Regional Office of Education #13

Serving Clinton, Jefferson, Marion and Washington Counties

Matt Renaud, Regional Superintendent
Regional Office of Education #13


Identifying and Intercepting School Violence through Cyber-Investigation

Dates: February 20 and 21, 2024
Location: Kaskaskia College Salem Learning Center
1475 West Whittaker Street
Salem, IL
Time: Breakfast will be served at 7:30 a.m.
Program begins at 8:00 a.m.
Program concludes at 4:00 p.m.
Lunch will be provided.
Fee: Free for All
Instructor: Detective Richard Wistocki (RET) Naperville Police Department High Tech Crime Unit
Audience: Patrol Officers, Sheriffs, Deputies, Detectives, School Resource Officers, States Attorney, School Administrators, IT Professionals, and School Deans
Description: Law enforcement and school officials must know how to proactively respond to threats of school violence online. Especially when there is online "leakage" threatening students and school personnel. Being trained to identify the perpetrator immediately provides law enforcement and school officials the ability to act quickly and effectively to reduce the threat of school shootings and other forms of violence.
Training Objectives
  • Why it is so important NOT to disregard information given to LEO or school officials
  • What the term "leakage" means and how we can interpret the information
  • Learn free and open source online investigative tools
  • Learn to identify and collect cyber evidence to identify suspects
  • Learn the three-step process in investigating internet crimes
  • Learn the importance of preservation, exigent circumstances and search warrants
  • Learn how to Obtain IPs, screen names, screen captures and email headers
  • State laws: Terrorist Threats; Falsely Making a Terrorist Threat; Swatting; and Causing a Catastrophe
  • Suspect search warrant, arrest, interrogation and mental health evaluation
  • Examine a successful Cyber-crime case study investigation from start to finish
 Important - please read carefully; attendees will need the following items:
Register for February 20 and 21, 2024
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Clinton County
930 B Fairfax, Carlyle, IL
Phone: 618-594-2432
Fax: 618-594-7192
Hours 8:00-12:00 and 1:00-4:00

Jefferson County
1710 Broadway,
Mt. Vernon 62864
Phone: 618-244-8040
Fax: 618-241-7868
Hours 8:00-12:00 and 1:00-4:00

Marion County
1475 West Whittaker Street, Salem IL 62881
Phone: 618-548-3885
Hours 8:00-12:00 and 1:00-4:00