Upcoming AMBER Alert Webinars

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World Perspective on Missing Children

Presented by: Caroline Humer

Director, International Centre for Missing and Exploited Children (ICMEC)

June 12, 2019 | 1:00 PM – 2:15 PM CST

Join us to learn how missing children issues are addressed around the world and about the importance of a multi-stakeholder approach. Gain insights into the available resources for international child abductions.

AMBER Alert in Indian Country

Presented by Jim Walters, Program Administrator; and

Melissa Blasing, Project Coordinator

 AMBER Alert Training and Technical Assistance Program

June 18, 2019 | 1:00 PM – 2:15 PM CST

Gain an understanding of the Ashlynne Mike AMBER Alert in Indian Country Act of 2018 and the ongoing efforts by the AMBER Alert Training and Technical Assistance Program (AATTAP) to support the implementation of this Act. During this webinar, you will learn from past child abduction and exploitation events on tribal lands and the challenges facing tribes in protecting children; review best practices for collaborating with the state AMBER Alert program to bring AMBER Alert to Indian Country, and discuss current resources available through the AATTAP.

Boys: The Forgotten Sex Trafficking Victims

Presented by: Cathy De La Paz

Detective, Dallas, TX, Police Department

July 16, 2019 | 1:00 PM – 2:15 PM CST

This webinar will highlight the current system response to young boys victimized through child sex trafficking, demonstrate how boys are trafficked, and discuss the profiles of the traffickers and buyers. Participants will explore current challenges and next steps toward addressing these challenges for an effective response.