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HUMAN TRAFFICKING INVESTIGATIONS​

COURSE DESCRIPTION:   The focus of this course is to examine labor and sex trafficking.  This course will provide investigators with the tools to identify, investigate, and prosecute these complex cases.  This course will cover the following topics:

  • Define Human Trafficking
  • Pennsylvania Statistics
  • Victim and Trafficker Indicators
  • Building a Rapport with Victims and Witnesses
  • Law Enforcement Challenges
  • Terminology for Report Writing
  • Overview of Pennsylvania Crimes Code Chapter 30, Trafficking of Persons
  • Creating a Good Prosecution
  • Case Studies from Pennsylvania, New York, and New Jersey
  • Available Service Provider Resources

INSTRUCTIONAL HOURS:  1 Day / 6 Hours

INSTRUCTIONAL OBJECTIVES:  After completion, the student will be able to: 

  • Reference Chapter 30 of the Pennsylvania Crimes Code.
  • Define human trafficking.
  • Recognize the indicators of human trafficking.
  • Conduct minimal facts interview for essential preliminary information.
  • Build a strong foundation for a successful prosecution
  • How PSP can assist with an investigation.

COURSE COMPLETION REQUIREMENTS:  Attendance and participation in classroom.

AUDIENCE:  PSP Enlisted, LCE, LEO, MP

PREREQUISITE(S):  None

MPOETC CLEE Hours:  6  - CLEE ID#:  CLE01431 

Registration: Please register for the classes below using form SP 8-130. All applications must be received 7 days prior to the course start date.

Locations: For a list of all training centers and directions, please visit the Training Center Page.

  
Audience
  
Notes
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
HUMAN TRAFFICKING INVESTIGATIONSLEO, MP, PSP Enlisted
Maximum of 100 students
 
This class is being held at:
Penn State Hazleton
76 University Drive
Hazleton, Pennsylvania
Other, See NotesSgt. William J. Langman, 717-533-9111, Extension 329, or by email wlangman@pa.gov1/7/2020 9:00 AM1/7/2020 3:00 PMCrime-ElectivesCrimeNo