Learn how to effectively perform missing child investigations occurring on tribal lands. During this training, you will learn about the AMBER Alert program, best practices for planning and executing the initial response when a child goes missing, effective investigative case management strategies, and timely introduction of resources in missing child investigations. Examine best practices in search and canvass operations and how to incorporate culturally appropriate victim support services into your investigation. Gather new resources and tools currently available to assist law enforcement officers in missing child investigations. Explore new strategies for training excellence to enable you to effectively instruct those who conduct missing and abducted child investigations.
This course is designed to develop a select group of instructors to provide missing child investigation training in Indian Country. You will learn best practices for responding to a missing or abducted child report with the goal to enhance the probability of a quick recovery and lay the groundwork to support an extended investigation. You will also learn strategies, procedures, and nationally recognized best practices in executing the initial response to a report of a missing or abducted child, investigative case management, performing an area search, roadblock canvass and neighborhood investigation, expanding a missing child investigation, and providing culturally appropriate victim support services. Particular attention will be made to understanding the resources and tools currently available to assist in a missing child investigation. Upon completion of this course, all participants will have full access to all training materials.
Upon completion of this training, you will: * Learn about the AMBER Alert program and how it can be used to support your investigation * Understand how to effectively plan and respond to a missing or abducted child in a tribal community * Possess the requisite skills to investigate and manage a complex missing or abducted child investigation * Understand how to identify and introduce victim support services and resources in support of your investigation * Obtain full access to training materials available to provide quality instruction to your agency on missing and abducted child investigations
This training is designed for: * Tribal, State, Local, and Federal Law Enforcement Officers Serving Tribal Communities * Investigators * Prosecutors * Court Personnel * Crime Scene Personnel * First Responders * Supervisors * Victim Support Services Professionals