iPROCEEDS: Graduation of the UCD Master programme on Forensic Computing and Cybercrime Investigation

Dublin, Ireland , 

On 3 December 2019, eight additional students graduated the Master Programme on Forensic Computing and Cybercrime Investigation with outstanding results.

The iPROCEEDS project has supported the participation of 11 law enforcement officers in a long-distance master programme on Forensic Computing and Cybercrime Investigation, offered by the University College Dublin, Ireland. The programme run from 2016 and has covered modules as Computer Forensics, Financial Investigation Techniques – Following the Money, Network Investigations, Mobile Devices Investigation, Live Data Forensics, VoIP and Wireless Investigations and others.

The learning methods consisted in a mix of lectures, hands-on labs, case studies, reading, small group and individual exercises, tool demonstrations and in depth-discussions.

Equipped with increased knowledge and improved skills gained during the programme, the students strengthen already during the course of the programme, the capacity to search, seize and confiscate cybercrime proceeds and prevent money laundering on the Internet.