“With this solicitation, NIJ seeks proposals for funding to conduct a national study of internet and technology-facilitated child sexual exploitation. The award recipient will be expected to develop, test, and administer a national data collection from law enforcement agencies to produce accurate and reliable national estimates of, information about, arrests for internet and technology-facilitated child sexual exploitation crimes. This study will allow for the identification of new threats, problems and concerns encountered by law enforcement in the changing technological environment; improved tracking and monitoring of new and abating threats; and a better understanding of which investigative strategies are associated with more favorable outcomes in protecting children from online victimization.” Full details can be found here.
Gain critical skills for conducting effective missing and abducted child investigations. Designed to provide the tribal first responder, investigator, and supervisor with the tools they need to effectively respond and investigate complex missing and abducted children cases. August 29-30, 2019 in Fort Hall, ID. The deadline to register is August 12, 2019.