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sex offenders

By Leischen Stelter

Sex offenders are some of the most ostracised individuals among the inmate population and working with this group is not easy for corrections officers. Although the rehabilitation process can be slow and expensive, specialized treatment programs are often the best way to prevent this group from reoffending.

By Jinnie Chua

The fire service has long been a male-dominated profession, but recent recruitment strategies are focusing on breaking down gender boundaries. Find out how departments are dispelling myths about physical requirements and paving the way for more female firefighters.

In the next two decades, Modern Veterans are going to be responsible for one of the largest economic booms in U.S. history. Hiring veterans is the best kept secret in business.

Thomas Fire

By Leischen Stelter

AMU graduate Captain Peter Jensen was one of the first operational command staff to arrive at the Thomas Fire. As a 29-year veteran firefighter, he has never seen a fire leapfrog over mountain tops and spread so quickly. Read more about his role battling the largest wildfire in California history.


An armed man went on rampage Friday in southern France, carjacking a vehicle, shooting at police and taking hostages in an hours-long standoff at a supermarket.

Emergency and disaster management briefing for March 23, 2018: An attack on a California Air Force Base is being investigated as terrorism – and other news.

intelligence analysts

By Charles M. Russo

Intelligence analysts need stellar critical thinking, writing, and research skills to succeed when they enter the field. Find out how students can make the most of their time in college to prepare for their future professional careers. 

A gunman walked into a rural French supermarket, opened fire and took hostages on Friday morning, in another apparent terrorism incident in the country.

Reported hate crimes with racial or ethnic bias jumped the day after President Trump won the 2016 election, going from 10 to 27, according to an analysis of FBI hate crime statistics.

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Technology and Forensics: The Future of Law Enforcement Sponsored By VACCINE

This On-Demand presentation focuses on the various types of forensics within the framework of training academies, colleges, and universities and how to prepare individuals for the shift from traditional to digital forensics including the use of an alternate interaction methodology, Visual Analytics by Demonstration, which allows people to provide visual demonstrations to interactively explore data in visual analytic applications.

Purdue University
Harnessing the Power of TEVUS: Assessing lone-wolf drone terror threats with the Terrorism and Extremist Violence in the United States (TEVUS) Portal Sponsored By Purdue University

This On-Demand presentation will introduce participants to the National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism (START), the TEVUS Portal, and the TEVUS Database. The Terrorism and Extremist Violence in the United States (TEVUS) Portal is a free, public-facing online interface and visualization tool that compiles behavioral, geographic, and temporal characteristics of extremist violence in the U.S. dating back to 1970.

American Military University (AMU)
Social Media and It’s Many Uses: From Information Collection to Humanitarian and Disaster Assistance, and More Sponsored By American Military University

The use of social media has become a vital part of information collection that contributes to the situational awareness of the intelligence, law enforcement, and other communities. As with any information collection method, there are inherent concerns with privacy and oversight. This On-Demand presentation will look at procedures and challenges associated with collecting data through social media.


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