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Basic Computer Crime Investigation for First Responders and Evidence Technicians

Hours: 16
Tuition: $300.00

This course will be held in a computer lab with Internet access. Students will obtain practical experience in computer use with hands on training.

In today's world the Internet plays a big part of societies day-to-day activities. It has also become the new area for criminal activity. Often officers/Investigators have only little experience in Internet related crimes. In this beginner 16-hour two-day course designed for first responders/Investigators the instructor will develop the officers/Investigators computer skills and knowledge regarding Internet crimes.

Topics Covered

Students will be instructed in the basics of:

  • Internet information databases
  • Internet Service Providers / Chat rooms
  • Search Warrants
  • Subpoenas
  • Preservation letters
  • Packaging and store media and computer components
  • Court cases relating to child pornography investigations
  • E-mail tracing
  • Information on implementing a Internet Investigation Unit within their agency
  • Basic Internet structure
  • IP address tracking
  • Identification of external media devices

**Cancellations for this class must be received by SLEA 35 days prior to the start of the program in order to avoid being billed!**

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Jim Kempinski
Program Manager

Voice: (630) 942-2939

Trisha Augustyn
Administrative Assistant

Voice: (630) 942-2295

General Information

Voice: (630) 942-2677
Fax: (630) 942-3766


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