Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this training, the student will be able to:

  • Define swatting.

  • Explain the actions of a swatter.

  • Discuss various swatting incidents.

  • Detail the fatal Wichita swatting incident.

  • Recite possible indicators of a swatting incident.

  • Determine best practices for dealing with a swatting incident.

Course Content

  • 1

    Course Documentation

    • Course Information

    • Swatting Learning Objectives

    • Swatting Worksheet

  • 2

    Introduction

    • Introduction

    • Audio: Weigman 9-1-1 Swatting Call

    • Knowledge Checkpoint

  • 3

    What to Know About Swatting

    • What to Know About Swatting

    • Video: What is Swatting?

    • Knowledge Checkpoint

  • 4

    Swatting Incidents

    • Swatting Incidents

    • Video: Threat Of Violence In Lakewood

    • Knowledge Checkpoint

  • 5

    Deadly Swatting Incident

    • Deadly Swatting Incident

    • Video: Call of Duty Swatting Death Explained

    • Video: Man Sentenced to 20 Years for Deadly Swatting Incident

    • Knowledge Checkpoint

  • 6

    Possible Indicators of a Swatting Incident

    • Possible Indicators of a Swatting Incident

    • Video: Stopping the Swatters

    • Knowledge Checkpoint

  • 7

    Best Practices

    • Best Practices

    • Video: Flagler Deputies Respond to 3 ‘Swatting’ Prank Calls

    • Knowledge Checkpoint

  • 8

    Conclusion

    • Conclusion

    • SPD Launches Campaign to Counter Swatting

    • Knowledge Checkpoint

  • 9

    Course Discussion

    • Course Discussion

  • 10

    Final Exam

    • Final Exam - Information

    • Swatting Final Exam

  • 11

    Course Evaluation

    • Course Evaluation