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Defendant in Handcuffs

NCCJD welcomes you to join us for our popular webinar series as we kick off a new focus starting in July. For the next six months, NCCJD is shifting the spotlight from victims’ issues to suspects/offenders’ issues. This informative series will cover everything from first responder training to alternatives to incarceration to identifying and assisting suspects/offenders with specific types of “hidden disabilities” that are most often found in the criminal justice system. Be sure to visit our page and register for upcoming events. You can also view previous webinars on victim’s issues in NCCJD’s webinar archive.

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Disability Awareness Training; A Train the Trainer Program for First Responders
July 31, 2014

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NCCJD's Reading List - Readability
Kids with developmental disabilities at risk for abuse and neglect
Monday, July 28, 2014 9:56:22 AM

Grand jury indicts caretaker in abuse of disabled man
Thursday, July 03, 2014 11:05:29 AM

Lawyer: Accused sex offender also a victim
Monday, June 30, 2014 4:15:03 PM