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Bureau of Criminal Apprehension

A Division of the Minnesota Department of Public Safety

BCA Training

​BCA Training​ provides advanced skills, business practices and technology training including narcotics, clandestine lab entry certification, death investigation, specialized investigative techniques, crime alert network certification, crime scene and evidence collection, missing persons response and law enforcement leadership and management.

Training Locations

Members of the criminal justice community receive this training at BCA facilities in St. Paul and Bemidji and at criminal justice partner locations. Training is also offered via web-based, online and broadcast formats. This approach saves local agencies time and money.