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Conducting Child Abuse Investigations
11/18/2019 - 11/22/2019
Venue to be announced
Pittsburgh, PA
Event Contact:
Vicki O'Brien
877-798-7682
obrien@fvtc.edu
https://ncjtc.fvtc.edu/training/details/TR00000080/TRI0008568/conducting-child-abuse-investigations
Sponsoring Organization(s):
National Criminal Justice Training Center
Missing and Exploited Children Training and Technical Assistance Program (MEC TTA)
Additional Information:
Gather up-to-date information for the investigation and prosecution of all types of child abuse cases utilizing a multidisciplinary team(MDT) approach. Learn about medical evidence, interviewing child victims/witnesses and adult suspects/witnesses, along with legal issues involved in the investigation and prosecution of child physical and sexual abuse cases.



The Conducting Child Abuse Investigations course is designed for new and experienced law enforcement, CPS, forensic interviewers and other child-serving professionals.

Upon completion or this training, you will be able to:
- Describe the type of injuries a child may sustain and those that may or may not be as a result of abuse
- Define child physical and child sexual abuse
- Define characteristics of victims and offenders of child abuse
- Describe preferred practices for interviewing minor victims and offending suspects
- Describe legal considerations for investigating and prosecuting child physical and child sexual abuse cases

Registration Deadline: September 23, 2019
Related Program:
National Center for Missing & Exploited Children