Facebook is the largest social networking platform in the world, with over 2 billion monthly active users. Additionally, the social network has 1.6 billion mobile application users, making it the first-place investigators should look for evidence. Yet, it is the hardest social networking site to gather accurate real time data. Making matters worse, Facebook has begun to shut down API’s to companies offering Facebook analytical data to law enforcement.
This innovative course is the only police training offered in the United States that will provide step by step instructions on creating over 250 complex and detailed searches within Facebook that produce actionable results! Attendees are encouraged to have accounts set up for Gmail, LinkedIn, Twitter, Instagram and Facebook for class use only. Attendees are encouraged to bring a laptop computer configured with Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Mac OS X, or Linux operating systems. Each attendee’s computer should have the ability to access a 802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi network in an unrestricted or unfiltered nature. Please contact us if clarification is required on these class specifications.