The Nebraska Law Enforcement Training Academy held two controlled car accidents for the purpose of accident reconstruction training. Four retired police cruisers, creating one high-speed and one low-speed crash, were used.
Dave Smith talks with Michael Snow, Adjunct Instructor for IPTM. Michael specializes in accident reconstruction and teaches officers what to look for and how to investigate accident scenes. With the advancements in technology and motor vehicles, reconstructing an accident scene has become more difficult and officers must understand what to take into consideration.