Illinois Fraternal Order of Police,
Illinois Law Enforcement Education Foundation
Human Trafficking Awareness
Illinois State Police Academy
A June class will also be at ametro-east Illinois location and day to be announced
Presenter(s): Specially trained Instructors will be from the Illinois State Police and the Heartland Alliance for Human Needs and Human Rights.
Description: The course curriculum will present issues relative to: modern-day slavery involving the exploitation of persons for commercial sex and forced labor; the global problem and its multibillion-dollar industry; recognizing the U.S. as a country of destination for human trafficking; the laws relative to the crime; the need for interagency cooperation; and the application of the community policing tactics of partnership building and problem solving.
Students will learn about:
- Introduction to human trafficking;
- Legal overview
- Investigative considerations
- Victim service providers
- Immigration issues
- Interagency cooperation
- Engaging the community