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In today's fast-paced digital age, every click, swipe, and search leaves a trace. Join our experts, Scott Tuma and Darryl Valinchus, as they guide you through the intricate web of digital trails left by our electronic devices and social media usage. This webinar aims to provide an in-depth exploration of phone locations, social media tracking, and how data is exported for investigative purposes.

In this webinar, we’ll cover:

  • Phone Locations: Dive deep into understanding phone locations, with special emphasis on Timing Advance and pen registers. Discover how these can provide valuable information during an investigation.
  • Gmail and Phone Carriers: Get a step-by-step walkthrough of linking a Gmail account from a phone carrier to Google. Learn the implications of these connections and how they can be used to gain valuable insights.
  • Social Media Tracking: In an age where nearly everyone is connected to some form of social media, understanding the digital footprints left behind is crucial. We will tackle the art of tracking through social platforms, emphasizing the importance of images, tagged locations, and the treasure trove of data you can retrieve.
  • PenLink’s Digital Investigation Solution: Experience a live demonstration of how PenLink exports data. See firsthand how this platform can be an invaluable asset in piecing together the digital breadcrumbs left by users.

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Scott Tuma
IP Program Director, PenLink
Scott Tuma is widely recognized for his expertise in internet communication data investigations. For the past decade, Scott has been dedicated to advising law enforcement at the State, Federal, and International levels on how to effectively leverage social media in investigations.

Darryl Valinchus
Solutions Expert, PenLink
Darryl Valinchus (SDS, Ret.) retired from the NYPD after almost 30 years of service. For the last 10 years of his career, he was assigned to the Intelligence Bureau, where he is largely credited with creating and developing the Analytical Programs Unit. He has testified as an expert witness in over 56 criminal cases in communications records analysis and geospatial visualization of cellular location information.