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Understanding the World of Electronic Media & Computer Crimes for Law Enforcement Executives and Command Staff

Hours: 6
Tuition: $150

Program Information:

If you have trouble finding the computer on switch or you are technically savvy you’ll find this program both educational and entertaining. This interactive hands-on training program has been specifically designed for law enforcement executives and command staff who may be called upon to respond to questions from the media or other public groups concerning the criminal use of technology in the furtherance of Identity Theft, Cyber Stalking,, Harassment and the targeting of children by sexual predators.

Through demonstration and the use of the Suburban Law Enforcement Academy’s (SLEA’s) mobile computer lab law enforcement professionals will gain a fundamental understanding of how the aforementioned crimes are committed along with learning general “best practice” crime prevention advice.

Additional Topics:

  • MySpace and Facebook


  • Text Messaging/Cameras

  • What’s on your Department Webpage

  • How investigations are conducted

  • Victims reporting of crimes and cooperation with investigations

  • Suggestions on non-technical crime prevention tips

  • Appropriate responses to the media and community groups questions

**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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