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RIA- Current Trends in Open Source Queries

The New Jersey Regional Intelligence Academy (RIA) will be sponsoring a one day training program titled: “Current Trends in Open Source Queries.” The course is scheduled to be held in Morris County on Thursday, October 20. (25 is the class maximum). There is no cost to participate.


The growth of retrieving information from the Internet and other public domains has been a tremendous asset for many sectors, including commerce, research, and public safety entities. Access to information has multiplied so many times over the last decade that the structure and content of queries is constantly changing.

This course will take a snapshot of how the field of open source queries has evolved from.  Additionally, participants will learn what is currently trending in open source domains, and what to expect in the future of open source queries and reporting.


  • Identify legacy trends in open source queries
  •  List various open source sites and tools for public safety inquiry
  • Create a portfolio of open source references for review and consideration consistent with your agency protocols
  • Recognize the potential advantages and challenges presented by emerging trends in open source inquiry for the public safety professional


This program is designed for first responders and private sector partners


For your convenience a registration link is provided and is the only method of registration for this workshop. Please hit the Done button at the bottom of the link page upon completion. 

Pre‐registration is required no later than one week from the scheduled delivery date. Final confirmation e‐mails will be sent to the approved attendees prior to start dates. Identification is required for admission.


If you have any questions regarding these workshops please e-mail or call 609‐588‐2498.