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January 2022

Virtual Conference: Comprehensive Victim Interviews (CVI): Helping Victims Retrieve and Disclose Traumatic Memories

January 26 @ 7:30 am - January 27 @ 3:30 pm PST

Join us for this 2-day training on Comprehensive Victim Interviews (CVI), offered by veteran law enforcement investigators and other leading national experts. After opening with an interactive exercise based on a 911 call, presenters will briefly review the scientific research on stress, trauma, and memory, as well as research on what works – and doesn’t – when it comes to effective interviews.

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February 2022

Webinar: Why Should We Care About the Science? Understanding the Impact of Sexual Assault on Victim Responses, Behaviors, and Memories

February 9 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am PST

By applying a scientific understanding of trauma and trauma-informed interviewing principles, investigators can help victims to recall and share details about their sexual assault. These details will then guide the resulting investigation, including interviews with respondents and witnesses, other types of evidence, and corroborative information. Decision makers can piece these details together to compile a more comprehensive and evidence-based account of the sexual assault, and enhance case determinations.

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Webinar: The Mask of Bondage: Post-Pandemic Challenges Prosecuting Human Trafficking: Tips and Trends

February 24 @ 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm PST

This program will cover post-pandemic trends and developments regarding detection, documentation, and relational dynamics involved in human trafficking cases. The presenter will cover the unique and sensitive issues involved in working with human trafficking survivors who faced a host of challenges during the pandemic, and often do not identify as “victims.” This program will include a discussion of modern-day victim-law enforcement interaction, pandemic trauma-bonding, and other challenges faced by prosecutors currently handling such cases.

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April 2022

International Conference on Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence, and Reimagining Justice

April 19 - April 21

International Conference on Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence, and Reimagining Justice The in-person conference will take place April 19th-21st at the Hilton San Francisco Union Square, or you can attend virtually to catch all the action online.

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May 2022

Webinar: You Might “Know It When You See It”, But Do You Know How to Use It to Prevent Crime? How Pornography Impacts Behavior: Recognition and Intervention

May 9 @ 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm PDT

This program will explore the relevance, predictive value, and admissibility of this type of evidence in preventing crime through early intervention. It will discuss how detecting evidence of pornography use can inform victim witness advocates, service providers, as well as law enforcement professionals about its potential impact on other behavior. Because prediction is prevention, this program will discuss how detecting the use of pornography can impact case investigation, victim care, and even restorative justice.

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June 2022

Webinar: How Media Portrayal of Interpersonal Violence Impacts Case Investigation, Prosecution, and Survivor Care

June 8 @ 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm PDT

This session will explore how media portrayals of domestic and sexual violence impact case investigation and prosecution, trauma-informed victim care, and decision making by judges and juries.

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