Register to learn about the NamUs database and its free resources
Law enforcement response to missing and unidentified persons is evolving. One such response is the Justice Department’s National Missing and Unidentified Persons System (NamUs) searchable database. NamUs provides free DNA, odontology, anthropology, fingerprint and analytical services.
Learn how to use this key resource on Wednesday, June 8, 1:00-2:00 EST.
Event Title: 31st Annual Crimes Against Children Conference
Event Sponsors: Dallas Children's Advocacy Center and the Dallas Police Department
Dates: August 12-15, 2019
Description: Internationally recognized, the Crimes Against Children Conference is the premier conference of its kind providing practical and interactive instruction to those fighting crimes against children and helping children heal. The conference is conducted to provide training to those employed by government or nonprofit agencies in the fields of law enforcement, child protective services, social work, children's advocacy, therapy, and medicine who work directly with child victims of crime.
Location: Sheraton Hotel Dallas, Dallas, TX
August 12-15, 2019
Title: 12th Annual Missing and Unidentified Persons Conference
Dates: September 16-18, 2019
Location: Las Vegas, NV
Themed "A Transnational Epidemic: The Search, Investigation, and Recovery of Missing and Unidentified Persons", the 2019 conference will highlight new technologies and effective strategies for improving public safety responses in the areas of search and rescue, death and forensic investigations, crime scene analysis, serial homicide and cold case investigations, responding to mass casualty events, and the recovery of unidentified remains. The National Criminal Justice Training Center is again partnering with the National Association for Search And Rescue (NASAR) to provide information and training to better prepare law enforcement, search and rescue, emergency management, and other allied professionals respond to missing persons incidents resulting from man-made and national disasters.
September 16-18, 2019