Tracking a Killer Using Open Source Tools: Protecting Against Vicarious Trauma

Learn crucial trauma-informed investigation techniques from two experts.  Investigator and historian, Annsar Shahhoud, spoke about using a false identity on social media to befriend the perpetrator of a 2013 Syrian civilian massacre and capture his confession, as discussed in the podcast episode “Searching for the Shadow Man.” 

We also heard from psychologist Brock Chisholm, founder of Trauma Treatment International, about conducting digital investigations in a trauma-informed way and how to recognize the impact of trauma on investigators.