Computer Crime and Digital Evidence Committee


Strengthens law enforcement capabilities to prevent, investigate and prosecute information age crimes involving digital technologies and evidence, promotes expert collaboration among agencies, government, business and academia, identifies resource needs, advocates for enhancements and sharing, and advises Association leadership and members.



  • Identify gaps and advocate solutions, especially for resources, technologies, and capabilities;
  • Improve education and awareness of IACP members and other stakeholders;
  • Increase access to training and certification at all levels of law enforcement; and
  • Promote awareness and education regarding risks, threats, vulnerabilities, tactics, techniques, procedures, solutions, and technologies.


CCDE Committee Meeting

The CCDE Committee will meet in association with the 2013 IACP Annual Conference in Philadelphia, PA, on Saturday, October 19, 2013, at 8:30am - 4:30pm EDT in Room 110AB in the Philadelphia Convention Center. Details regarding the meeting agenda will be posted shortly.


For more information, please contact David J. Roberts, Senior Program Manager, IACP Technology Center and CCDE Committee staff liaison.



IACP Addressing Cyber Threats and Cyber Crimes

The IACP has been actively engaged in a host of activities over the past 12 months to better assist law enforcement in countering cyber threats and addressing cyber crime. A report outlining these activities can be found HERE. In addition, the IACP, in partnership with the Bureau of Justice Assistance, US Department of Justice, is developing the Law Enforcement Cyber Center, which will build on the substantive activities already underway and function as a forum to identify emerging trends, provide technical assistance, encourage innovative solutions, and serve as a clearinghouse for guidance, best practices, and lessons learned. More information is forthcoming.

NIST Draft Outline: Preliminary Cybersecurity Framework, July 1, 2013
The purpose of this document is to define the overall Framework and provide guidance on its usage. NIST is hosting its 3rd Cybersecurity Framework Workshop on July 10-12, 2013, in San Diego, CA. More information, including online registration, can be found here.

NIST Releases Cloud Computing Security Reference Architecture
NIST released a draft cloud computing security reference architecture on June 11, 2013, building on the NIS cloud reference architecture previously released. The Cloud Computing Security Reference Architecture is available online, as is the Cloud Computing Reference Architecture.



White House Cybersecurity Site
Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)
National White Collar Crime Center (NW3C)
Internet Crime Complaint Center
High Tech Crime Investigation Association
SEARCH Group, Inc.
National Institute of Justice, Digital Evidence & Forensics
Symantec: Build a Custom Internet Security Threat Report
National Cyber-Forensics & Training Alliance