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Tuesday 2:00 - 4:30 pm
Thursday 1:00 - 2:00 pm
Friday Noon - 2:00 pm
New Rochelle, NY (April 2012) Top local, state and federal law enforcement experts will participate in Iona College's Second Annual Conference on Security Threat Assessment from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM, Thursday, May 17th at the college's Christopher J. Murphy Auditorium, 715 North Avenue, New Rochelle. Among the topics that will be addressed are:
Cathryn Lavery, PhD, Conference Coordinator and Chair of Iona's Criminal Justice Department, which is presenting the conference, said: "This will be the most comprehensive overview of security threat presented by experts who are actively working in the field." She also noted that the conference is designed for terrorism experts and consultants, educators, court officials, school and private security representatives, hospital administrators, social workers and other practitioners and students majoring in education, criminal justice and political science.
David T. Mulcahy, Conference Coordinator, is a 19-year veteran of the probation & parole fields on both the state and federal level. Currently, Mr. Mulcahy is a United States Probation Officer for the Southern District of New York assigned to the Special Offender Unit, where he supervises organized crime, violent gangs and terrorist offenders. In addition, he is a liaison to the High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area (HIDTA) under the Intelligence Division of NYPD assigned to the Field Investigations Unit. An undergraduate of University of Lowell in Massachusetts and holding a Master of Arts from Seton Hall University, Mr. Mulcahy serves as an adjunct professor at Iona College and Pace University in Manhattan.
8:00 - 8:30 am: Continental Breakfast/registration
8:45 - 9:00 am: Introductions/Welcome
9:00 - 10:15 am: General Plenary Presentation: Security Threat Assessment - Present Issues
10:15 - 10:30am - Coffee break
10:30 - 11:30 am: Fraud and Money Laundering: Detecting the Links in the Criminal Cycle
11:45 am - 12:45 pm: Lunch
1:00 - 2:00 pm: Breakout Groups A
2:15 - 3:15 pm: Breakout Groups B
3:30 - 4:30 pm: "Acts of Madness" and "Acts of Nature" - Strategies for Crisis Management
4:30 - 4:45 pm: Closing Remarks
4:45 pm: Pick-up Certificates
All sessions, including break-out groups will be taught by leaders in the field of security threat assessment and crisis management.
To sign up for break-out groups, please email your top two choices for each Group section A & B to Dr. Cathryn Lavery after registering.