The National Standard for Online Investigations for Law Enforcement
Conducting online investigations presents a unique set of challenges and opportunities for law enforcement personnel. These challenges and opportunities demand new skill sets in order to evolve with technological change. This course will provide the student with the knowledge to cultivate and develop that skill set. This course will empower the student with the ability to effectively conduct online criminal investigations, engage in online undercover investigations, and locate track and apprehend criminals blending yesterday’s, today’s and tomorrow’s technology.
This course will provide law enforcement personnel with an accelerated introduction to the constantly evolving dynamics of online criminal investigations. Students will explore unconventional investigative techniques and approaches to conducting online investigations. This course will emphasize learning by doing activities involving actual and relevant case examples of online homicide, robbery, narcotics, property and vice related crimes. No technical background is required.