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Social Networking in Criminal Investigations
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Social Networking in Criminal Investigations

Professional Law Enforcement Training

Classroom Training
$289.00

Course Information

This course of instruction covers the essentials patrol officers, investigators, probation and patrole officers, SRO's and anyone in the criminal justice system needs to know about Social Networking, whether they use it or not. Various types of crime are rooted in social networking activity. Drugs, scams, identity theft, flash mobs, sexting, sextortion, cyber bullying, even school shootings can be attributed to social media. This course of instruction will break down the elements of social networking, examine what information is collected and demonstrate what a great investigative/intelligence tool it can be. Social Networking in Criminal Investigations covers the following topics in detail:
- Size & Types of Social Media
- Terms & Attributes of Social Media
- Data Imbedded in Photos & How to Retrieve it
- Types of Information Collected & Investigative/Intelligence Benefits
- Social Media Messaging (Encryption, Self-Destructing)
- Geo-location Data
- Fake Profiles
- Authentication & Preservation of Data
- -Case Law
- Counter-Surveillance
- Safeguards
16 hours
Law Enforcement
Investigation, Investigations, Social Media
  • This member is a Sworn Law Enforcement Officer, as vetted by their current employer.

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This course is restricted

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  • Members receive this badge when verified by their current employers as sworn officers.

With your current credentials, you may not purchase this training.

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Updated: 06/29/2018 8:45 AM Eastern Standard Time