New Technology Used Worldwide to Help Catch Online Predators

New Technology Used Worldwide to Help Catch Online Predators
March 3, 2018 Andrew Torgan

SALT LAKE CITY, UT (KUTV)- Investigators are now using a new technology called Project VIC to help catch online predators.

Utah was one of the first states to use the database that allows Internet Crimes Against Children Task Forces across the country to share information.

When a computer is seized, thousands of images are found on it. The database categorizes which images may have victims that have been identified before, allowing investigators to focus on new victims and therefore not waste any time.

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