Child Sex Trafficking Investigations: 5 Things to Strengthen Law Enforcement and Advocacy Partnerships

January 18, 2023 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm America/Chicago Timezone

Investigating a child sex trafficking case while recognizing the need for advocacy throughout the process can be a challenge both for law enforcement and for advocates. Female youth sitting on concrete steps. The word "Help" is written in chalk on the step between her feet.Explore the different perspectives each bring to their contacts with victims. Identify 5 core values of partnership which will enable you to have a successful and productive team as you serve the most vulnerable of victims. Examine a victim’s perspective of a law enforcement-led advocacy team and hear how it impacted her life.

Webinar is approved by OJJDP. Hosted by Fox Valley Technical College. 
What’s In It For You

Upon completion of this webinar, you will be able to:

  • Explore the different perspectives of law enforcement and advocacy in a child sex trafficking investigation
  • Identify 5 core values of partnership to lay your foundation, recognize pitfalls, and navigate conflict
  • Examine a victim’s perspective of a law enforcement-led advocacy team
Is This Training For You?
  • Law Enforcement
  • Law Enforcement Support
  • Prosecutors
  • Tribes/Tribal Partners
  • Victim Service Providers
 - Karri Hemmig
Karri Hemmig   Co-founder and executive director of Fight to End Exploitation

Fight to End Exploitation is a recognized leader and collaborative network that fights human trafficking in Wisconsin. With over 25 years of non-profit development experience, Karri has received numer… More

 - Neal Lofy
Neal Lofy   Investigator – Racine Police Department

Neal is assigned to the Special Investigations Unit as a Special Federal Officer with the FBI on the FBI Wisconsin Human Trafficking Task Force. He helped create the Human Trafficking Unit within the … More

Additional Info: Jeanette Leitner


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