The following is a release from the Numismatic Crime Information Center:
Numismatic Crime Information Center will offer a one-day training
course on “Numismatic Crime Investigations” for local, state and
federal law enforcement officers during the ANA World’s Fair of Money
August 11 to 15, 2015, in Rosemont, IL.
class is designed to provide law-enforcement personnel, including
patrol officers, detectives, investigators and prosecutors, with the
fundamental investigative techniques, knowledge and understanding to
respond effectively to the complex challenges encountered during a
numismatic crime. The class will be held at the Donald Stephens
Convention Center on Aug. 12, 2015, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., and
is free to law enforcement personnel.
is to provide investigative tools and resources to the law enforcement
community during the investigation of a numismatic crime,” said Doug
Davis Founder and President of the Numismatic Crime Information Center.
addition to classroom work, attendees will enhance their educational
experience by walking the bourse floor and observing the many facets
of the numismatic world. "The class will be the second presented
at a major ANA event and we hope to continue our partnership with the
ANA in delivering these classes across the country, said Davis.
to be covered in the one-day course include: types of coins, medals,
tokens and paper money; factors affecting numismatic crime, especially
as it relates to counterfeiting; precious metals, including new laws
governing the purchase of such metals; crime scene evaluation;
jurisdictional issues; eBay and postal crimes; organized crime groups
and a look at the victims of numismatic crimes.
education of law enforcement in the area of numismatic crime
investigations is only one of several strategic initiatives of the
Numismatic Crime Information Center. Additional information on the
class can be obtained from Doug Davis at 817-723-7231 or Doug@numismaticcrimes.org.
Numismatic Crime Information Center is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit
corporation whose mission is to serve as a national and international
resource for collectors, dealers and law enforcement in the education,
prevention and investigation of crimes involving coins, paper money,
tokens, medals and related numismatic items.
further information contact Doug Davis at 817-723-7231 or by mail to
NCIC, P.O. Box 14080 Arlington, TX 76094, or online at numismaticcrimes.org.
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