Cyber Investigation 100 - Identifying and Seizing Electronic Evidence - Web Based
This 6 hour course provides law enforcement professionals with the knowledge and skills necessary to respond to an electronic crime scene and to safely and methodically collect and preserve items of evidentiary value that may be used in court proceedings.
At the end of instruction students will be able to:
• Recognize various types of electronic media and hardware used for storing electronic data. Items include computers, thumb drives, media cards, PDAs, etc.
• Explain the steps involved in orchestrating a digital evidence-based seizure and the legalities that surround it.
• Explain how to identify, preserve, collect, search, package, document and transfer digital evidence.
Department of Homeland Security Approved Course
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| Length ||Class Part/Link ||Status |
In this module the course pre-test will be completed. Students who
score 80 percent or higher will NOT be required to take the
course. Successful completion of the pre-test will satisfy prerequisite requirements but
will not award the student with a certificate of completion. Students who score
less than 80 percent on the pre-test should proceed to the next
learning module, Course Introduction.
|25 min||Course Introduction|
Evidence of criminal activity can be found in the form of electronic
evidence. This module will present how this technology has changed the face of
crime and why it is now necessary to be able to recognize, prepare, preserve,
and collect this form of evidence.
Electronic evidence can be found in a wide variety of devices, in all sorts
of shapes, and sizes. In this module, you will learn to identify these sources
of potential electronic evidence.
In this module you will learn what considerations you
will need to incorporate into your Pre-Raid planning or to be ready to seize
electronic evidence at a crime scene.
In this module you will learn how to preserve electronic
evidence at the scene of a crime that can be collected for later analysis.
In this module you will learn the best practices for the seizure of
|20 min||Final Examination (Post-test) and Certificate|
In this module the final examination will be completed.
Students must score 80 percent or higher pass the test. If 80 percent or higher
is achieved,students will be awarded a certificate of completion.
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