Digital Evidence Identification and Recovery for First Responders and Investigators

This certification is for officers or investigators likely to encounter computers, digital media or electronic devices during an investigation. Topics include understanding what devices can hold digital evidence. The importance and how digital evidence relates to different crime types. What steps should be taken to ensure that digital evidence is properly identified and recovered. This certification does not cover digital forensics it only covers the recovery of evidence so that it can be analyzed by forensic experts.

Approx. 7 Hours
4 modules
Digital Evidence Identification and Recovery for First Responders and Investigators
Understanding Digital Evidence
Understanding Digital Evidence

module number: 1781
This module will cover the importance of digital evidence in investigations involving serious crimes. This module will cover how to recognize digital evidence, how it should be collected and stored.
Recovering evidence from basic digital devices
Recovering evidence from basic digital devices

module number: 1782
This module will cover how to recognize and handle the wide variety of simple digital devices commonly found in crime scenes.
Recovering evidence fro smart phones and other smart digital devices
Recovering evidence fro smart phones and other smart digital devices

module number: 1783
This module will cover the different types of smart digital devices, how to recognize them and some considerations about obtaining evidence from them.
Securing and evaluating digital evidence
Securing and evaluating digital evidence

module number: 1784
In this module we will cover the process of gathering digital evidence. It will cover how to secure a crime scene which contains digital evidence.