About the Course
This course is designed to provide police officers, detectives and victim advocates with a deeper dive into the victim-centered approach, how to create the necessary paradigm shift when working human trafficking investigations, and how to productively work with victim advocates to provide a positive outcome for trafficking victims.
Attendees will learn:
What is the Special Victims Methodology, how is it different than other methodologies and what are its goals?
What is a victim-centered approach and how do you execute on it?
Why a paradigm shift in human trafficking is necessary and how it affects the core of policing
How this approach will allow officers to locate and rescue more trafficking victims
How this approach will increase trafficking arrests and prosecutions
How to conduct a Special Victim Methodology interview
Opportunities to engage in practical scenarios
How this approach can decrease violent crime