Learn the investigative value of DNA, digital and social media as an investigative resource for potential evidence for endangered, missing, abducted, and exploitation investigations. Gain critical knowledge of techniques to fully corroborate the investigation through interactive exercises. Learn strategies to evaluate and investigate cold cases involving missing and abducted children. Additional topics discussed include cell phone and cell tower technologies as they relate to these complex investigations.
**For information concerning continuing education units, please view our [policies](ncjtc.fvtc.edu/policies#continuingeducation) page.** Attendance is restricted to experienced investigative personnel. 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 techniques that were taught in class using hands-on, facilitated activities
* Community Corrections Officer * Court System Personnel * Law Enforcement * Prosecutors * Tribes/Tribal Partners