Tens of thousands of unaccompanied minors have entered the United States since the beginning of the year, mostly from Northern Triangle Countries that are battling MS 13 and Barrio 18. The majority of these children will be placed in communities far removed from the border.
These placements have been implicated in gang recruitment and victimization.
*This class covers the various methods that can be used to track the placement of these children since Health and Human Services will not disclose their locations out of privacy to the child.
*This will allow agencies to proactively organize resources to identify and mitigate gang crime.