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Update on Child Abuse and Neglect Background Checks

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Starting on August 2, 2019, the Office of Early Childhood (OEC) Background Investigations Unit (BIU) will be able to complete Child Abuse and Neglect Checks (Trails checks) for persons responsible for supervising children and who have unsupervised contact with children. DVP-funded organizations can now request Child Abuse and Neglect Checks via BIU for any employee or volunteer who has or will have contact with children in the course of their work at the organization

 

Free Advanced Domestic Violence Investigation Training Events

EVAW 6.27 Training Poster.PNGYou are invited to attend an Advanced Domestic Violence Investigation training brought to you by Ending Violence Against Women (EVAW) which will include information about predominant aggressor analysis, strangulation, stalking, trauma-informed interviewing, and prosecuting the case. These free training opportunities are open to system- and community-based advocates, law enforcement officers, prosecutors, child protection workers, and other allied professionals and are being offered in two rural areas this summer.

COURTHOUSE CLOSED

The Mineral County Courthouse will be closed for business on Monday, June 17, 2019 from 1 pm to 4 pm to allow staff and officials to celebrate the opening of the new courthouse.  Business will resume at 8 am on Tuesday, June 18, 2019.  Thank you for your patience!

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