Understand DNA as an investigative resource. Explore legal issues and computer forensics concerns in child victimization cases. Uncover the impact of human trafficking in child exploitation and use of cold case strategies, data mining, and information acquisition.
Additional topics include cell phone and cell tower technologies as they relate to these complex investigations; training on the impact of human trafficking in child exploitation and the use of cold case investigative strategies; as well as methodologies for data mining and Fusion Centers information acquisition as a means of investigative lead development. This 4-day training is designed for investigative and supervisory professionals with direct investigative or case management responsibilities and, who have an established foundation and experience in conducting investigations involving abducted, kidnapped, exploited, or murdered children.
Upon completion of this training, you will be able to: • Identify current technologies and resources that may aid in investigating and searching for missing and abducted children. • Utilize new DNA testing methods, collection techniques, preservation, and analysis. • Leverage "new age" data mining resources in locating an abductor or missing child. • Hands-on, facilitated activities will allow participants an opportunity to practice the techniques taught in class.