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CAPE 2021 Training Seminar

Surfin' into 2021
Keeping Current with Evidence

31st Annual
CAPE Training Seminar

March 1- March 5, 2021

Bahia Resort Hotel
998 W Mission Bay Drive, 
San Diego CA 92109

Overflow hotel:  The Dana

1710 W Mission Bay Drive,  San Diego CA 92109

Registration Fees

Includes: 30 hours of instruction, luncheons (Tue, Wed, Thu), access to seminar app (course materials, vendor info, networking opportunities), certificate of completion

CAPE member registration: $300 

Non-CAPE member: $350

One-Day Only: $125 (choose Tues, Wed, or Thurs (includes lunch and admission to the Friday half-day presentation)

Please note:

  • No refunds for cancelled registrations after 1/15/2021.
  • Registration is not confirmed until payment is received.
  • No registration payments accepted at the door.
  • CAPE Tax ID #94-3107613

Course List

Class Schedule
STC certified for 28 hours!


Cold Case Homicides


Arson Investigations

Impact of trauma on P&E personnel


CODIS/DNA/SB22 updates



Local terrorism investigations

DOJ-Assault Weapons

Evidence Purging

5150 Mental Health & Firearms


Verbal Judo

Wrongful Convictions-case study


Gang Investigations & Evidence

Marijuana Dispensaries

Turpin Case Debrief (3 hour class)

Poway Synagogue Shooting 


“Dirty John” debrief (4 hour class)


Visit https://www.bahiahotel.com/groupcode?code=CAPE21 or call 858-488-0551. Mention CAPE for the group rate. **If you previously had a room booked for October you must call the Bahia to cancel and reschedule with new dates**

Room: $181/night plus tax (government rate may fluctuate; discounted rate only guaranteed for reservations made by 2/1/2021)

Parking: FREE!

Bahia Resort

Overflow hotelThe Dana is within walking distance to the Bahia and will also offer free parking.  They have also graciously extended a shuttle: once in the morning and once in the evening, from The Dana to The Bahia and back.

Book your room HERE or you can call the hotel at 800-345-9995 and mention the code "CAPE 2020 OVERFLOW

Registration Process

If paying online...

  1. Complete the online CAPE registration form
  2. Complete the online payment using PayPal (no PayPal account needed)     

If paying by check...


  1. Complete the online CAPE registration form
  2. Obtain a check payable to CAPE

Send check with a copy of the
registration form and invoice to: 
PO BOX 622
Gilroy, CA 95021


Seminar Merchandise

(click the above link to navigate to the merchandise store)

Pre-Sale items available for pickup at the Seminar; Items will also be sold at the Seminar while supplies last.

  • 2021 Seminar Challenge Coins - $10/each
  • Bulletproof Pint Glass, 16 oz - $20/each
  • Bulletproof Rocks Glass, 11 oz - $20/each
  • Set of (1) Pint Glass & (1) Rocks Glass - $35/set


For registration questions, please contact CAPE State Board President Kim Carlson: kcarlson@sbcsd.org or 760-240-7400 x7430

For all other inquiries or volunteer opportunities, please contact Seminar Director Christine Bair: chrisb@cityofbrea.net or 714-990-7656

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CAPE, Inc.
P.O. Box 622
Gilroy, CA  95020

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