NamUs offers a variety of free training and outreach services, to include:
- Individualized assistance learning the NamUs 2.0 database application.
- Customized, online or classroom training for agencies on the NamUs 2.0 database application, forensic services, and the effective use of NamUs tools to resolve missing and unidentified person cases.
- Presentations at local, state, and national training conferences (see events below for upcoming opportunities in your area).
- Assistance with the coordination and implementation of local and statewide “Missing Person Day” events to enter cases into NamUs and facilitate the collection of family reference DNA samples.
Following is a list of past events.
National Harbor, MD
Oklahoma City, OK
Grand Rapids, MI
Colorado Springs, CO
Fort Washington, MD
Washington State Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and People (MMIW/P) Taskforce Meeting – May 2023
2023 California State Division of the International Association for Identification 107th Annual Educational Training Seminar
San Diego, CA
Valley Center, CA
Green Bay, WI