Strangulation is one of the most lethal forms of domestic violence and sexual assault. Death can occur within minutes. When perpetrators strangle their victims, it is a felony and it may be attempted homicide.
Troy, MI 48083
This event is free and intended for advocates, attorneys, emergency physicians, emergency neurologists, forensic examiners, judges, law enforcement, LCSW's, neurologists, paramedics, prosecutors, and registered nurses.
Instructors GAEL STRACK, J.D. and BILL SMOCK, M.D., and JAMES HENDERSON JR., MSW, CAA-R, national experts in identification, investigation, and documentation of strangulation cases, will present:
Read about our presenters:
Faith Trinity Chuch
Sheriff Michael Bouchard and Deputies for Kids
Oakland County Commissioners
This event is hosted in partnership with The Training Institute on Strangulation Prevention (Institute). The Institute was developed in response to the increasing demand for Intimate Partner Violence Strangulation Crimes training and technical assistance (consulting, planning and support services) from communities across the world. For more information, go to their website: https://www.strangulationtraininginstitute.com/