Criminal Connections: Child Exploitation Material and Child Sexual Abuse, CIPTC, Peoria, IL

Criminal Connections: Child Exploitation Material and Child Sexual Abuse, CIPTC, Peoria, IL

11-14-2022 8:30 AM - 11-15-2022 4:30 PM
Central Illinois Police Training Center Poplar Hall P101
Address: 5407 N University St, Peoria, IL 61614, USA
5407 N University St, Peoria, IL 61614, USA


Brian Fengel, Director

Phone: (309) 690-7350
Fax: (309) 690-7359
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Criminal Connections: Child Exploitation Material and Child Sexual Abuse

 Instructor: David Frattare and Pauline Renick

National Criminal Justice Training Center

November 14-15, 2022

 8:30am – 4:30pm

 Class will meet at CIPTC, ICC Peoria Campus, 5407 N. University, Poplar Hall P101, Peoria, IL

Enrollment Deadline: November 7, 2022

Course Size: Maximum – 35

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Course Objective

Explore investigative strategies that address the relationship between child sexual abuse and child sexual abuse materials (child pornography) to supplement an investigation and corroborate victim statements. Gather new tools and resources for the most comprehensive case outcomes.

Course Content

Apply research discussing the relationship between contact offenses and child pornography.

Consider current legal issues relating to child pornography and child sexual abuse cases.

Leverage interview and interrogation techniques that maximize evidence discovery in sexual abuse cases.

Understand ICAC task force’s role in investigating child pornography.

Consider opportunities to enhance investigations through multi-disciplinary investigative strategies.

Past participants had this to say…

“Learning the various methods and investigative practices that can be used for more efficient prosecution will be very helpful in my profession.”

“Very impressive- the instructors had relevant and real experience in the field and were very well spoken. Lots of interaction with participants.”

“Great overview of ICAC and sex crime cases!”

“Information related to interviewing children and apps will be really useful – I definitely learned more about tools and resources available to law enforcement.”

About the Instructor:

David Frattare Director of State Investigations / ICAC Commander, Cuyahoga County Prosecutors Office, Ohio Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force Director Frattare is responsible for the investigation, coordination and supervision of undercover online investigations involving the sexual exploitation of children. He serves as the national representative for the Internet Crimes Against Children program in Ohio and provides training to law enforcement officers in the areas of undercover online investigations and peer-to-peer investigations. Prior to his employment with the Cuyahoga County Prosecutors Office, Director Frattare was employed for 12 years as a Special Agent with the Pennsylvania Office of Attorney General’s Bureau of Criminal Investigation. From 2005 to 2009, he was assigned to the Attorney General’s Child Predator Unit and was responsible for more than 60 arrests throughout the U.S. and Canada involving the online sexual exploitation of children. He has received extensive training in the investigation, detection, and prosecution of crimes against children and has given more than 400 Internet safety presentations.

Pauline Renick Retired Detective with the Bellingham Police Department, Bellingham, Washington Pauline has been in Law Enforcement for 37 years. Currently, she is working as a crime analyst in the area of Internet Crimes Against Children. She also served as a Task Force Officer for the Department of Homeland Security Investigations. Her previous assignments included Mountain Bike Patrol, Patrol Division, D.A.R.E. Officer, High School Resource Officer, Field Training Officer and Master Patrol Officer. She has experience working cases of child sexual assault, child abuse and domestic violence related crimes. She also worked these types of cases during her assignment as a Special Agent for the US Army Criminal Investigation Division Command (CID). She is the only female recipient of the Medal of Valor in the history of her department. Pauline is also a child forensic interviewer and involved in the community providing educational information to teens, parents and specialized professions, regarding the topic of the Internet Crimes Against Children.

Mobile In-Service Training Team # 7 Illinois Enforcement Training and Standards Board

MTU #7 request for certification of this course has been approved by the Illinois Law Enforcement Training and Standards Board

Meets the following mandatory training criteria: Pending ILETSB Course Approval



Criminal Connections: Child Exploitation Material and Child Sexual Abuse, CIPTC, Peoria, IL