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Family of Missing Children's Perspective for Law Enforcement

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This webinar is hosted by the National Criminal Justice Training Center at Fox Valley Technical College. The presenters of this webinar are Tanea Parmenter,  the Idaho State Missing Person Clearinghouse Manager, and Janell Rasmussen, who has spent over 20 years working in Public Safety. 

Tanea Parmenter works with the AMBER Alert and Blue Alert Program. She started her career with the Idaho State Police in 2011 and became the Clearinghouse Manager in 2012. She provides training and resources to the Idaho local, county, state, federal and Tribal law enforcement on Missing Persons, AMBER Alerts and Missing and Exploited Children.

Janell Rasmussen has spent over 20 years working in Public Safety to develop, implement and operate multiple statewide law enforcement programs that have been highly successful and nationally recognized. During her time at the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension (BCA), Rasmussen was responsible for the development and operations of multiple statewide programs, including the Minnesota AMBER Alert Plan, the Missing Children’s Clearinghouse, the Communication & Duty Officer Program, the Crimes Against Children in Indian Country Conference and the President’s Initiative on Missing & Unidentified Persons. She also served in capacities as Legislative and Media Coordinator during her tenure at the BCA.

Date Created: July 31, 2020