IACPlearn Product Staff Access

Registering for this package provides IACP staff with free access to included IACPlearn products. 

 

  • Identifying and Responding to Elder Abuse: An Officer’s Role

    Contains 8 Component(s), Includes Credits

    A six-part roll call video series that enables law enforcement to better identify signs of elder abuse and recognize evidence that can lead to the successful prosecution of criminals.

    A six-part roll call video series that enables law enforcement to better identify signs of elder abuse and recognize evidence that can lead to the successful prosecution of criminals.

    Target Audience: Law enforcement officers

    Overall Objective: To provide law enforcement officers with information and promising practices to better identify and respond to elder abuse. 

    Project Funding Provided By: This series was created in collaboration with PAE and the Elder Justice Initiative, U.S. Department of Justice. The opinions contained herein are those of the author(s) or contributor(s) and do not necessarily represent the views of the U.S. Department of Justice. Funding for this project was provided by the Elder Justice Initiative (EJI), U.S. Department of Justice.

    Includes: This six-part roll call video series enables law enforcement to better identify signs of elder abuse and recognize evidence that can lead to the successful prosecution of criminals. These roll call training videos recount actual cases from around the United States and highlight the actions of responding officers that led to a resolution of the case.

  • The Crime of Domestic Violence Roll-Call Video

    Contains 5 Component(s), Includes Credits

    A four-part roll-call training video that assists law enforcement in identification and investigation of domestic violence crimes, offers direction on how to best assist victims, and provides an overview of federal laws.

    A four-part roll-call training video that assists law enforcement in identification and investigation of human trafficking, offers direction on how to best assist victims, and provides an overview of federal laws.

    Target Audience: Law enforcement officers

    Overall Objective: To provide law enforcement and their criminal justice partners with information to effectively identify and respond to domestic violence crimes.

    Includes: A four-part video that includes a discussion guide and highlights the realities and complexities of domestic violence and provides strategies for effective investigations.

  • Law Enforcement Family Wellness During COVID-19

    Contains 2 Component(s), Includes Credits

    A webinar intended for law enforcement families interested in learning more about how to maintain emotional wellness - specifically emotional intelligence, gratitude, and optimism - during COVID-19 and beyond.

    A webinar, sponsored by FirstNET, Built with AT&T, that addresses strategies for maintaining emotional wellness during COVID-19 and beyond. While the COVID-19 pandemic is challenging for everyone, it can present unique challenges for police officers and their families. With much of the world enforcing shelter in place mandates to slow the spread of COVID-19, law enforcement personnel represent one of the essential professions who cannot stay home and law enforcement families are left facing concerns about their loved ones contracting COVID-19 while on duty. Learn how to increase emotional intelligence, optimism, and gratitude. 

    Target Audience: Law enforcement professionals; law enforcement family members

    Overall Objectives:

    ·    Benefits of increasing emotional intelligence, empathy, optimism, and gratitude

    ·    Strategies to increase emotional intelligence, empathy, optimism, and gratitude

    ·    Daily activity to enhance gratitude and energy

    Includes: A webinar featuring subject experts discussing strategies for maintaining emotional wellness during the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond. 

    Sponsored By:

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    Steven R. Casstevens (Moderator)

    Chief, Buffalo Grove, Illinois, Police Department

    Steven Casstevens is the Chief of Police with the Buffalo Grove, IL Police Department. He began his law enforcement career in the Military Police with the U.S. Army’s 101st Airborne Division in 1976. In 1979 he left the Army and worked for the Mendota, IL Police and Peru, IL Police, prior to being hired in Hoffman Estates in 1981. 

    He retired in 2011 as an Assistant Chief with the Hoffman Estates, IL, Police Department, where he served for nearly 30 years. He then served as Chief of Police with the Cary, IL Police Department for 2 ½ years prior to being hired in Buffalo Grove. Casstevens has served as a member of the IACP Executive Committee, as the President of the Illinois Association of Chiefs of Police, as the IACP SACOP representative for Illinois, and as a member of the IACP Highway Safety Committee. He has authored numerous articles for Police Chief Magazine, Command Magazine and Law and Order. He served as an adjunct instructor for Northwestern University Center for Public Safety for the School of Police Staff & Command.

    Casstevens is a graduate of the 51st class of Northwestern University’s School of Police Staff & Command (1991), the Executive Management Program and a member of the 216th session of the FBI National Academy (2004). He received his bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice Management from Judson University, and is a Certified Police Chief through the Illinois Association of Chiefs of Police.

    Nicole LeFort

    Project Manager, IACP

    Nicole LeFort is a Project Manager with the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP). Her portfolio includes oversight of IACPlearn, IACP's leadership development programs, and IACP's training and resources related to planning, designing, and constructing police facilities. Ms. LeFort has a Master of Arts degree in Sociology and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Criminal Justice.

    Juliana Davis

    Project Manager, IACP

    Juliana Davis is a Project Manager with the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) where she currently oversees several Officer Safety and Wellness projects and initiatives, including the National Consortium on Preventing Law Enforcement Suicide and Innovative Approaches for Strengthening Officer Wellness. Ms. Davis previously managed the VALOR Law Enforcement Resilience Training Program and served as the Guest Editor for Police Chief Magazine's issue(s) on Officer Safety and Wellness.

  • Child Sex Trafficking: A Training Series for Frontline Officers

    Contains 4 Component(s), Includes Credits

    A training on how to identify and respond to child sex trafficking cases. To learn more about IACP’s anti-human trafficking resources, go to the https://www.theiacp.org/projects/anti-human-trafficking-training-and-technical-assistance.

    A training on how to identify and respond to child sex trafficking cases.

    Target Audience: Sworn law enforcement officers only

    Overall Objective: Recognize indicators of child sex trafficking; Respond appropriately; and Refer for investigation. 

    Project Funding Provided By: The Federal Bureau of Investigation and the United States Department of Justice's Office of Community Oriented Policing Services

    Includes: A training that educates frontline officers on how to recognize and respond to victims of child sex trafficking. This is a series of training videos which depict sworn law enforcement officers demonstrating alternative responses to different types of scenarios involving child sex trafficking.

    If you are a sworn law enforcement officer or a prosecutor and cannot access this course, please contact Learn@theiacp.org.

    To learn more about IACP’s anti-human trafficking resources, go to the https://www.theiacp.org/projects/anti-human-trafficking-training-and-technical-assistance

  • Successful Approaches to Working with Social Media for Human Trafficking Outreach and Awareness

    Contains 3 Component(s), Includes Credits

    A webinar that discusses how promoting human trafficking public awareness and education is critical to the long-term success of the Enhanced Collaborative Model (ECM) human trafficking task forces. To learn more about IACP’s anti-human trafficking resources, go to the https://www.theiacp.org/projects/anti-human-trafficking-training-and-technical-assistance.

    A webinar that discusses how promoting human trafficking public awareness and education is critical to the long-term success of the Enhanced Collaborative Model (ECM) human trafficking task forces.

    Target Audience: Law enforcement personnel, prosecutors, and victim service providers

    Overall Objective: To answer the following questions, and more using social media, how do we: improve the overall community response to human trafficking; enhance the presence of our task force; garner public awareness and support; educate the community; and develop community outreach to all relevant stakeholders; build relationships and trust in the community leading to increased partnerships, victim identification, and referrals.

    Project Funding Provided By: The Bureau of Justice Assistance, Office of Justice Programs, U.S. Department of Justice

    Includes: A webinar featuring presenters K.D. Roche, Human Trafficking Field Expert; Katie Nelson, Social Media & Public Relations Coordinator, City of Mountain View Police Department; Leanne McCallum, Task Force Coordinator, Greater New Orleans Human Trafficking Task Force; and Moderator Katie Rossomondo, Project Coordinator, International Association of Chiefs of Police.

    To learn more about IACP’s anti-human trafficking resources, go to the https://www.theiacp.org/projects/anti-human-trafficking-training-and-technical-assistance

  • Pretrial Justice and Law Enforcement: What Chiefs Need to Know

    Contains 2 Component(s), Includes Credits

    A training course that provides law enforcement leaders with information on the pretrial justice system and helps leaders explore risk-based solutions and pretrial partnerships that maximize public safety and support strong community-police relationships.

    A training course that provides law enforcement leaders with information on the pretrial justice system and helps leaders explore risk-based solutions and pretrial partnerships that maximize public safety and support strong community-police relationships.

    Target Audience: Law enforcement executives

    Overall Objective: To provide law enforcement personnel with information and promising practices on pretrial decision making, the value of validated risk assessments, and the ability to use preventive detention. 

    Includes: A training course that provides law enforcement executives information, strategies, and resources to help learn more about the pretrial justice system.

  • Analyzing Culpability/Charging Decisions in Human Trafficking Cases

    Contains 3 Component(s), Includes Credits

    A webinar that discusses crimes that commonly accompany human trafficking activity and provides a framework to aid in decision-making when charging those offenses. To learn more about IACP’s anti-human trafficking resources, go to the https://www.theiacp.org/projects/anti-human-trafficking-training-and-technical-assistance.

    A webinar that discusses crimes that commonly accompany human trafficking activity and provides a framework to aid in decision-making when charging those offenses.

    Target Audience: Law enforcement and prosecutors

    Overall Objective: To provide information to help determine factors that impact culpability, Analyze culpability through a trauma-informed lens, and Design appropriate dispositions based on an individual's level of culpability. 

    Project Funding Provided By: The Bureau of Justice Assistance, Office of Justice Programs, U.S. Department of Justice

    Includes: A webinar featuring presenters Dalia Racine, Attorney Advisor, AEquitas, Rebecca Bender, CEO, Rebecca Bender Initiative, and Moderator Jessica Grisler, Project Coordinator, International Association of Chiefs of Police.

    To learn more about IACP’s anti-human trafficking resources, go to the https://www.theiacp.org/projects/anti-human-trafficking-training-and-technical-assistance

  • Closing the Door on Illicit Massage Businesses: Holding Traffickers Accountable

    Contains 3 Component(s), Includes Credits

    A webinar that discusses human trafficking in the context of illicit massage businesses. To learn more about IACP’s anti-human trafficking resources, go to the https://www.theiacp.org/projects/anti-human-trafficking-training-and-technical-assistance.

    A webinar that discusses human trafficking in the context of illicit massage businesses (IMB).

    Target Audience: Sworn law enforcement and prosecutors only

    Overall Objective: To explain IMB, Discuss how victims get involved, and Develop strategies to investigate these cases. 

    Project Funding Provided By:  The Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA), Office of Justice Programs, U.S. Department of Justice

    Includes: A webinar featuring panelists Jane Anderson, AEquitas: The Prosecutors' Resource on Violence Against Women, Thomas Umporowicz, Detective-Sergeant, Seattle Police Department

    If you are a sworn law enforcement officer or a prosecutor and cannot access this course, please contact Learn@theiacp.org.

    To learn more about IACP’s anti-human trafficking resources, go to the https://www.theiacp.org/projects/anti-human-trafficking-training-and-technical-assistance

  • Developing Your Labor Trafficking Threat Assessment

    Contains 2 Component(s), Includes Credits

    A webinar that proposes an approach to understand labor trafficking across different industries by using readily available data to come up with an assessment of potential labor trafficking threats within a community. To learn more about IACP’s anti human trafficking resources, go to the https://www.theiacp.org/projects/anti-human-trafficking-training-and-technical-assistance.

    A webinar that proposes an approach to understand labor trafficking across different industries by using readily available data to come up with an assessment of potential labor trafficking threats within a community.

    Target Audience: Law enforcement personnel

    Overall Objective: To provide information on an approach that aims to understand labor trafficking across different industries by using readily available data to come up with an assessment of potential labor trafficking threats within a community.

    Project Funding Provided By: The Bureau of Justice Assistance, Office of Justice Programs, U.S. Department of Justice

    Includes: A webinar featuring subject experts discussing the promising practices for developing a labor trafficking threat assessment.

    This project is supported by Grant No. 2015-VT-BX-KOO1 awarded by the Bureau of Justice Assistance. The Bureau of Justice Assistance is a component of the Department of Justice's Office of Justice Programs, which also includes the Bureau of Justice Statistics, the National Institute of Justice, the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, the Office for Victims of Crime, and the SMART Office. Points of view or opinions in this product are those of the author and do not necessarily represent the official position or policies of the U.S. Department of Justice.

    To learn more about IACP’s anti human trafficking resources, go to the https://www.theiacp.org/projects/anti-human-trafficking-training-and-technical-assistance

  • Drugs as Coercion: Human Trafficking and Toxicology

    Contains 3 Component(s), Includes Credits

    A webinar that provides information on the common dynamics in sex and labor trafficking and describe how drugs and alcohol are used to assert and maintain control over their victims and perpetrate trafficking and trafficking related crimes. To learn more about IACP’s anti-human trafficking resources, go to the https://www.theiacp.org/projects/anti-human-trafficking-training-and-technical-assistance.

    A webinar that provides information on the common dynamics in sex and labor trafficking and describe how drugs and alcohol are used to assert and maintain control over their victims and perpetrate trafficking and trafficking related crimes. 

    Target Audience: Law enforcement personnel and victim service providers

    Overall Objective: To provide law enforcement personnel and victim service providers with information on the role of drugs and alcohol in human trafficking organizations, Collaboration with toxicology expertise in human trafficking investigations, Investigation and prosecution of human trafficking cases involving drugs and alcohol.

    Project Funding Provided By: The Bureau of Justice Assistance, Office of Justice Programs, U.S. Department of Justice

    Includes: Panelist Jane Anderson, Attorney Advisor, AEqutas: The Prosecutors' Resource on Violence Against Women, Joseph Scaramucci, Detective, McLennan County Sheriff's Office discussing importance of and strategies for collaborating with service providers and medical professionals to identify drug-facilitated human trafficking, provide much needed care, and educate other allied professionals about the effects of drug use in the context of trafficking dynamics.

    This project is supported by Grant No. 2015-VT-BX-KOO1 awarded by the Bureau of Justice Assistance. The Bureau of Justice Assistance is a component of the Department of Justice's Office of Justice Programs, which also includes the Bureau of Justice Statistics, the National Institute of Justice, the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, the Office for Victims of Crime, and the SMART Office. Points of view or opinions in this product are those of the author and do not necessarily represent the official position or policies of the U.S. Department of Justice.

    To learn more about IACP’s anti-human trafficking resources, go to the https://www.theiacp.org/projects/anti-human-trafficking-training-and-technical-assistance