Cases involving missing or abducted children can be some of the most difficult a judge faces. The families of those children are usually especially sensitive and apprehensive about being in court, and can be a source of great trauma and distress. This course can help judges do everything they can to make the process as smooth as possible for the families that have been victims of these crimes.
Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:
- Describe the implications to families with missing and abducted children; and
- Apply recommendations on improving the outcomes and experiences for victims and family members who end up in the justice system.