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Supporting Heroes In mental health Foundational Training

Award Information

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Awardee County
San Diego
Congressional District
Funding First Awarded
Total funding (to date)

Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2013, $399,988)

This program is funded under the authority of the Providing Resources, Officers, and Technology to Eradicate Cyber Threats to Our Children Act of 2008, (42 U.S.C. Section 17611)('the PROTECT Our Children Act of 2008'). The Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) National Training Program provides training to ICAC task forces and affiliated federal, state, and local law enforcement and prosecutorial agencies in the areas of investigation, forensics, prosecution, community outreach, and capacity building.

The Innocent Justice Foundation will implement officer wellness training for the ICAC Programs. The training will assist task force members and police agency command staff manage and address the impact of repeated exposure to child sexual abuse images and materials. The focus will be on promoting officer mental health and well-being. CA/NCF

Date Created: September 16, 2013