Fulfilling Our Mission

For the past 23 years, the National Law Center has been protecting children from the harm of sexual exploitation by equipping law enforcement agencies and government attorneys across America with the latest cutting edge investigative strategies for preventing, detecting, and prosecuting these crimes.

For  many years, the NLC has produced extensive legal materials and guidance on national training in the area of child sexual exploitation law. NLC PROTECTS Seminars feature experts on child pornography investigation and prosecution, Internet forensics, online enticement investigation, human trafficking, and other child sexual exploitation issues. Learn More

NLC Training Seminars

  • Computer and internet forensics
  • Child pornography prosecution and discovery
  • Child sexual exploitation crimes 101
  • Child witness interviews
  • Coping techniques for law enforcement
  • Investigative distinctions: child sexual predators and cyberstalkers
  • Emerging technologies in investigations
  • Grooming, online enticement and social networks
  • Impact of work exposure to child pornography
  • Interacting with child victims, witnesses, and experts
  • Interviewing and interrogating offenders
  • Investigating and prosecuting federal cases
  • Juvenile prostitution
  • Managing a child exploitation crimes task force
  • Mobile technology
  • On-scene forensics
  • Presenting medical evidence in child sex cases
  • Prosecuting child trafficking cases
  • Selecting a jury in a sex crimes trial
  • Sex offender management
  • Understanding trial publicity in child sexual assault cases
  • Working with child advocacy centers

Learn More                   

 

  • Project iGuardian coming March 25 Read More
  • NLC Chief Instructor Describes Red Flags to Protect Teens from Predators Read More
  • CBS 8 News Interview with NLC Chief Instructor Wendy Patrick Read More
  • BREAKING NEWS ... Child Sex Trafficking Rescue: FBI Saves 105 Victims in 'Operation Cross Country' Read More
  • Former Middle School Employee Sentenced for Producing and Distributing Child Pornography Read More