MAJOR TRAINING SEMINAR MAY 15 16 2020
Deviant Groups, Cults and Violent Extremists
A growing number of law enforcement agencies are encountering cases involving criminal activity, ritual violence and religious symbolism. Many of these cases involve groups and individuals committing acts of abuse and neglect under the guise of religious practices. There is a growth in cases involving deaths resulting from deadly exorcisms and spiritual cleansing rituals. Drug and human traffickers are utilizing rituals and religious ceremonies for protection from police and furtherance of criminal activities. Extremist beliefs in conspiracy theories are motivating acts of violence including arson, bombings and murder. This one-day course will inform attendees of growing trends, tactics and indicators of religious extremists.
Key Topics Include
• Unconventional vs. Criminal: Understanding the Difference
• Religious and Conspiratorial Extremists
• Child Abuse and Cults
• Investigations involving Exorcism based Abuse
• The Role of Rituals among Human Trafficking Organizations
• Narco Cults and Ceremonial Protection of Drug Trafficking
• Crime Scenes and Religious Based Evidence
• Officer Safety and Potential Threats
• Interviewing Members, Victims and Leaders
• Dealing with the Media
The programs goal is to provide in-depth knowledge of extremist activities, criminal acts and the promotion of safety when dealing with these groups. The course will prepare attendees to recognize the threat of extremist and religious motivated violence. Attendees will learn to interpret symbols, artifacts and ceremonies used by extremist organizations.
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Website will be up ASAP for registation
$75 dollars for friday night and Saturday.
If you have filled out a application for SIIU we need you to come to this seminar
You will meet with Russ from 7-9pm.. Saturday night May 16th
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