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Webinar To Examine Impact of Social Media on Missing Children Cases

January 5, 2017


NCJTC/AMBER ALERT

On January 24, 2017, from 2 to 3 p.m. ET, OJJDP, in collaboration with Fox Valley Technical College: AMBER Alert National Training and Technical Assistance Program, will present “The Impact of Social Media in Missing Children Cases.” This webinar will explore the current trends in social media and the impacts it can have on missing and abducted children investigations. The presenter will review social media platforms popular with young people and discuss how potential evidence can be gathered through social media in missing child investigations. The webinar will feature a case study of a child who was abducted and exploited as a result of using social media.

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Register and learn more about this free webinar.

The U.S. Department of Justice and the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children coordinate the AMBER Alert program nationally.

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