Additional Training Opportunities

Bridging The Gap: Where There’s Smoke . . . A Team Approach to Investigating Fire and Mass Casualty-Related Deaths
Regional Meetings

The Tennessee Department of Health’s Office of the State Chief Medical Examiner (OSCME), and MTSU’s Forensic Institute for Research and Education (FIRE) present; Bridging The Gap: Where There’s Smoke . . . A Team Approach to Investigating Fire and Mass Casualty-Related Deaths. This FREE two-day workshop will focus on death investigation - - specifically fire-related deaths and mass fatalities and is designed for medical examiners, medicolegal death investigators and law enforcement.

There are 18 law enforcement and 18 medical examiner spots in each training.

POST, EMS, ABMDI, and CMEs available

April 14-15, 2020
Montgomery Bell State Park

April 30-May 1, 2020
Cove Lake State Park..

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Mobile Device Investigations
May 6 - 8, 2020
Chandler, AZ

Learn current cell phone related strategies and techniques for any type of investigation. Explore and apply current practices for working with different cellular network providers, completing technology-focused search warrants, analyzing cellular provider call data, associating reported data to the investigation and effective case reporting strategies.

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Criminal Connections: Child Pornography and Child Sexual Abuse

Explore investigative strategies that address the relationship between child sexual abuse and child pornography to supplement an investigation and corroborate victim statements. Gather the right tools and resources to investigate sexual abuse cases and produce the most comprehensive case outcomes. During this training, you will learn about the trauma experienced when child sexual abuse cases involve child pornography.

January 27 - 28, 2020 | West Palm Beach, FL
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February 24 - 25, 2020 | Dallas, TX 
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Beyond Google - Discovering Online Resources in Investigations
January 29 - 30, 2020
West Palm Beach, FL

In the modern cyber-world, almost all criminal investigations have an online aspect that can be used to further investigations and more quickly solve otherwise difficult cases. Join us to examine open source online intelligence/information and learn how to leverage free platforms, databases, and web applications to strengthen criminal cases. Uncover little known facts and techniques to optimize results using online search engines and online internet resources, which will support your investigations and prosecutions. Learn how to complete and serve search warrants for a variety of electronic information and databases to further all types of investigations. Develop new skill sets to establish contacts and open-source intelligence networks to provide ongoing criminal and threat intelligence in your jurisdiction.

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Protecting Children in a Digital Age
June 16, 2020
Concord, CA

Learn about the technology that our youth are using and the role that it plays in their lives to create better understanding and open up meaningful communication. Increase awareness of opportunities to protect and connect with children while also gathering valuable information to mitigate threats posed by individuals who seek to exploit them.

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