ABOUT US

Eat, Sleep, Investigate, RepeatHere at BLD we have developed a range of successful solutions, services and platforms to support investigations, as well as providing continued support and education for thousands of investigations professionals, helping to grow their own digital investigation and Intelligence capabilities.

 

We deliver on-demand products and services that allow skills and knowledge to be quickly acquired and developed into advanced capabilities. These are further developed by ongoing support through reference materials and continued professional development.

 

We work in partnership with your organisation to combine digital capabilities with an objective-driven strategy ensuring that our services are designed and delivered bespoke for your needs.

 

As an organisation, we are customer obsessed, always making sure your expectations are exceeded and your outcomes are met.

 

We ensure our clients are at the forefront of digital knowledge and capability. We support our clients to remain up-to-date with the latest technology advancements and work in collaboration to define the threats and opportunities they could present.

 

Meet the folks who make it all happen. We see big potential in every moment, and care deeply about what we do every day. Our unique development ensures that we have the very best staff at every level of operation.

 

Our leadership team reflects a group of diverse individuals with breadth of knowledge and has extensive Digital Investigation experience on many high profile and complex cases.

Matt Service
Chief Executive Officer and Data Protection Officer

A specialist in digital strategy, Matt brings over two decades of experience in digital transformation across global Fortune 500 companies, UK Police forces, The Ministry of Defence and many international government organisations. His approach to transformation is one of modern efficiency, whilst retaining a strong understanding of traditional enterprise architecture.

Matt Service
Chief Executive Officer and Data Protection Officer
Nick Curry
Chief Operating Officer

Nick is recognised as a leading authority on converging both established and emerging disciplines of digital investigation and intelligence due to his continual investment in research, problem solving and testing of digital technologies. His knowledge is delivered to our clients by supporting investigations and through delivery of our educational programmes.

Nick Curry
Chief Operating Officer
Matt Dyer
Matt Dyer
Head of Training

Matt is a former police detective with 23 years’ experience in departments including homicide, organised crime, anti-corruption, kidnap & extortion.

One of the first digital media investigators within the West Midlands Police and a digital media investigation education lead at the College of Policing.

Matt is BLD’s principal trainer with an unending passion for the digital environment, responsible for developing and delivering hundreds of courses to frontline officers, supervisors and specialist units.

His assures BLD’s training portfolio remains relevant in line with legislation and emerging capabilities and threats.

Matt Dyer
Head of Training
Mark Laing
Creative Director

Mark is a former police detective, having served Lancashire Constabulary for 18 years. Combining his vast experience of major investigations and covert tactics with his deep understanding of technology, he is able to advise and consult on complex cases involving all types of digital evidence. Mark is a C4-Certified Bitcoin Professional, a Certified Ethical Hacker, and a City & Guilds qualified RF Technician, and is responsible for developing our training prospectus for both classroom and online learning.

Mark Laing
Creative Director
Amanda Huggins
Operations Services Director

Amanda Huggins
Operations Services Director

TESTIMONIALS

UK Law Enforcement Agency

The best part of the programme was the style and delivery from the staff at Blue Lights Digital. They have transferred their passion for the subject to their products.

UK Police Force

Great knowledge and a great sense of humour. Kept the group engaged through their operational credibility and clear understanding of what is a complex subject matter.

Senior Investigating Officer

Blue Lights Digital's knowledge, professionalism and work ethic is second to none. Combined with the speed of progress and quality of the report, I would unreservedly recommend them to other organisations.

Head of Fraud

FTSE 100 Company

Blue Lights Digital provided us with invaluable knowledge and expertise. The response to our request for independent forensic advice was professional, discrete and efficient.

Head of Investigations

FTSE 100 Company

Blue Lights Digital tailored the service to meet our needs and the objective of the investigation and provided critical updates throughout the process. Their expertise is first rate and we would have no hesitation in recommending their services.

Senior Policing Leader

One of the best training sessions I have attended! Extremely personable and knowledgeable trainers explaining a difficult subject matter and made sense of it. Very applicable to just about every area of modern day policing. I just wish the course lasted longer.

UK Police Officer

Wow, simply wow. Our organisation pays a fortune for training and BLUE LIGHTS EVOLVE now surpasses that delivery method by being available 24 hours a day to refresh my memory... It’s like a course trainer in your pocket!

Detective Sergeant

ROCU

In 22 years of policing I have not attended training provided by an independent training provider and had as much confidence in the trainers, their wealth of knowledge in the subject matter and the quality of delivery of the subject.

Company Director

After instructing Blue Lights Digital, my previously protracted and expensive legal dispute was resolved swiftly and effectively as a result of their direct, uncompromising approach in the pursuit of presenting independent facts.

Online Investigation Course Attendee

2020

I have taken away and gained a lot of knowledge of the online world, which is due to the input of technical and practical online skills by BLD which is second to none.

Detective

Metropolitan Police, 2020

``For once it feels that we're not behind the suspects years down the line; with this training, we're actually ahead of them.``

 

SERVICES

 

The key to our services is to work in close collaboration with our clients, as a partner rather than a supplier, to combine our digital investigation capabilities with an objective-driven investigative strategy. We specialise in:

  • Cyber crime incident response
  • Digital investigation strategy
  • Computer and mobile device forensics
  • Communications data analysis and surveying
  • Internet and social media investigation
  • Network and cloud storage investigation
  • Drone flight path investigation

We offer a series of comprehensive and adaptable models, created to be able to support any scale or complexity of investigation. We can respond to immediate, time-dependent support on a live enquiry, through to resourcing longer term resource for a major incident review.

Services

 

PRODUCTS

 

 

EVOLVE

 

BLUE LIGHTS EVOLVE is a trusted source of initial training, continual professional development and resources for an effective digital investigator.

EVOLVE is revolutionising the way organisations are able to deliver clear, concise and current digital support to their first responders and investigators through:

 

DECYPHER

 

DECYPHER

BLUE LIGHTS DECYPHER is a major advance in communications data analysis.

This platform combines an innovative and simple user interface developed by Blue Lights Digital and the power of our CDAN software (class leading automatic evidential comms data processing and reporting) to enable immediate CDR processing and reporting as a ‘pay as you go’ cloud service.

Hancom WITH

BLD is a partner of HancomWITH, a research group that leads the world in the field of mobile and digital forensics.  The mobile and digital forensics solution, MD-SERIES, is a complete mobile and digital forensic product line for data extraction and analysis with integrated cutting-edge mobile forensic technology, supporting any type of mobile device, and has been provided to hundreds of global investigative agencies since 2005.

 

FORENSIQ ONE

 

ForensIQ ONE

With ForensIQ One’s “Case Investigator”, users can gather data and information from multiple sources into one tool that aggregates all the data, compare and search for differences and similarities, link entities and present results in one report.

 

CIPHERTRACE

 

BLD is an approved UK supplier of CipherTrace, for Anti-Money Laundering (AML) and Financial Investigations on Blockchain.

Understanding cryptocurrency and blockchains is one thing; making sense of the huge data is another. CipherTrace can help you trace funds, identify assets, deanonymise addresses and wallets, and more.

 

HANCOM WITH

 

Hancom WITH

We Empower Your Investigation!

BLD is a partner of HancomWITH, a research group that leads the world in the field of mobile and digital forensics. The mobile and digital forensics solution, MD-SERIES, is a complete mobile and digital forensic product line for data extraction and analysis with integrated cutting-edge mobile forensic technology, supporting any type of mobile device, and has been provided to hundreds of global investigative agencies since 2005.

MD-Series Products

HancomWITH MD Series boxes

MD-LIVE

Data extraction on a wide variety of mobile and digital devices, supporting both physical and logical extraction methods for Android, iOS, Windows OS, Tizen OS, and other mobile operating systems.

MD-LIVE

MD-LIVE is a mobile forensic solution for quickly performing logical extraction and data analysis on live mobile devices.  It also supports a number of legal compliance features such as selective acquisition of evidence to ensure a suspect’s right to privacy, as well as mirroring and recording the suspect smartphone’s display during the forensic process. MD-LIVE also supports the use of a separate camera for recording the forensic process externally.

MD-NEXT

Data extraction software for smartphones, feature phones, drones, smart TVs, wearables, loT devices, USIM cards, SD memory cards, JTAG boards, and chip-off memory.

MD-NEXT

MD-NEXT is the forensic software solution for data extraction on a wide variety of mobile and digital devices. It supports both physical and logical extraction methods for Android, iOS, Windows OS, Tizen OS, and other mobile operating systems.

MD-RED

Data analysis software for recovering, decoding, decrypting, visualising, and reporting evidence data from mobile and digital devices.

MD-RED

MD-RED is the forensic software solution for recovering, decrypting, visualising, performing analytic data mining, and reporting evidence data that’s been extracted with MD-NEXT or another analogous extraction tool. The analysis results output by MD-RED can be exported as forensic reports for crime and accident investigations. In addition, as a result of continuous ongoing research, MD-RED‘s mobile app analysis engine is constantly being updated with support for analysing the latest apps.

MD-CLOUD

Digital forensic software for extraction and analysis of cloud account.

MD-CLOUD

MD-CLOUD is the most intuitive digital forensic software tool that extracts and analyses the data from cloud data storage. It supports a broad range of cloud services.

MD-VIDEO

Digital forensic software for video preview, recovery, and analysis of video data.

MD-VIDEO

MD-VIDEO is the digital forensic software for extracting and recovering video data directly from the media storage like a disk, memory card and damaged video file.

 

FORENSIQ ONE

 

ForensIQ ONE

Stand-Alone Software for Investigators

In digital investigations today, there’s a constantly growing amount of data and information coming from multiple sources. To collect the data, the examiner needs to have a various number of tools that results in multiple exports and reports for the investigator to deal with when extractions are done.

 

With ForensIQ One’s “Case Investigator”, users can gather data and information from multiple sources into one tool that aggregates all the data, compares and searches for differences and similarities, links entities and presents results in one report.

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Digital Investigation Simplified

Multiple sources

Gather data from multiple sources and get full overview of your case.  Become more efficient and simplify your work.

Speed

Let the software connect the dots, find the links and critical evidence for you. Speed up your work by utilising computing power.

One Report

When the investigation is concluded, one single report can be produced with all the findings and important notes related to the case.

Timeline

View and search through all data in a chronological order.  Get a full overview of when activities happened.

Open API

With our API you can connect to existing infrastructure with third party tools for full utilisation.

Media

Get a full overview of the media in your investigation with simple, easy to use functionality.

Conversations

Communications are visualised in an easy and graphical view, in which both single threads and groups will be presented.

Persona Based

Devices do not commit the crimes, people do. Work through your investigation from a persona view.

Compare and Contrast

Let the software find and present various discrepancies and duplications in your case.

 

CIPHERTRACE

 

Blue Lights Digital is an approved UK supplier of CipherTrace, for Anti-Money Laundering (AML) and Financial Investigations on Blockchain.

 

Understanding cryptocurrency and blockchains is one thing; making sense of the huge data is another. CipherTrace can help you trace funds, identify assets, deanonymise addresses and wallets, and more.

 

If your cryptocurrency investigation has reached the limits of manual investigation, contact us now to discuss how CipherTrace can help you and to arrange a demonstration.

 

EVOLVE

 

BLUE LIGHTS EVOLVE is a trusted source of initial training, continual professional development and resources for an effective digital investigator. It has been carefully designed, from concept to delivery, around the ever-evolving challenges to law enforcement organisations in a digital age.

 

The system delivers a ground-breaking approach to increasing digital capability through a mobile application and online resources available to anyone, anytime, anywhere.

 

EVOLVE is revolutionising the way organisations are able to deliver clear, concise and current digital support to their first responders and investigators through:

EVOLVE -Beautiful Content

BEAUTIFUL CONTENT

EVOLVE content comes alive for each individual user. Content is continually reviewed and updated to deliver current and quality material every time.

EVOLVE - Step Workflows

DECISION WORKFLOWS

Interactive workflows provide a visual and simple navigation of policies and procedures. Staff across your organisation will have clear and concise guidance anytime, anywhere.

EVOLVE - Growing Portfolio

GROWING PORTFOLIO

Access the Blue Lights Digital Academy to discover further education, designed in collaboration with law enforcement organisations, for use with mobile devices.

EVOLVE - Live Response

LIVE CHAT RESPONSE

Integrated live chat with enquiries subject matter experts through the EVOLVE app. Complex enquiries drive constant improvement of application content.

 

EDUCATION

 

With COVID-19 confining many people to their homes or isolated in the workplace, we have equipped our trainers with the capability to work in a virtual classroom. Many of our courses can now be delivered remotely, with a live feed from the instructor directly to your desktop. Please check the course pages or get in touch for more information.

CLASSROOM BASED
AND REMOTELY TAUGHT COURSES

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2020 TRAINING PORTFOLIO
 

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DIGITAL TACTICAL ADVISOR (DTAC): LEVEL ONE

DTAC Level 1

As of Monday 30th March 2020, this training course is also available for remote delivery to your desktop, whether at home or in the office. Our trainers are equipped with full video-conferencing capability, and we are able to provide the same engaging, instructor-led training that our classroom sessions are renowned for – direct to your screen. What’s more, we are passing on the savings from training without a classroom venue directly onto you! Please get in touch for more information.

Our Digital Tactical Advisor: Level One course is aimed at detectives, intelligence officers, and other investigators who wish to enhance their knowledge and understanding of the digital environment, from both a risk and opportunity perspective within a criminal investigation.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

  • Understand the role and responsibility of a Digital Media Investigator in the context of a criminal
    investigation;
  • Appreciate the value of data-based evidence including telecommunications data, internet intelligence, wifi networks, routers, ANPR, location data, digital forensics, and more;
  • Identify opportunities to acquire data using RIPA/IPA legislation, and then interpret accordingly;
  • Develop the ability to write a comprehensive and robust digital strategy, in line with the
    requirements of a Senior Investigating Officer;
  • Understand the criminal use of the dark web, and the related area of cryptocurrency;
  • Identify opportunities to prevent and detect cyber-dependent crime.

We pride ourselves on our ability to tailor any course to fit your needs, and have experience of bespoking all of our training to a variety of organisations and audiences.

For details of availability and pricing, or to discuss the delivery of a bespoke course for your organisation, please contact us at enquiries@bluelightsdigital.com

DIGITAL TACTICAL ADVISOR (DTAC): LEVEL TWO

The Digital Tactical Advisor Level Two course is aimed at those who have completed the DMI course, or who have appropriate previous experience in digital investigations. More complex data sets are introduced, along with the necessity to overlay and compare them in order to draw robust evidential conclusions. Emphasis is placed on strategy, presentation of evidence, and documentation of process.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

  • Gain confidence in acting as the Digital Tactical Advisor to the SIO for serious and major incidents;
  • Develop skills in strategy writing and documentation, including the acquisition and presentation of complex digital evidence to a court;
  • Understand more complex data sets such as IP logs, GPRS data, and Device Data Records;
  • Be able to deal with cases in which a defence expert may offer contrary evidence;
  • Recognise the evidential limitations of some digital evidence, and manage accordingly.

PREREQUISITES

Delegates wishing to attend the DTAC: Level Two course should have completed the DTAC: Level One course, an equivalent digital investigation or DMI course, or be able to demonstrate relevant experience in the field of digital investigation tactics.

We pride ourselves on our ability to tailor any course to fit your needs, and have experience of bespoking all of our training to a variety of organisations and audiences.

For details of availability and pricing, or to discuss the delivery of a bespoke course for your organisation, please contact us at enquiries@bluelightsdigital.com

CRYPTOCURRENCY INVESTIGATION

We provide two Cryptocurrency training courses: Cryptocurrency Investigation, and CipherTrace Certified Examiner training.

Cryptocurrency Investigation

CRYPTOCURRENCY INVESTIGATION COURSE:

This course is suitable for DMI’s, Financial/Economic Crime Investigators, Cyber-Crime staff and anyone seeking to enhance their knowledge around this subject area.

As of Monday 30th March 2020, this training course is also available for remote delivery to your desktop, whether at home or in the office. Our trainers are equipped with full video-conferencing capability, and we are able to provide the same engaging, instructor-led training that our classroom sessions are renowned for – direct to your screen. What’s more, we are passing on the savings from training without a classroom venue directly onto you! Please get in touch for more information.

21 – 22 April 2020 – Remote Instructor-led Cryptocurrency Course

12-13 May 2020 – Remote Instructor-led Cryptocurrency Course

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the history and purpose of bitcoin;
  • Understand the principles of blockchain ad digital currency;
  • Recognise the opportunities to trace and evidence transactions;
  • Investigate the methods by which people buy and sell cryptocurrency;
  • Identify methods for seizure and confiscation of cryptocurrency;
  • Develop a strategy for the de-anonymisation of cryptocurrency addresses and wallets

CIPHERTRACE CERTIFIED EXAMINER COURSE

This course is aimed at those within the organisation that have completed the Cryptocurrency Investigation course or equivalent and wish to enhance and expand their knowledge and understanding to a higher level. It includes certification to use the CipherTrace blockchain analysis software.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand address clustering and apply to an investigation;
  • Gain confidence in the creation and presentation of an evidential product;
  • One-day certified CIPHERTRACE analyst training.

Prerequisites

Delegates wishing to attend the CipherTrace Certified Examiner Course should have completed the Cryptocurrency Investigation course, and have a licensed access to the Ciphertrace blockchain analysis tool. If your organisation does not have access to this tool, please contact us for a demonstration.

We pride ourselves on our ability to tailor any course to fit your needs, and have experience of bespoking all of our training to a variety of organisations and audiences.

For details of availability and pricing, or to discuss the delivery of a bespoke course for your organisation, please contact us at enquiries@bluelightsdigital.com

DIGITAL SUPPORT ADVISOR

Digital Support Advisor

As of Monday 30th March 2020, this training course is also available for remote delivery to your desktop, whether at home or in the office. Our trainers are equipped with full video-conferencing capability, and we are able to provide the same engaging, instructor-led training that our classroom sessions are renowned for – direct to your screen. What’s more, we are passing on the savings from training without a classroom venue directly onto you! Please get in touch for more information.

Designed for public-facing first responders, including communications staff, community officers, and immediate / diarised response officers, DMA training is intended to create a minimum standard of awareness so that digital risks and opportunities are identified from the first moment of police contact.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

  • Identify opportunities to gather digital intelligence from initial contact with the police;
  • Be able to advise the public on digital and cyber crime prevention and recovery.

We pride ourselves on our ability to tailor any course to fit your needs, and have experience of bespoking all of our training to a variety of organisations and audiences.

For details of availability and pricing, or to discuss the delivery of a bespoke course for your organisation, please contact us at enquiries@bluelightsdigital.com

OSINT

OSINT

As of Monday 30th March 2020, this training course is also available for remote delivery to your desktop, whether at home or in the office. Our trainers are equipped with full video-conferencing capability, and we are able to provide the same engaging, instructor-led training that our classroom sessions are renowned for – direct to your screen. What’s more, we are passing on the savings from training without a classroom venue directly onto you! Please get in touch for more information.

Also referred to as Open Source Intelligence (OSINT) training, this course is aimed at investigators in all roles who have a need to search, identify, acquire, and evidence data that exists on the public internet.

27-30 April 2020 – Remote Instructor-led OSINT Training

18-21 May 2020 – Remote Instructor-led OSINT Training

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

  • Understand the structure of the internet, and be able to investigate domains and services;
  • Be able to acquire data in an evidentially robust manner;
  • Be able to identify evidence and intelligence across a number of social networks;
  • Understand other sources of publicly available data about individuals and other entities;
  • Be able to use mobile apps to add additional depth to research;
  • Be competent to investigate evidence from the dark web, and trace cryptocurrency transactions;
  • Use freely available tools to investigate the integrity and origin of digital images;
  • Identify ways in which poor configuration of services can be exploited to acquire hidden data.

We pride ourselves on our ability to tailor any course to fit your needs, and have experience of bespoking all of our training to a variety of organisations and audiences.

For details of availability and pricing, or to discuss the delivery of a bespoke course for your organisation, please contact us at enquiries@bluelightsdigital.com

DRONE INVESTIGATION

Drone Invstigation

For any investigator who has responsibility for ascertaining the origin, use, and criminal behaviour of a downed drone.

The Drone Investigation course will be delivered over 5 days if the delegate has no previous Digital Forensics experience with days 1 and 2 being utilised to certify them in the use of one of the Forensic Tools available.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

  • Explain and understand the component parts of a drone and their purpose;
  • To explain and analyse the legislation that is relevant to drone usage;
  • Explain and identify Drone Control systems;
  • Critically analyse what information may be available from a drone;
  • Threat Vectors and criminal use of drones;
  • Evaluate and acquire data from a drone;
  • Critically appraise the value of data in terms of intelligence and evidence;
  • Presentation of data and any perceived limitations.

We pride ourselves on our ability to tailor any course to fit your needs, and have experience of bespoking all of our training to a variety of organisations and audiences.

For details of availability and pricing, or to discuss the delivery of a bespoke course for your organisation, please contact us at enquiries@bluelightsdigital.com

DIGITAL SKILLS FOR SUPERVISORS

Digital Skills for Supervisors

As of Monday 30th March 2020, this training course is also available for remote delivery to your desktop, whether at home or in the office. Our trainers are equipped with full video-conferencing capability, and we are able to provide the same engaging, instructor-led training that our classroom sessions are renowned for – direct to your screen. What’s more, we are passing on the savings from training without a classroom venue directly onto you! Please get in touch for more information.

For supervisors in all roles, this workshop for up to fifty delegates underlines the need for digital investigation awareness across all disciplines of policing.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

  • Gain high-level understanding of the broad range of digital investigation methods available;
  • Be able to apply methods and strategies to all elements of day-to-day policing;
  • Identify who in the organisation can provide specialist support in such areas.

We pride ourselves on our ability to tailor any course to fit your needs, and have experience of bespoking all of our training to a variety of organisations and audiences.

For details of availability and pricing, or to discuss the delivery of a bespoke course for your organisation, please contact us at enquiries@bluelightsdigital.com

DIGITAL SKILLS FOR THE FRONT LINE

Digital Skills for the Frontline

As of Monday 30th March 2020, this training course is also available for remote delivery to your desktop, whether at home or in the office. Our trainers are equipped with full video-conferencing capability, and we are able to provide the same engaging, instructor-led training that our classroom sessions are renowned for – direct to your screen. What’s more, we are passing on the savings from training without a classroom venue directly onto you! Please get in touch for more information.

This course is aimed at front-line officers and staff, who come into contact with victims and suspects on a regular basis. It is designed to provide digital skills awareness to maximise opportunities at the earliest stage of any investigation.

The specifics of this delivery will be developed in consultation with with the client, with a view to ensuring content is tailored to the needs of the delegates.

Organisational differences in processes and protocols are taken into account, so that delegates leave with an understanding of local policies and systems and how they apply to the digital aspect of any incident.

 

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

  • Provide knowledge around the digital world as it relates to everyday situations;
  • Understand the focus on the evidential opportunities that may be presented from first contact;
  • Discover how digitally profiling a subject influences an investigation;
  • Compare the impact of smart devices and associated applications;
  • Maximise communications data including internet derived data through RIPA workflows;
  • Assess the opportunities presented by public Wi-Fi and be aware of the limitations.

We pride ourselves on our ability to tailor any course to fit your needs, and have experience of bespoking all of our training to a variety of organisations and audiences.

For details of availability and pricing, or to discuss the delivery of a bespoke course for your organisation, please contact us at enquiries@bluelightsdigital.com

DIGITAL FORENSICS & DISCLOSURE

Digital Forensics & Disclosure

For any investigators who handle and/or process digital forensic products as part of the investigative process.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

  • To have an appreciation as to the processes for extracting data from devices;
  • Classify and Choose what forensic output files are created;
  • Distinguish between what format an output file can be generated;
  • Appraise and effectively target certain elements within the generated products;
  • Construct reasoned intelligence or evidential conclusions.

We pride ourselves on our ability to tailor any course to fit your needs, and have experience of bespoking all of our training to a variety of organisations and audiences.

For details of availability and pricing, or to discuss the delivery of a bespoke course for your organisation, please contact us at enquiries@bluelightsdigital.com

COMMUNICATIONS DATA ACQUISITION & INTERPRETATION

COMMUNICATIONS DATA ACQUISITION & INTERPRETATION

For investigators who seek to acquire, cleanse, and interpret cellsite and internet communications data.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

  • Understand the application process and legislative considerations needed for focused, objective-led communications data acquisition;
  • Maximise your effectiveness in the acquisition and analysis of communications data;
  • Recognise key identifiers in comms data records and location-based information;
  • Focus and analyse through the use of Excel functions and create supporting products;
  • Evaluate the information and draw inferences by maximising opportunities provided by digital identifiers and devices.

We pride ourselves on our ability to tailor any course to fit your needs, and have experience of bespoking all of our training to a variety of organisations and audiences.

For details of availability and pricing, or to discuss the delivery of a bespoke course for your organisation, please contact us at enquiries@bluelightsdigital.com

WIFI ROUTER INVESTIGATION

WiFi Router InvestigationThe WiFi Router Investigation course is suitable for staff who may attend crime scenes to identify evidence of activity, including crime scene investigators, digital media investigators, sex offender managers, and dedicated search team staff.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

  • Understand the operation of a home consumer router;
  • Identify what evidence and intelligence may be available via an inset examination;
  • Conduct an examination of a router, capturing evidence in a robust manner;
  • Identify limitations and fallacies associated with the tactic;
  • Be able to brief SIOs and interviewing officers on what can be proven by router data;
  • Identify data that may be of evidential value and present to a court.

We pride ourselves on our ability to tailor any course to fit your needs, and have experience of bespoking all of our training to a variety of organisations and audiences.

For details of availability and pricing, or to discuss the delivery of a bespoke course for your organisation, please contact us at enquiries@bluelightsdigital.com

DIGITAL SEARCH & SEIZURE

Digital Search and SeizureThe Digital Search & Seizure course is aimed at staff across the organisation in a variety of roles including front line, supervisors, forensic scene investigators, POLSA officers as well as specialist teams. The theme of the course is taking a fresh look at the scene of a search, with a view to identifying the key digital opportunities that exist but may have thus far been overlooked.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

  • Identify/Secure an electronic crime scene;
  • Dealing with witnesses and suspects at scenes;
  • Identify priorities within a scene;
  • Risk factors in relation to the loss of evidence;
  • Evaluate on site opportunities;
  • Provide strategic advice to SIO’s and colleagues;
  • Provide some guidance around business crime;
  • Experience the current development of our virtual reality crime scene.

We pride ourselves on our ability to tailor any course to fit your needs, and have experience of bespoking all of our training to a variety of organisations and audiences.

For details of availability and pricing, or to discuss the delivery of a bespoke course for your organisation, please contact us at enquiries@bluelightsdigital.com

PARTNERS

Microsoft
CipherTrace
ForensIQ ONE
Hancom WITH
Susteen
Cellebrite
Amazon Web Services

INTERNATIONAL DIGITAL INVESTIGATION AWARDS

Notice Warning IMPORTANT NOTICE:

Thu 12 March 2020:

Despite a number of mitigation actions put in place to reduce the risks associated with the global spread of COVID-19 the ICDDF 2020 events team have received a significant withdrawal of participants and delegates from across industry and law enforcement in the last 24 hours as a result of COVID-19. The event is no longer viable and will be deferred to a later date.

 

The Awards will consequently be moved to the postponed ICDDF event.

2020 Awards

The 2020 International Digital Investigation Awards have been postponed due to the current COVID-19 (``Coronavirus``) epidemic.

Nominations

Recognising worldwide excellence and collaboration in digital and cybercrime investigation and intelligence in law enforcement. Nominations for the 2020 awards have now closed.

Celebrate

Celebrating excellence, innovation and progress in digital investigation, as always, the Awards bring together organisations and individuals from around the world who are passionate and inspiring in their fields, giving an opportunity to collaborate and learn together in an evening of drinks, dinner and ceremony.

Great speakers

Every year the Awards are honoured to be supported and attended by some of the leading international and UK law enforcement organisations. The senior stakeholders involved dedicate their time to the success of the event, coming together to recognise the incredible and ground-breaking work of their colleagues.

Nominees

The awards focus on exceptional work across the previous twelve months and the finalists have been selected by a panel from the nominees chosen by you!

Deeper Insight

This year we plan to showcase the winners’ achievement not only at the awards, but each winner will be given the opportunity to provide their peers with an insight into their work, feeding that excellence back into the community and driving knowledge forward.

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