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Child Abuse Prevention Overview - Infographic; PDF format
Checklist: Considerations for Child Abuse Investigations
AMBER Alert Advocate Magazine Spring 2020
From the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC), this report provides detailed analysis of AMBER Alert cases in 2016.
Instructions for signing up for on demand learning with NCJTC
Explore best practices for developing, launching, administering and improving upon AMBER Alert Programs are explored.
Summary of the AMBER Alert Program's history and purpose.
Review a listing of Child Abduction Response Teams (CARTs) that have completed the AMBER Alert Training and Technical Assistance Program's CART Certification process.
Department of Justice, OJJDP publication
Transcript for AMBER Alert in Indian Country Webinar
Slides from AMBER Alert in Indian Country Webinar
The AMBER Alert Training and Technical Assistance (T/TA) Program brings you a wide variety of training opportunities to improve the investigative response of local, regional, state, and tribal law enforcement to high-risk victims, children in crisis and the commercial sexual exploitation of youth. Through this program, you will increase collaboration, improve skills, and develop effective policies and best practices to protect and safely recover missing, endangered, and abducted children.
Review highlights of the mission, reach, outcomes and offerings of the AMBER Alert Training and Technical Assistance Program.
In an effort to promote effective outreach and collaboration, the AMBER Alert Training and Technical Assistance Program has organized the continental U.S. and Canada into three regions. AMBER Alert Regional Liaisons work closely with AMBER Alert Coordinators, Missing Children Clearinghouse Managers, Child Abduction Response Team (CART) Leaders and other child protection partners within their respective areas to share information and resources, connect programs and personnel to needed training, and assist in the coordination of technical assistance events and services.
Department of Justice, OJJDP publication
Summary of key program elements to develop an AMBER Alert Plan (Spanish edition)
Read the AMBER Advocate newsletter and share with your child protection colleagues to stay current on issues related to the AMBER Alert Training and Technical Assistance Program and AMBER Alert program work and successes across the country and internationally.
Spanish - Investigative Checklist for First Responders
Explore this comprehensive APCO-ANS best practices standard for public safety telecommunicators when responding to calls of missing, abducted and sexually exploited children. National best practice standards for public safety telecommunications response to missing and abducted child incidents.
Explore this comprehensive APCO-ANS best practices standard for public safety telecommunicators when responding to calls of missing, abducted and sexually exploited children. (Spanish Edition)
The Child Abduction Response Team (CART) Certification Program is designed to assist local, tribal and state jurisdictions in the creation and implementation of CART Programs and provide valuable information on best practices regarding child protection and recovery strategies.
Guide to assist law enforcement in understanding and effecting important action items in championing, developing, implementing and maintain a Child Abduction Response Team (CART) with their jurisdiction/area.
This checklist aids first responders in successfully obtaining information and documenting actions in missing kids cases
This report provides a one-year snapshot of sex trafficking cases developed by the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department’s Vice & Sex Trafficking Investigations Section. The partnership between Arizona State University, Office of Sex Trafficking Intervention Research and the Las Vegas Police Department demonstrates a collaborative initiative that exemplifies innovation in sex trafficking research. This collaboration assisted in the exploration of law ¬enforcement actions, case development and case analysis for the dual purpose of academic and operational learning and improvement with regards to sex trafficking investigation management in an affected, metropolitan environment. Support for this study was from the Arizona State University McCain Institute for International Leadership and the AMBER Alert Training and Technical Assistance Program at the National Criminal Justice Training Center (NCJTC) of Fox Valley Technical College. Warning: This report contains strong language.
Executive summary document.
This is a powerpoint presentation for the webinar.
This handout covers the webinar "The Impact of Social Media in Missing Children Cases.
The Trafficking in Persons Symposium’s prime objective was to use this information to develop SME informed training for first responders, child welfare and juvenile justice personnel, medical professionals, educators, social service providers and the public—aimed at supporting and enhancing abilities to identify and respond to child trafficking.