The National Indigenous Women’s Resource Center presented at the 11th Annual Missing and Unidentified Persons Conference, September 19–21 in Atlanta, GA. This conference was hosted by the National Criminal Justice Training Center (NCJTC) of Fox Valley Technical College and the National Association For Search And Rescue (NASAR).
The theme for the conference was “Multiple Victim Events and Serial Crimes – Implications for Investigation, Search, Rescue and Recovery.” The conference featured presentations on effective and advanced approaches for locating and recovering missing and unidentified persons, particularly those who fall victim to tragic circumstances such as criminal and catastrophic events or natural disasters. This includes new and innovative technology, effective collaboration models, and responding to the mental health needs of search and recovery professionals, victims, and families.
WATCH: NIWRC’s Webinar on the “Effective Use of the National Missing and Unidentified Persons System (NamUs) for Case Resolution” from Dec. 14th, 2017.