Miami Dade Police Department Specialized Training Unit
This course was developed to enhance the skills, knowledge, and abilities of first responders as well as criminal investigators. An overview of human trafficking, sexual crimes, sexual offenders, domestic abuse crimes and child abuse crimes, are presented from an investigative perspective. All instructors for this course have extensive experience in the investigation of sexual crimes, domestic crimes and child abuse crimes. This investigative course was designed and presented in a manner designed to effectively enhance an investigator’s mindset, as well as his or her investigative skills and techniques. The training is delivered with graphic descriptions, adult language, and discussion including: videos, high impact instruction, crime scene photographs and actual cases, designed to specifically illustrate and support the topics presented during this class instruction. The course contains practical information intended to aid police personnel in understanding investigations of a sexual nature.