WESTERN STATES AUTO THEFT INVESTIGATORS ASSOCIATION
CENTRAL CHAPTER
34TH ANNUAL TRAINING SEMINAR
SEPTEMBER 25-27, 2005

THE BEACH RESORT
2600 Sand Dunes Drive
Monterey, California 93940
(800) 242-8627 / (831) 394-3321 / Fax (831) 393-1912
information@montereybeachresort.com
http://www.montereybeachresort.com/



The Central California Chapter of WSATI hosted the 2005 Training Seminar at the Beach Resort in Monterey, California, starting on Sunday, September 25th, through Tuesday, September 27th, 2005.

Hotel accommodations:

The Beach Resort The Beach Resort is the host hotel and site for all seminar activity.

Additional accommodations were available as follows:

Hilton Monterey   1000 Aguajito Road   Monterey, California

Embassy Suites Hotel   1441 Canyon Del Rey   Seaside, California

Rental Cars:

Discounted car rentals were provided by Enterprise Rent A Car.  They are conveniently located on site at both San Jose and Monterey Airports.  (1-800-593-0505 and mention code 32H7504)

Schedule of Events:

Sunday, September 25, 2005

Seminar Registration Monterey Beach Hotel Lobby     1:00 p.m. 6:00 p.m. 

WSATI Golf at Rancho Canada Golf Course                  12:30 p.m.

Monday, September 26, 2005

Late Registration Monterey Beach Hotel Lobby          7:30 a.m. 8:30 am 

Opening Ceremonies / Keynote Speaker                          9:00 a.m. 12:00 p.m. 

Monterey Beach Hotel - Main Ballroom

Breakout Classes                                                             1:00 p.m. 5:00 p.m.

Tuesday, September 27, 2005

Breakout Classes                                                             8:00 a.m. 12:00 p.m.

                                                                                       1:00 p.m. 5:00 p.m. 

Banquet                                                                           6:00 p.m. 10:00 p.m.

Scheduled Training:

A wide range of topics was covered in breakout style sessions. The course line-up was of interest to both law enforcement and the insurance industry.  The entire course was POST certified for training credit.  The following topics were among those presented at the seminar:

Vehicle Arson / Fraud  Investigations
Sport Compact Car Fraud Investigations
Investigation and Identification of All Terrain Vehicles
Discovery and Analysis of Financial Records
Law Update for Vehicle Theft Investigators
Examinations Under Oath
Investigation and Identification of Heavy Equipment
Investigation and Identification of Commercial Vehicles
Investigation and Identification Watercraft
Forensic Locksmithing
License Plate Reader Programs
Implementation of a Bait Car Program
The Interaction of Law Enforcement and the Insurance Industry
Investigation and Identification of Harley Davidson Motorcycles
Insurance Fraud and Arson Reporting


WSATI GOLF 2005
RANCHO CANADA GOLF COURSE
4860 CARMEL VALLEY ROAD CARMEL, CALIFORNIA

There was an informal golf outing commencing at 12:30 p.m., on Sunday, September 25, 2005.  The committee reserved 14 consecutive Tee times at Rancho Canada Golf Course.  There was room for 56 total players.  

For further information, call or e-mail Golf Coordinator Mike Grove at 559-624-0251 or mgrove@chp.ca.gov.


Additional information concerning the seminar can be obtained by contacting any of the following committee members:

2005 WSATI CENTRAL CHAPTER OFFICERS
NAME / CLICK FOR E-MAIL AGENCY TELEPHONE
President Tom Shepard CHP Central Division 559 675-1025
Vice President Chris Sullivan AAA 559 322-8848
Secretary/Treasurer P.J. O'Donnell LoJack 559 647-6898
WSATI Central Chapter, P.O. Box 27515, Fresno, CA 93729

Click here to return to WSATI Home Page Menu
Click on the man to return to WSATI Home Page Menu
....