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  1. problem resolution or a possible course of action. These packets will vary from agency
    to agency and by Florida Statutes, but it is REQUIRED that all victims receive one.
  2. is harassment communicated through words or images by using email or other electronic
    forms of communication.
  3. is a parent, adult household member, or other person responsible for a child's welfare.
  4. • a legal status created by a court, which appoints a person a custodian or guardian,
    whether an agency or an individual (for example, the Department of Children
    and Families may have custody, or a member of the child's extended family may
    be awarded custody)
    • the right to have physical custody of the child and the right and duty to protect,
    nurture, guide, and discipline the child
    • the right to provide the child with food, shelter, education, and ordinary medical,
    dental, psychiatric, and psychological care
  5. involves verbal threats without physical contact.
  6. dehydration and malnutrition
  7. • The suspect was in a correctional facility, in custody.
    • The suspect intentionally touched, struck, or attempted to touch or strike the victim against his or her
    will by throwing, tossing, or expelling blood, saliva, chewed food, seminal fluid, urine, or feces
    at the victim.
    • The suspect intended to harass, annoy, threaten, or alarm the victim.
    • The victim was a correctional facility employee.
    • The suspect knew the victim or had reason to know the victim was a facility employee.
  8. Examples include an adult keeping a child home from school, committing a crime in the
    presence of a child, or serving alcoholic beverages to a child.
  9. this upgrades the battery charge to AGGRAVATED BATTERY
  10. is sexual conduct between people not married to each other consisting of contact between
    the penis and the anus, the mouth and the penis, or the mouth and the vulva.
  11. (A weapon) if the suspect uses or threatens to use it in a way likely to cause death or great bodily harm.
  12. a very tense atmosphere in the home,
    unreasonable discipline, unrealistic expectations, and impulsive and inconsistent behaviors.
  13. is an injury to the intellectual or psychological capacity of
    a child as evidenced by a discernible and substantial impairment in the ability to
    function within the normal range of performance and behavior.
  14. leaves a newborn infant at a hospital, EMS station, fire station, or brings a newborn infant to an emergency
    room and expresses intent to leave the infant and not return.
  15. • a parent of, legal guardian for, or person responsible for the victim,
    • left the victim unattended or unsupervised in a motor vehicle for more than 15 MINUTES or while the
    motor was running and the health of the victim was in danger, and
    • caused great bodily harm, a permanent disability, and/or permanent disfigurement to the victim.
  16. Stalking
  17. • wrongful, intentional, and without legal justification or excuse;
    • established by circumstances from which one could conclude that a reasonable
    parent would not have engaged in the damaging acts toward the child for any
    valid reason; and
    • when the primary purpose of the acts was to cause the victim unjustifiable pain
    or injury
  18. child abuse
  19. the child is in immediate danger. "If the child is in immediate danger, contact your supervisor and determine
    the best method for removing the child"
  20. is any performance or part of the performance, which includes sexual conduct by a child
    less than 18 years of age.
  21. is any of the following:
    • actual or simulated sexual intercourse, deviate sexual intercourse, sexual bestiality, masturbation, or
    sadomasochistic abuse
    • actual lewd exhibition of the genitals
    • actual physical contact with a person's clothed or unclothed genitals, pubic area, buttocks, or, if such
    person is a female, breast, with the intent to arouse or gratify the sexual desire of either party
    • any act or conduct that constitutes sexual battery or simulates that sexual battery is being or will
    be committed
  22. document that the victim was less than 18 years of age at the time that the suspect employed, authorized, or induced the
    victim to engage in a sexual performance, and knew the character and content of the performance.
  23. degree of the offense will change.
  24. is a child whom a licensed physician reasonably believes to be approximately seven (7) days old or younger.
    *Unless there is actual or suspected child abuse or neglect, a parent has the right to remain anonymous when surrendering an
    infant. You may not pursue or follow a parent that surrenders his or her newborn infant.
  25. dehydration
  26. interfere with your judgment during a child abuse incident, but you should maintain a professional, fair, and impartial attitude while conducting a child abuse investigation.
  27. is a felony, which varies in degree depending upon the age of the victim, the mental and physical
    capacity of the victim, the type of force used, the threat or use of a deadly weapon, and the type of injuries
    received.
  28. document the photograph, motion picture, exhibition, show, representation, and/or presentation
    included, in whole or in part. Also, document that the suspect knowingly possessed a photograph, motion
    picture, exhibition, show, representation, and/or presentation, and knew the photograph, motion picture,
    exhibition, show, representation, and/or presentation included sexual conduct by a child less than 18 years
    of age.
  29. document that the suspect intentionally touched
    or struck the victim against his or her will, or the suspect intentionally caused bodily
    harm to the victim.
  30. • sexual battery, victim less than 12 years of age
    • sexual battery, person 12 years of age or older
    • sexual battery, victim 12 years of age or older, great force
    • sexual battery, victim 12 years of age or older, specified circumstances
    • unlawful sexual activity with certain minors
    • committing unnatural and lascivious act
    • exposure of sexual organs in a vulgar or indecent manner
  31. as sexual conduct.
  32. make a warrantless arrest for battery.
  33. separate from a criminal investigation.
  34. and control and can easily escalate
    into aggravated stalking as the suspect progresses to more possessive and controlling
    behavior.
  35. is recklessly acting without reasonable
    caution and putting another person at risk of injury or death (or failing to do something
    with the same consequences).
  36. neglect
  37. is the explicit depiction of sexual conduct, which creates the appearance of such conduct, and exhibits any uncovered portion
    of the breasts, genitals, or buttocks.
  38. chatting and email to coordinate traveling to meet
    child victims. File sharing, peer-to-peer networks, and malware contribute to 99 percent of child porn that
    predators share on the internet.
  39. is a court order, which requires a person to do or avoid doing specific acts.
  40. involves unwanted and repeated attention by the suspect towards the victim,
    family members, or individuals closely associated with the victim. It occurs across all
    socioeconomic and cultural barriers.
  41. provide security while the DCF investigator conducts his or her social services investigation.
  42. occurs when a caregiver deprives a child of, or allows the deprivation of,
    necessary food, clothing, shelter, or medical treatment, or allows the child to live in an
    environment when such deprivation or environment causes the child's physical, mental,
    or emotional health to be significantly impaired or to be in danger of being significantly
    impaired.
  43. occurs if an injunction is in place, the victim was under the age of 16 when the crime occurred, and/or if there are court-ordered restrictions.
  44. • fears remaining at home, or returning to the home
    • wary of adult contact
    • startles easily
    • appears overly affectionate (inappropriate) or withdrawn
    • acts violently or aggressively
    • cries uncontrollably
    • exhibits inappropriate sexual behavior
  45. for physical violence.
  46. is any sexual act between a person and an animal
    involving the sex organ of the one and the mouth, anus, or vagina of the other.
  47. is any play, motion picture, photograph, or dance or any other visual
    representation exhibited before an audience or just one person.
  48. more dangerous to the victim. Both can lead to physical injuries, as the assault can
    escalate into a battery.
  49. lewd or lascivious exhibition, if the offender knows, should know, or has reason
    to believe that a victim in Florida who is less than 16 years of age views the transmission on a computer or
    television monitor.
  50. When it does not cause harm to the child, by a parent or legal custodian for disciplinary purposes is not abuse.
  51. probable cause for child neglect
    WITHOUT bodily harm.
    The suspect was a caregiver for the victim and willfully, or by
    culpable negligence, failed or omitted to provide the victim with the care, supervision,
    and services necessary to maintain the victim's physical or mental health, or failed to
    make a reasonable effort to protect the victim from abuse, neglect, or exploitation by
    another person.
  52. is a threat made with the intent to cause the person, who is the target
    of the threat, to fear for his or her safety, the safety of family members, or that of the
    individuals closely associated with the victim. The threat must be to cause bodily injury
    to or END THE LIFE OF A PERSON
  53. • The victim was at the time of the assault a law enforcement officer, firefighter, EMS provider, traffic
    accident investigation officer, traffic infraction enforcement officer, parking enforcement specialist,
    security officer employed by the board of trustees of a community college, or federal law enforcement
    officer.
    • The victim was engaged in the lawful performance of his or her duties at the time of the assault.
    • The suspect knew the victim was one of the workers listed above at the time of the assault.
  54. social services investigation.
  55. a failure to use ordinary
    care for others; it is gross and flagrant negligence, committed with an utter disregard for
    the safety of others
  56. the suspect commits an act upon and/or with the victim, in which the sexual organ
    of the suspect or victim penetrated or had union with the anus, vagina, and/or mouth of the victim and/or
    suspect.
  57. • committed aggravated battery upon the victim
    • willfully tortured the victim
    • maliciously punished the victim
    • willfully and unlawfully caged the victim
    • knowingly or willfully committed child abuse upon the victim and in so doing
    caused great bodily harm, permanent disability, or permanent disfigurement, or
    uses a deadly weapon
  58. trade child pornography online and use computers to solicit sexual performances by children
    and lure them into sexual liaisons
  59. means to procure, manufacture, issue, sell, give, provide, lend, mail, deliver, transfer, transmute,
    publish, distribute, circulate, disseminate, present, exhibit, or advertise or to offer or agree to do the same.
  60. the
    victim was less than 18 years of age, the suspect was a caregiver for the victim, and the
    suspect caused great bodily harm, permanent disability, and/or permanent disfigurement
    to the victim because the suspect either:
    • willfully or by culpable negligence failed or omitted to provide the victim with
    the care, supervision, and services necessary to maintain the victim's physical or
    mental health or
    • failed to make a reasonable effort to protect the victim from abuse, neglect, or
    exploitation by another person.
  61. • intentionally and unlawfully threatened, by either word or act, to do violence to
    a victim,
    • must appear to have the ability to carry out the threat at the time,
    • created in the mind of the victim a well-founded fear that violence was about to
    take place, and
    • made a fully formed, conscious intent to commit violence to a victim using a
    deadly weapon.
  62. or without a criminal investigation.
  63. is oral, anal, or vaginal penetration by, or union with, the sexual organ of another
    or the anal or vaginal penetration of another by any other object; however, sexual battery does not include an
    act done for a bona fide medical purpose.
  64. you have the authority to arrest a suspect for a battery.
  65. or reasonably should have known, was likely
    to cause death or great bodily harm.
  66. • inflicting or allowing physical, mental, or emotional injury
    • committing or allowing sexual battery, or lewd or lascivious acts
    • allowing, encouraging, or forcing the sexual exploitation of a child
    • abandoning a child
    • exposing a child to an illegal controlled substance
    • using mechanical devices, unreasonable restraint, or extended periods of isolation to control a child
    • engaging in violent behavior that demonstrates a wanton disregard for the presence of a child and could
    reasonably result in serious injury to the child
    • negligently failing to protect a child from inflicted physical, mental, or sexual injury caused by acts
    of another
    • allowing a child's sibling to die because of abuse or neglect
  67. • intentionally and unlawfully threatened, by either word or act, to do violence to
    a victim,
    • appeared to have the ability to carry out the threat at the time, and
    • created in the mind of the victim a well-founded fear that violence was about to
    take place.
  68. contact the abuse hotline at 1-800-96-ABUSE or 1-866-LE-ABUSE
    (law enforcement only) to mobilize additional resources
  69. you should be able to use much of the information from the DCF investigator in a criminal
    investigation to prove the elements of child abuse, neglect, or abandonment.
  70. child abuse.
  71. the suspect
    knowingly commits any acts that cause, tend to cause, encourage, or contribute to a child becoming a
    delinquent or dependent child or a child in need of services.
  72. is knowingly, intentionally, and purposefully
  73. is death, permanent or temporary disfigurement, or impairment of any
    body part.
  74. a caretaker's custody and control without a custody order.
  75. document that the suspect actually and intentionally touched
    or struck the victim against his or her will and that the suspect caused the victim great bodily harm, permanent
    disability, or permanent disfigurement.
  76. • sprain, dislocation, or cartilage damage, bone or skull fracture, brain or spinal
    cord damage, intracranial hemorrhage, or injury to another internal organ
    • asphyxiation, suffocation, or drowning
    • injury resulting from the use of a deadly weapon
    • burns or scalding, cuts, lacerations, punctures, or bites
    • permanent or temporary disfigurement, permanent or temporary loss or
    impairment of a body part or function
  77. malnutrition and hunger.
  78. determine the relationship between the suspect and victim to protect
    the child from further abuse by physically separating the child and the suspect. Make sure the child and the
    suspect cannot see or hear each other. This prevents the suspect from using eye contact or body language to
    intimidate or coerce the child.
  79. child abuse, child
    neglect, child abandonment, and the sexual battery of a child.
  80. be the absence of necessities
    such as food, water, and heat. Victims can have bedsores, skin disorders, rashes, untreated injuries, or medical
    problems.The child may exhibit poor personal hygiene, including soiled clothing, matted or lice-infested hair,
    odors, dirty nails or skin, and the presence of feces.
  81. is any willful act or threatened act that results in any physical,
    mental, or sexual injury or harm that causes or is likely to cause the child's physical,
    mental, or emotional health to be significantly impaired. Abuse of a child includes acts
    or omissions.
  82. document that the suspect intentionally touched or struck
    the victim against his or her will, or the suspect intentionally caused bodily harm to the victim.In addition, document that while committing the battery, the suspect intentionally or knowingly caused great
    bodily harm, permanent disability, permanent disfigurement, or used a deadly weapon.
  83. treat the entire area as a crime scene
  84. document that at the time, the victim was less than 16 years of age, and the
    suspect was 21 years of age or older and impregnated the victim. Even if the victim consented or had a sexual
    history, such an interaction is still illegal.
  85. verbal
  86. document that the suspect knowingly used a computer connected
    to the internet or local bulletin board service capable of electronic data storage or transmission to contact the
    victim. The victim was a child or someone the suspect believed was a child.
  87. if the suspect is a person who has familial or
    custodial authority.
  88. document that the suspect possessed, with intent to promote a photograph, motion picture,exhibition, show, or representation. In addition, the presentation and the photograph, motion picture,
    exhibition, show, representation, and/or presentation included, in whole or in part, sexual conduct by a child
    less than 18 years of age.
  89. document that the performance
    included sexual conduct by a child less than 18 years of age, and the suspect produced, directed, and/or
    promoted a performance and knew the character and content of the performance.
  90. empty, unmarked, and outdated prescription bottles.
  91. is flagellation or torture by or upon a person, or the condition of being fettered, bound, or otherwise physically
    restrained, for the purpose of deriving sexual satisfaction from inflicting harm on another or receiving such
    harm oneself.
  92. document that at the time, the victim was less than 18 years of age. The suspect was
    the parent, legal guardian, or custodian of the victim, employed, authorized, and/or induced the victim to
    engage in a sexual performance, and knew the character and content of the performance.
  93. is any behavior that targets a specific person and causes that person
    substantial emotional distress, and serves NO LEGITIMATE PURPOSE
  94. document that the suspect willfully,
    maliciously, and repeatedly, followed, harassed, or cyber-stalked the victim, and the
    suspect made a credible threat with the intent to place the victim in reasonable fear of
    death or bodily injury.
  95. document whether the suspect willfully, maliciously, and
    repeatedly followed, harassed, or cyber-stalked the victim.
  96. progressed to another crime such as sexual battery, aggravated
    assault, or murder.
  97. exposed wires and roach infestation.
  98. • inflicted physical or mental injury upon the child victim
    • committed an intentional act that could reasonably be expected to result in
    physical or mental injury to the child victim
    • actively encouraged another person to commit an act that resulted in or could
    reasonably have been expected to result in physical or mental injury upon the
    child victim
  99. is a situation in which the parent or legal custodian of a child or, in the absence of a parent
    or legal custodian, the caregiver, while being able, has made no significant contribution to the child's care and
    maintenance or has failed to establish or maintain a substantial and positive relationship with the child, or both.