November 2-3, 2012 is the Florida Association of Private Investigators (FAPI) Investigation and Litigation Conference.  The conference program features two days devoted to educating private investigators, law enforcement, attorneys, paralegals, investigative reporters, and those wishing to learn more about investigations.  The conference will feature a talented collection of local and national speakers. 

In addition, there will be a pre-conference event on November 1, 2012 – Certified Identity Theft Investigator course taught by Carrie Kerskie.  In this full day course you will learn

  • The basics of identity theft
    • the six types of identity theft
    • how personal information is obtained by ID thieves
    • steps to reduce the risk of identity theft
    • warning signs of identity theft
    • mitigating identity theft
    • deadlines and laws to know
    • the pros and cons of identity theft protection services
  • The investigation
    • investigation intake process
    • the investigation action plan
    • basic Internet profiling and email tracing
    • sources of evidence
  • Services to offer
    • prevention
    • detection
    • mitigation

The final exam will be administered at the conclusion of the course.  To register for the conference and the pre-conference course visit