Distinguished Speaker Captain Joseph Rampolla Speaks to Rotarians About Human Trafficking, Child Pornography & Molestation.
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, January 13 2014 @ 03:39 PM EST
Captain Rampolla received training from The Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force (ICAC) which together with expertise in computer and Internet usage enabled him to enter online chat rooms where child predators and pedophiles lurk and also to pose as subjects that might entice such individuals. Captain Rampolla is a noted expert in the field and gives lectures and seminars on these subjects, around the country.
ICAC helps state and local law enforcement agencies develop an effective response to cyber enticement and child pornography cases. This help encompasses forensic and investigative components, training and technical assistance, victim services and community education. The program was developed in response to the increasing number of children and teenagers using the Internet, the proliferation of child pornography and heightened online activity by predators seeking unsupervised contact with underage victims. The ICAC program is a national network of 61 coordinated task forces representing over 2,000 federal, state and local law enforcement and prosecutorial agencies. By helping state and local agencies to develop effective, sustainable responses to online child victimization and pornography.
Sunset Rotary Club – Glen Rock, Paramus and Ridgewood, is one of the huge family of Rotary clubs worldwide. Meetings are held every Wednesday at 6 pm at the Bonefish Grill, Paramus Park. The Club is one of the most active in the region, organizing fund raisers and food collections, providing meals and barbecues for those in need; aiding servicemen who have been injured in the recent wars. All of the members give of their time and resources selflessly in the true tradition of Rotary, the oldest philanthropic organization in the world with 1.25 million members in 34,000 clubs in 175 countries. Anyone interested in becoming a member can learn more by contacting President Tom Shea at 201-447-4215 (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Membership Chair Steve Wolferman at 201-483-7193 (Stephen_L_wolferman@ml.com).