A forensic interview is a fact-finding conversation with a child intended to elicit detailed information about a possible event that the child may have experienced or witnessed. These interviews are especially important for law enforcement and criminal justice professionals to aid in a criminal investigations. This webinar will touch upon the nuances of the fact-finding process, including the purposes of a forensic interview, the different methods, and types of interviewing skills. For the law enforcement listeners, you will gain valuable insight about when relying upon a dedicated forensic interview is crucial, and when can law enforcement can step in to take the lead. Lastly, you will learn from the prosecutor’s perspective how to defend these interviews for admissibility at trial.
Other Webinars with this Speaker:
- April 15: Make the Call: Child Discipline or Abuse
- Aug 5: Forensic Interviews of Children (this webinar)