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CP OSNII - Successful Use of Online Social Networking for Investigations and Intelligence

This 2 day course provides students with an up-to-date understanding of how social networking sites work and how to integrate online information into investigations and intelligence analysis.

Students with any level of familiarity with the Internet and computers will find this course beneficial.

Key Learning Points:

  • How to conceal the location from which the Internet is accessed when using online social networks
  • How to obtain free open-source information on suspects and intelligence targets using the Internet
  • What risks online social networking sites pose for undercover investigators
  • How criminal organizations use online social networks to interact, identify victims, and conceal their identities
  • Current trends in social media
  • How to prepare subject link analysis using social networking data
  • How the largest sites work, including Twitter®, Facebook®, YouTube® and Snapchat®

This course is ideal for analysts and investigators.

If you have questions about this training, please email Training Support.

About the Instructor:

Capt. Chuck Cohen has a MBA from Indiana Wesleyan University and an undergraduate degree from Indiana University with a double major in Criminal Justice and Psychology.  He is the managing member of Cohen Training & Consulting and speaks nationally and internationally on the implications of online social networks in criminal investigations and criminal intelligence gathering. Capt. Cohen is a 20-year veteran with the Indiana State Police currently serving as Commander, Cybercrime and Investigative Technologies.

Supplemental Material
There are 4 OSNII classes currently scheduled.
Mon, Aug 08, 2016 2 Days Rutgers University Police
53 Avenue E
Tillet Hall Room 242
Piscataway, NJ 08854
Register $399.00
Tue, Aug 16, 2016 2 Days Center for Internet Security
1st Floor
31 Tech Valley Drive
East Greenbush, NY 12061-4134
Register $399.00
Tue, Oct 18, 2016 2 Days Mesa Police Training Facility
Coconino Room
3260 North 40th Street
Mesa, AZ 85215
Register $399.00
Mon, Nov 07, 2016 2 Days Fox Valley Technical College Public Safety Training Center
W6400 County Road BB
Appleton, WI 54914
Register $399.00

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