Course Number: R4210F
Instructed by anti-trafficking experts with decades of experience in gang, narcotics and organized crime investigations, multi-agency task force leadership and domestic and international operations. This course provides frontline officers, first responders, victim advocates, investigators and prosecutors hands-on training in both sex and labor trafficking operations. Topics include, victim profiles and recruitment and control, victim identification and a victim-centered approach to investigations, gangs, organized crime and human trafficking, evidence collection, victim challenges and interviewing techniques, proactive case development, undercover and field operations, prosecution, detailed case studies, and how technology and trafficking intersect both in the commission of and combating the crime. Upon completion, participants will be prepared to identify and respond successfully to crimes of human trafficking, conduct effective investigations, access, share and preserve physical and digital evidence, legally conduct undercover operations, prepare for prosecution, and work efficiently with other agencies and the community to diminish and deter the crime of human trafficking.
Dates: October 15-16, 2020
Credit Hours: 16
Location: Pocatello Police Department, 911 N. 7th Ave., Pocatello, ID 83201
(Attendees are responsible for meals, travel, and/or lodging)
Instructor(s): Peter White, Ray Bercini, Vic Lacey, Jeff Blom
Remarks: To register for this course, contact Pocatello PD Training Coordinator Jene Purman at 208-234-6129.