Workshop

Police Training on Victim and Witness Protection at the Khmer Rouge Tribunal and Beyond

The 4th in a series of police trainings at KAF-partner KID deals with the internal rules of the Khmer Rouge Tribunal, international standards of witness and victim protection and psychological trauma. Manuals will be provided for future application.

Details

Agenda

Police Training

"Witness Protection"

From 14th - 29th January 2007

At KID's Officer: #5, St. 57, Sangkat Boeung Keng Kang I, Phnom Penh

Monday 14th January 2008

Morning

8:00 - 8:30

Opening Ceremony

8:30 - 9:45

Module I: Introduction to the ECCC (Trained by ....)

  • Brief historical background of the ECCC
  • Purpose of creating the ECCC
  • Court Structure (Office of the administration, Pre-trial Chamber, Trial Chamber, Supreme Courts, etc.)
9:45 - 10:00

Break

10:00 - 12:00

  • The Officials of the ECCC (Trial Judges, Co-prosecutors, Co-investigating Judges)
  • Jurisdiction of the ECCC
12:00 - 14:00

Lunch

Afternoon (Trained by ....)

14:00 - 15:30

  • Criminal Procedures used within the ECCC
15:30 - 15:45

Break

15:45 - 17:00

  • Judicial Principles

Tuesday 15th January 2008

(Trained by Mr. SO Hoeun, Program Coordinator-KID)

Morning

8:00 - 9:45

Module II: Internal Rule of the ICC and the ECCC regarding Victim and Witness Protection

  • Expectation
  • Pre-test
  • Chapter I: Internal Rule of the ICC
    • Section 1: Introduction
9:45 - 10:00

Break

10:00 - 12:00

  • Chapter I: Internal Rule of the ICC
    • Section 2: Beneficiaries of the Protective Measures
12:00 - 14:00

Lunch

Afternoon

14:00 - 15:30

  • Chapter I: Internal Rule of the ICC
    • Section 3: Importance of Witnesses in Court Procedures
15:30 - 15:45Break

15:45 - 17:00

  • Chapter I: Internal Rule of the ICC
    • Section 4: Witness-Victim Protection and the Rights of the Accused

Wednesday 16th January 2008

(Trained by Mr. SO Hoeun, Program Coordinator (KID)

Morning

8:00 - 9:45

  • Chapter I: Internal Rule of the ICC
    • Section 5: Institutions for Victim-Witness Protection
    • Section 6: Other Protective Measures
9:45 - 10:00

Break

10:00 - 12:00

  • Chapter II: Internal Rule of the ECCC
    • Section 1: Beneficiaries of the Protective Measures
12:00 - 14:00

Lunch

Afternoon

14:00 - 15:30

  • Chapter II: Internal Rule of the ECCC
    • Section 2: Competent Institutions regarding Victim and Witness Protection
15:30 - 15:45

Break

15:45 - 17:00

  • Chapter II: Internal Rule of the ECCC
    • Section 3: Different Phases of Protection
      • Before Trial Phase
      • During Trial Phase
      • Post-Trial Phase
  • Post-test

Thursday 17th January 2008

(Trained by Dr. Muny Sothara, Ms. Chhay Marideth, Ms. Pov Maline and Mr. Tang Soeung Hun, Staffs of Transcultural Psychosocial Organization (TPO)

Morning

8:00 - 9:45

  • Module III: Psychological and Mental Health Support
    • Pre-test
    • Introduction
    • Introduction to Mental Health, Mental Illness Causes,
    • Common Types of Mental Disorder
9:45 - 10:00

Break

10:00 - 12:00

  • Trauma (Definition, Types of Trauma, Reactions to Trauma)
12:00 - 14:00

Lunch

Afternoon

14:00 - 15:30

  • Post-Traumatic-Stress Disorder (PTSD)
15:30 - 15:45

Break

15:45 - 17:00

  • How to approach someone with trauma or PTSD

Friday 18th January 2008

(Trained by Dr. Muny Sothara, Ms. Chhay Marideth, Ms. Pov Maline and Mr. Tang Soeung Hun, Staffs of Transcultural Psychosocial Organization (TPO)

Morning

8:00 - 9:45

Types of Trauma Intervention

9:45 - 10:00

Break

10:00 - 12:00

Secondary Trauma

12:00 - 14:00

Lunch

Afternoon

14:00 - 15:30

Coping with own feeling and own reactions

15:30 - 15:45

Break

15:45 - 17:00

Recap the whole 2-day Course

Questions and Answers

Post-test

Monday 21st January 2008

(Trained by Mr. Dieter Lohrmann, and Mr. Dietrich Asmussen, Experts for International Governance Consulting)

Morning

8:00 - 10:00

  • Module IV: Witness Protection (international experiences)
    • Introduction
    • Explanation of the Training Course
10:00 - 10:20

Break

10:20 - 12:00

    • Legal Aspects of War Crimes in Germany
    • he Nuremberg Trials
    • The Destruction of Dresden
12:00 - 14:00

Lunch

Afternoon

14:00 - 15:15

    • Historical review of Khmer Rouge era
    • A comparison between Nuremberg trials, the ECCC, and other International courts
15:15 - 15:30

Break

15:30 - 17:00

    • A comparison between Nuremberg trials, the ECCC, and other International courts
    • Movie: “The Killing Fields” with explanations

Tuesday 22nd January 2008

(Trained by Mr. Dieter Lohrmann and Mr. Dietrich Asmussen, Experts in International Governance Consulting)

Morning

8:00 - 9:45

    • Resumption of Introduction
    • The Competency of the Police in the Victim and Witness Protection Unit
10:00 - 10:20

Break

10:20 - 12:00

    • Victim and Witness Protection
    • Organizational Chart
    • Physical self-protection of the witness
12:00 - 14:00

Lunch

Afternoon

14:00 - 15:15

Victim and Witness Protection

    • Responsibilities
    • Target Groups
15:15 - 15:30

Break

15:30 - 17:00

Victim and Witness Protection

  • Operational Structure
  • Exhaustive Interview
  • Movie: Killing Fields

Wednesday 23rd January 2008

(Trained by Mr. Dieter Lohrmann and Dietrich Asmussen, Experts in International Governance Consulting)

Morning

8:00 - 10:00

Equipment for Victim and Witness Protection Unit

  • Personal Requirements for the officers of a VWPU
  • Interview form
  • Self Defence and restraining techniques
10:00 - 10:20

Break

10:20 - 12:00

  • Assessment and Mamagement
  • Collecting data in Cambodia
  • Quantity and quality of crimes in Cambodia and Germany
  • Individual Measures of Personal Security
12:00 - 14:00

Lunch

Afternoon

14:00 - 15:15

  • Risk Levels
  • Test 1
  • Motorized Escort
15:15 - 15:30

Break

15:30 - 17:00

  • Summary of assessment and management
  • Resumption of film "Killing Fields"
  • Exercised - Rehearsal

Thursday 24th January 2008

(Trained by Mr. Dieter Lohrmann and Dietrich Asmussen, Experts in International Governance Consulting)

Morning

8:00 - 10:00

  • Protection Measures for the witness

  • Physical self-protection of the witness

  • Advice on how the witness should conduct themselves

10:00 - 10:20

Break

10:20 - 12:00

  • Protective Mesasure of the VWPU

12:00 - 14:00

Lunch

Afternoon

14:00 - 15:15

Catagorized Protective Measures

  • Patrol Duty and Surveillance
15:15 - 15:30

Break

15:30 - 17:00

  • Reconnaissance (training/rehearsal)
  • Movie: Killing Fields - resumption

Friday 25th January 2008

(Trained by Mr. Dieter Lohrmann and Dietrich Asmussen, Experts in International Governance Consulting)

Morning

8:00 - 10:00

Discussion on Reconaissance

  • Checking Suspects
10:00 - 10:20

Break

10:20 - 12:00

Searching Suspects

12:00 - 14:00

Lunch

Afternoon

14:00 - 15:15

  • Stopping Vehicles
15:15 - 15:30

Break

15:30 - 17:00

  • Escort on Foot- walking drills

Saturday 26th January 2008

(Trained by Mr. Dieter Lohrmann and Dietrich Asmussen, Experts in International Governance Consulting)

Morning

8:00 - 10:00

  • Escort on foot-close protection (training)

10:00 - 10:20

Break

10:20 - 12:00

  • Procedures for a motorized escort

12:00 - 14:00

Lunch

Afternoon

14:00 - 15:15

  • Training motorized escort with 4 cars

15:15 - 15:30

Break

15.30 - 17:00

  • Training motorized escort with 4 cars

Monday 28th January 2008

(Trained by Mr. Dieter Lohrmann, Expert for International Governance Consulting)

Morning

8:00 - 10:00

Special Duties of the Victim and Witness Protection (VWP)

  • Difference between the VWP and a Protection Unit
  • Cambodian context
  • Witness Protection and its Social Component
10:00 - 10:20

Break

10:20 - 12:00

  • A budget for Witness Protection
  • The Problems of a Witness Relocation Program
  • Fake Identity
12:00 - 14:00

Lunch

Afternoon

14:00 - 17:00

  • Visit of the ECCC Campus
  • Debriefing

Tuesday 29th January 2008

(Trained by Mr. Dieter Lohrmann and Dietrich Asmussen, Experts in International Governance Consulting)

Morning

8:00 - 10:00

Measures of the VWPU during the trial

Drawing up a Witness Protection Plan

10:00 - 10:20

Break

10:20 - 12:00

  • Drawing up a Witness Protection Plan con't
12:00 - 14:00

Lunch

Afternoon

14:00 - 15:15

  • Test II
15:15 - 15:30

Break

15:30 - 17:00

  • Discussion
  • What is necessary for the Witness Protection in the future?
  • Evaluation

  • Closing Ceremony with Certificate Delivery

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Venue

Khmer Institute of Democracy (KID), Phnom Penh

Speakers

  • Dr. Helen Jarvis
    • Chief of Public Affairs at the ECCCMr. So Hoeun PC KID Mr. Dieter Lohrmann and Mr. Dietrich Asmussen
      • Experts for International Governance ConsultingStaff of Transcultural Psychosocial Organization (TPO)
        Contact

        Wolfgang Meyer

        Leiter des Auslandsbüros in China (Beijing)

        Polizeischulung zum Zeugenschutz beim Roten Khmer Tribunal und darüber hinaus v_1

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        Cambodia Office