Law Enforcement Summit

The Attorney General's office hosts a Law Enforcement Summit each year to recognize the efforts of the State's law enforcement community and provide training to police, prosecutors and criminal justice personnel.

This year's Law Enforcement Summit will be Oct. 4 and 5 at Camp Robinson in North Little Rock.

On Oct. 5 Rutledge will recognize Outstanding Law Enforcement Officers from each county, as well as announce the 2016 Outstanding Law Enforcement Officer of the Year. Officers can be nominated here.

The Attorney General’s office is in the process of applying for CLE/CLEST credit. For more information, please contact Rachel Ellis at 501-682-2007.

 

Agenda

Registration

October 4, 2016

8:30 to 10 a.m.  – Jones Auditorium 230 B

Naloxone  

Benton Police Chief Kirk Lane

Learn about the Arkansas Naloxone Access Act of 2015 and about how to safely administer Naloxone, a counter agent to opiate prescription drugs and heroin.

9 to 10 a.m. – Jones Auditorium 230 C

Metal Theft Investigations and Arkansas Top Cop recognition

Attorney General’s Office Special Investigations Division and LeadsOnline

Learn about metal theft investigations from the Attorney General's Office Special Investigations Division and LeadsOnline.

10 to 10:15 a.m.

Break

10:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. – Jones Auditorium 230 C

Domestic Violence Lethality Assessment and what Judges need from Law Enforcement

Rebekah Tucci, Administrative Office of the Courts

10:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. – Jones Auditorium 230 B

Social Media Investigations

Special Agents Drew Evans and Michael Hendrix, Arkansas Attorney General’s Office

Learn search strategies for finding information available on some of the most popular social media sites.

12:15 to 1:15 p.m.

Lunch on your own

On site dining available

1:15 to 5 p.m. – Jones Auditorium 230 C

Autism Safety and Awareness Training

Mike Murphy, National Center for Missing and Exploited Children

Lindsay Naeder, Autism Response Team Director, Autism Speaks

First responder training on protecting and responding effectively to emergencies involving children and adults with autism spectrum disorder.

1:15 to 2:15 p.m. – Jones Auditorium 230 B

Obtaining Information from Electronic Service Providers

Special Agent Michael Hendrix and Assistant Attorney General Jill Irwin, Arkansas Attorney General’s Office

Learn about resources available to obtain information from electronic service providers and about information that can be obtained through various legal processes.

2:15 to 2:30 p.m.

Break

2:30 to 3:30 p.m. – Jones Auditorium 230 B

Securing Electronic Evidence in a Criminal Investigation

Special Agent Chris Cone, Arkansas Attorney General’s Office

Learn about different types of electronic evidence and the role they play in a criminal investigation.  Also, hear about best practice techniques for securing and storing electronic evidence for later analysis.

 

 

October 5, 2016

7:30 to 8 a.m.

Registration

8 to 9:30 a.m.

Lieutenant Brad Toms, San Bernardino Sheriff Department

9:30 to 9:45 a.m.

Break

9:45 to 11:30 a.m.

“A Victim Centered Approach to Human Trafficking Investigations”

Christopher Heid, Corporal, Maryland State Police

Patrick Winn, Special Agent, FBI, Baltimore, Maryland

11:30 a.m.

Lunch Buffet line starts

11:50 a.m. to 1:15 p.m.

Luncheon

1:15 to 1:30 p.m.

Break

1:30 to 3:30 p.m.

“Cannabis Social Events: Enforcement Challenges and Strategies.”

Lieutenant James Henning, Denver Police Department

3:30 to 3:45 p.m.

Break

3:45 to 4:45

Diane Upchurch, FBI Special Agent in Charge, Little Rock Division

Matthew Barden, DEA Assistant Special Agent in Charge, Little Rock District Office

“Chasing the Dragon” film

4:45 to 5:30 p.m.

Law Enforcement Leadership panel discussion

  • Attorney General Leslie Rutledge
  • Diane Upchurch, FBI Special Agent in Charge, Little Rock Division
  • Matthew Barden, DEA Assistant Special Agent in Charge, Little Rock District Office
  • Arkansas State Police Col. Bill Bryant
  • Brent Stevenson, Arkansas Association of Chiefs of Police
  • Ronnie Baldwin, Arkansas Sheriffs’ Association

 

Partners:

Drug Enforcement Agency

202-307-1000

DEA.gov

Federal Bureau of Investigation

501-221-9100

FBI.gov

Little Rock Tours

501-868-7287

LittleRockTours.com