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Saturday, October 14, 2006

High Technology Crime Training Conference

Editors Note: Leadership in the 20th century is going to require all leaders to have an understanding of technology issues.

High Technology Crime Investigator's Association (HTCIA) Training Conference

The 2006 High Technology Crime Investigator's Association (HTCIA) Training Conference and Expo, is being held in Cleveland, Ohio, October 30, 2006 through November 1, 2006.

This year's event is our 20th anniversary of being a non-profit professional organization devoted to the prevention, investigation, and prosecution of high tech crime. We have over 3,000 members through out the world. Attendees are registering from the entire world for this important training event.

Information concerning registering and attending this event can be found here:


Detailed Information:
Keynote/Lunch Speakers from MySpace, U.S. Dept of Justice, and the Brazilian Forensic Computer Crime Unit. We have five rooms devoted to breakout sessions and seven rooms devoted to hands on computer labs.

Here is just a sample of the topics and classes:

Artifacts of Deletion Utilities
Cell Phone Forensics
Network Crime and Network Intrusions
Internet Browser Forensics
Linux/SMART Enterprise forensics
ProDiscover Basic Freeware Lab
Access Data FTK 2.0 Technology
Investigation the Usenet Tips and Tricks Mac Forensics
Google as an Investigative tool
Forensics on "Live" Running Networks and Systems Wireless hacking and Cell Phone Forensics
Inside Illegal World of the WAREZ
Tool Shootout for Cell Phone Forensics
AOL Forensics
Detecting and Collecting Whole Disk Encryption Media
Access Protected Registry Forensics
Ultimate Boot Disk CD for Windows
Investigating Wireless Devices
Steganography Investigations
The Handheld - The next hacker workstation Tripping over Borders in Cyberspace - Legal Issues Introduction to Malicious Software Analysis (Windows)
AccessData Rainbow Tables
Guide For Handling Cyber-Terrorism And Information Warfare Advanced Unicode and Code Page Keyword Searching Moble IP, Secure Portable Metro Networks Digital Crime Scene Forensics Cyber laundering Informal Value Transfer systems
Electronic operations traceability. A challenge for IT Managers
Dissecting The Stream, IP forensics
Cell/Mobile Phones: The Good, the Bad, the GSM
Volatile Data collection from Running Windows Machines
Bypassing the Best Laid Plans: How They Steal Proprietary Information
Fuzzy Hashing- Matching similar documents Proactive Forensics: The Data Before it Goes Bad Advanced Unicode and Code Page Keyword Searching Instant message Forensics Detecting and Extracting Steganography Using Back Track to Compromise a Network CyberCrime in Brazil Anti-forensics Using Google Desktop in forensic Investigation Handheld Forensics: Cell Phones, PDAs, and Hybrids
Google Hello, Access Data Password Cracking
The turtle tool - Peer-to Peer Investigations Maresware Tools Legal Discovery and Redaction Issues
Benefits and Risks of Undercover Internet Investig
Moving from LE into the private sector
Legal Issues in Civil Trials
Network forensics in the digital world
Benefits and Risks of Undercover Internet Investigations Proactive Online Investigation Artifacts of Deletion Utilities Malicious software & Steganography Investigations TCP/IP Protocol Analysis
Hacking with iPods and Forensic Analyst
Victims of Internet Crimes
Dissecting The Stream, IP forensics

Art Bowker
HTCIA International Secretary
Conference Chairperson

Notification sponsored by:
Raymond E. Foster, the author of Police Technology and Hi Tech Criminal Justice Online

Sunday, October 08, 2006

Police-Writers.com adds Keller Consulting Group to list of Police Officer Websites

October 8, 2006 (San Dimas, CA) Police-Writers.com, a website dedicated to police officers turned authors includes a comprehensive listing of Police Officer Websites and Police Officer Blogs. Police-Writers.com has added Keller Consulting Group to the website listings.

Michael A. Keller has been in the public safety profession since 1973 attaining the position of
Chief of Police & Director of Public Safety. He retired as Chief of Police of the Webster Texas Police Department. He is the CEO of the Keller Consulting Group, Government Consulting Services. He has consulted with police agencies on issues involving Police Management and Planning, Leadership, Employee Discipline, Internal Investigations, Criminal Investigations, and investigations regarding the Sexual Exploitation of Children. He is a member of Team ADAM & Project ALERT with the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children. Team ADAM is a rapid response team that responds to child abductions. He holds a Bachelor’s of Arts Degree in Police Administration from Western Illinois University, is a graduate of the Leadership Command College, and a graduate of the FBI National Academy 176th Session. He has written numerous articles on Leadership and Policing for various publications. He has been an instructor at the Law Enforcement Management Institute of Texas at Sam Houston State University. He has extensive media experience and has been a guest on ABC’s “Good Morning America”, CBS’s “Today Show” and CNN "Larry King Live". He is committed to “ethical, professional leadership” and assisting other organizations in meeting the demands of the 21st Century. He lives on the coast of Texas and is an avid saltwater fisherman.

Keller Consulting Group provides professional Expert Witness and Consulting services to Governments and Public officials. Specializing in the areas of Public Safety and Administration, they can assess your needs and provide solutions. The group helps provide your citizens with the professional services that they deserve and should expect.

Public Safety is a high profile and litigious facet of government. Predominantly young
police officers with guns and fast cars offers the leader of these organizations a myriad of issues to deal with. Whether it's a leadership issue, internal investigation, manpower allocation analysis, employee/citizen surveys, the Keller Consulting Group can assist you.

The Keller Consulting Group, with over 35 years of government experience, 18 as administrators, understands the need for effective and efficient
leadership and administration. They can help you provide your staff with the resources necessary to accomplish the mission and goals of your organization.

Police-Writers.com hosts 142 police officers and their 424 books in six categories.