Child Abduction is Child Abuse
Though stranger abductions understandably (and rightfully) get more attention in the media and our culture, all forms of child abduction are effectively forms of child abuse – even parental abductions, which make up the overwhelming majority of these cases. You’ll learn the most effective strategy to reduce the harm in an immediate, multi-disciplinary response.
- Understand all forms of child abduction are child abuse
- Learn the critical, multi-disciplinary response to all child abductions
- In many cases, child abduction prevention and/or intervention is possible
About The Presenter
Deputy District Attorney
Child Abduction Unit
Orange County District Attorney’s Office
Jim Bacin has served as a Deputy District Attorney in Orange County for more than 28 years. For more than 14 years, he has overseen his office’s Child Abduction Unit. Since 2008, he has been the Co-Chair of the California District Attorneys Association’s Child Abduction Committee.
Since 2011, he has been a member of the Governor’s Child Abduction Task Force, serving as its Chair from 2012 to 2014.”