LADOJ's Protecting Louisiana's Families Trainings

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LADOJ's Protecting Louisiana's Families Trainings

Training for Law Enforcement on issues of Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault and Human Trafficking

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St. Bernard Sheriff's Department 2 Courthouse Square 2118 Jackson Blvd., 2nd Floor Chalmette, LA 70043

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  • 8 hours 30 minutes
  • Mobile eTicket

Louisiana Department of Justice “Protecting Louisiana’s Families Training”


8:00AM - 8:30AM Registration8:30AM – 8:45AM Welcome Remarks and Housekeeping

8:45AM – 9:45AM Through the Lens of a Survivor Shona Chavis aVoice Awakening

What did the experience of trauma look like? How did the domestic violence and childhood sexual assault affect her life choices? What does survivor-hood look like now?

9:45AM – 10:00AM Break

10:00AM - 11:00AM Tactical Communication

Joel Callahan Baton Rouge Police Department (Ret.)

Learn the importance of tactical communication when talking with a victim of domestic violence. Learn and understand that what the victim says versus what they mean could be different.

11:00AM – 11:30AM Local Advocacy Groups

Find out what resources are available to you.

11:30AM–12:45PM LUNCH (On your own)

1:00PM – 2:00PM Evidence Based Investigation and Report Writing,

Craig Russell Baton Rouge Police Department

2:00PM – 2:15PM BREAK

2:15PM – 3:15PM Local Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner

What is a FME? Why is it important? What role does Law Enforcement play?

3:15PM – 4:15PM Human Trafficking

Monica Taylor Special Projects Louisiana Department of Justice

What really defines human trafficking in Louisiana? What to do it you think you have a case?

4:15PM– 4:30PM Q & A