Endangered missing and child abduction cases are one of the most difficult and dynamic investigations facing law enforcement and the community. Unfortunately, these cases can go unsolved, prolonging the pain for the family and increasing the difficulty faced by investigators. Keeping the case alive, working with the family and never losing hope are key. Join us to improve investigative techniques and efforts on long-term missing and cold case missing children investigations. Learn the dynamics of conducting these type of cases through examination of case studies and interactive discussions. Uncover specific investigative techniques, including DNA technology, and best practices to improve the skills and capacities of law enforcement personnel assigned to long-term missing cases.
**For information concerning continuing education units, please view our [policies](ncjtc.fvtc.edu/policies#continuingeducation) page.** This two-day course will focus on the following topics: • Solving cold cases with DNA technology • Managing and supervising unresolved investigations • Best practices • Analysis of a real long term missing cold case
Upon completion of this training, you will be able to: • Improve identification of long term missing cold cases • Leverage DNA technology and CODIS database in your investigative work • Utilize effective investigative techniques for managing long-term missing investigations
* Law Enforcement * Prosecutors * Tribes/Tribal Partners