This workshop will address one of the most critical and fundamental components of investigations involving child/adolescent victims of commercial sexual exploitation, i.e., the interview of the victim. Participants will learn about the FBI's forensic interviewing protocol and how it is utilized when interviewing these victims. Victim dynamics and the barriers that impact reluctance to disclose will be addressed. This workshop will highlight the tools and skills necessary to identify and overcome the challenges of these difficult interviews. This workshop will only be recorded and available On-Demand from August 9, 2021 until December 17, 2021.
Understand how interviewing juvenile sex trafficking victims is different but still requires a protocol-based interview.
Understand the dynamics of juvenile sex trafficking victims and how this impacts their disclosures.