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Exploiting Technology in Real Time Investigations

Early (3 Months Left) $225.00 ENDS JULY 28
Regular $250.00 ENDS SEPTEMBER 28
Late $275.00 ENDS OCTOBER 28

Location: Online
Dates: October 28, 2024 - October 29, 2024
Times: 12:00PM - 4:00PM ET
Fee: $225.00

Course Description
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Navigating the World of Digital Evidence in RT Investigations

Course Overview

Digital evidence is abundant in crime scenes and investigations.  It doesn’t matter how large or how small your department or your detective bureau is.  At some point, you will be called upon to investigate a case involving some form of digital evidence.  Learning to navigate the world of social media requests, call detail records, precision location information, router logs and digital forensics can be daunting.  Imagine now doing this in the most exigent cases, when stress is high and pressure is on, this can be even more daunting.  

In our class, “Exploiting Technology in Real Time Investigations”, our instructor will walk you through exactly how all of this technology is intermingled.  They will tell you what you need, why you need it and how to obtain it, now!  This class will help to cut out the fluff and get you the evidence you need quickly. 

The principles taught in this class cross over to everyday investigations. Topics covered include; Analyzing Call Detail Records, Precision Location Information, Internet and IP address basics, router logs, incorporating digital forensics, MAC Addresses, Social Media Requests and Returns (Facebook/Instagram, Snapchat, TextNow, Pinger, more), Apple and Google Records.

Who Should Attend
This class is designed for detectives, patrol officers, analysists, and other personnel who respond to critical incidents where actionable intelligence in a real time setting is paramount.

Material Requirements
Students must bring a laptop with Microsoft Excel and internet capabilities. An external mouse is recommended but not required.

Day One

  1. Cellular Technology
    1. Cellular Network Architecture
    2. Cellular Network Terms
    3. Cell Sites and Directions
    4. Data Transmissions
  2. Internet Technology
    1. What is the Internet?
    2. IP Address Configurations
    3. NAT'ing Technology
    4. MAC Addresses
    5. Router Interrogations
    6. WiFi Technology
  3. Determining the Provider
  4. Legal - Defining Exigency
  5. Precision Location Information
  6. Social Media Returns
  7. Email Headers

Day Two

  1. Review Call Detail Records
    1. Frequency Lists
    2. Data Manipulations
    3. Mapping
  2. EXIF Data
  3. Geofencing
  4. Practical's