The Crime of Human Trafficking: A Law Enforcement Guide to Identification and Investigation

Training Guidebook

The Crime of Human Trafficking: A Law Enforcement Guide to Identification and InvestigationWith funding from the DOJ’s Office on Violence Against Women, the IACP has created a guidebook for law enforcement on the crime of human trafficking that covers the federal law, tools for identification, investigation and response, and resources for victim assistance. To enhance this training, please use the guidebook in conjunction with the IACP roll-call video on human trafficking.

Roll-Call Training Video to be used in conjunction with the guidebook on human trafficking. This award-winning video was created to assist law enforcement in identification and investigation of this emerging crime, offer direction on how to best assist victims, and provide an overview of federal laws. The video can be shown in three 8-10 minute segments and includes a discussion guide. The IACP video recently won the top prize at the 2007 Law Enforcement and Emergency Services Video Association (LEVA) Gold Shield Awards in the category of Specialized Productions.

The Crime of Human Trafficking: A Law Enforcement Guide to Identification and Investigation.

El Crimen de la Trata Humana: Guía para agencias del orden público para identificar e investigar el crimen

Please note: Under the “Resources” section (pg.19), the phone number listed for the BJA is incorrect. To learn more about the BJA Anti-Human Trafficking Task Force Initiative and BJA anti-human trafficking task force funding opportunities, click on this link: http://www.ojp.usdoj.gov/BJA/grant/httf.html

To play The Crime of Human Trafficking: A Law Enforcement Guide, please click on the links below:

Three Part Roll-Call Training Video

Segment One - Defining the Crime

Segment One - Defining the Crime
(9min, 46 sec)

Segment Two - Identifying and Responding

Segment Two - Identifying and Responding
(10 min, 13 sec)

Segment Three - Investigating and Interviewing

Segment Three - Investigating and Interviewing
(9 min, 23 sec)

  • Discussion Questions to accompany the IACP roll call training video, The Crime of Human Trafficking: A Law Enforcement Guide ( Discussion Questions)

To Order

To order the guidebook, please email stopviolence@theiacp.org or complete the order form and fax to 703-684-3448. (Please Note: Rush orders will result in a shipping fee.)

Human Trafficking Survey

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