safety hazard for the competitors. (examples: athletic gyms, cafeterias, and common areas are acceptable locations for this event. Areas with sand, mud, or unlevel ground are unacceptable)

Foot Pursuit Law Enforcement

Supplies

  • Timer qt. 1
  • Rubric/Score Sheets qt. 1
  • Writing Utensil qt. 1

Space/Location/Rooms

  • Large Area indoor/outdoor

    This event must be held in an area large enough to allow for the event requirements. The area needs to contain at least two (2) corners for the competitor to clear. This event may be conducted indoors or outdoors.

Inmate Processing Corrections

Supplies

  • Booking station that includes fingerprint card holder and an ink pad qt. 1
  • Handcuffs qt. 1
  • Weapon if used in the scenario qt. 1
  • Disinfectant wipes qt. 1
  • Cleaning supplies to remove ink from inmate qt. 1
  • Inventory form qt. 1
  • Inmate fingerprint card qt. 1
  • Rubric/Score Sheets qt. 1
  • Writing Utensil qt. 1

Space/Location/Rooms

  • Large Room Indoor
Job Interview General

Supplies

  • Chair qt. 7

    3 chairs for INTERVIEW 4 chairs for TESTING

  • Table qt. 4

    1 table for INTERVIEW 3 tables ( Tester,Tester, Moderator) for TESTING

  • Copies of tests provided by TPSA board. qt. 1

    for TESTING


Space/Location/Rooms

  • Classroom or large flex area Indoor

    FOR INTERVIEW: Classroom or flex area large enough to accommodate competitors, judges, room moderator and tables.

  • Classroom or large flex area Indoor

    FOR TESTING: Classroom or flex area large enough to accommodate competitors, judges, room moderator and tables.

Opening Statement Courts

Supplies

  • Tables and Chairs for competitors qt. 1
  • Presentation table qt. 1
  • Table and Chairs for judges qt. 1
  • Timer qt. 1
  • Multiple copies of the criminal case file qt. 1
  • Rubric/Score sheet qt. 1
  • Writing utensil qt. 1

Space/Location/Rooms

  • Room for competitors to prepare their case Indoor
  • Simulated courtroom Indoor
Qualifying an Expert Witness Courts

Supplies

  • Tables and Chairs for competitors qt. 1
  • Presentation Table qt. 1
  • Tables and Chairs for judges qt. 1
  • Timer qt. 1
  • Multiple copies of the event scenario qt. 1

    This must include the case in which the expert is testifying. Specification of the scientific field of expertise to the competitor. Curriculum Vitae of the Expert Witness.

  • Rubric/Score sheet qt. 1
  • Writing utensil qt. 1

Space/Location/Rooms

  • Classroom or large flex area Indoor

    Room for competitors to prepare predicate questions

  • Classroom or Large Flex Area Indoor

    Room for competitors to qualify the expert witness

Report Writing Law Enforcement

Supplies

  • Computer qt. 1

    (For Video Projection, competitors are not provided with computers) Event computer must have a USB connection

  • Projector qt. 1
  • Speakers qt. 1
  • Internet Connection qt. 1
  • Proper Connection Cords qt. 1
  • Timer qt. 1
  • Video containing event scenario qt. 1
  • Rubric/Score Sheets qt. 1
  • Blank Paper  

    Enough for all competitors to write their notes

  • Extra Pencils 

    In case of broken leads


Space/Location/Rooms

  • Classroom or large flex area Indoor

    A classroom or flex area large enough to accomodate all competitors and personnel. This area should be secluded and not visible to anyone other than those directly involved in the event.

Search and Rescue Fire

Supplies

  • Timer qt. 1
  • Simulated walls qt. 1

    (ie: Tables, temp. Walls, solid material, etc)

  • Open doorway or simulated doorway qt. 1
  • Blacked out goggles if a darked out room(s) is/are not available qt. 1
  • Tape qt. 1
  • Tools/Equipment for maze qt. 1

    (ie: Sledge hammer, pick axe, flat head axe, rope, fire extinguisher, etc.)

  • Baby mannequin or doll qt. 1
  • Materials to black out room, if necessary qt. 1
  • Rubric/Score Sheets qt. 1
  • Writing Utensil qt. 1

Space/Location/Rooms

  • A large dark room or multiple small dark connected rooms Indoor
Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) Law Enforcement

Supplies

  • Timer qt. 1
  • Rubric/Score Sheets qt. 1
  • Writing Utensil qt. 1

Space/Location/Rooms

  • Multiple Connected Rooms Indoor

    (False walls may be used)

Traffic Stop Law Enforcement

Supplies

  • Patrol Vehicle equipped with light bar/ siren/ PA system qt. 1
  • Civilian Vehicle qt. 1

Space/Location/Rooms

  • Concrete Area Outdoor

    Concrete outdoor area with enough room to accommodate a patrol vehicle and a civilian vehicle in a standard traffic stop. This event will be conducted outdoors regardless of weather conditions.

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