CrimeCon, Citizen Journalists and Investigative Social Media – Considerations in the Age of True Crime Sensationalism

July 6, 2023

2:00 pm – 3:30 pm ET
90-minute presentation includes a Q&A session 

CrimeCon is an annual event aimed at bringing together the true crime community by featuring the latest cases, scientific techniques, podcasters, doctors, and more. CrimeCon is just one example of how much true crime sensationalism has grown. This genre raises the question: how is society’s seeming infatuation with true crime really impacting our cases?  Pulling from their own experiences, Special Assistant Rachel Smith and Prosecutor Rob Wood explore the potential implications of true crime sensationalism and offer suggestions about how to limit negative legal impacts . This is a webinar you will not want to miss!

Members: $100
Non-Member: $125

If you would like to become a member, please join here!

Presented by:

Special Assistant Rachel Smith and Prosecutor Rob Wood

Anticipated CLE credits: 1.50 Credits

NDAA has applied for CLE credit in Illinois, Kansas, Mississippi, Ohio, Tennessee, Texas, and Virginia based on state requirements and guidelines. All other attorneys seeking CLE credit should contact their state bar for more information. At the conclusion of the course and after completion of the electronic evaluation survey, all attendees will receive a uniform continuing education certificate that they may use to report their continuing education hours to their state bar or reporting agency. Questions regarding CLE or other continuing education credits can be directed to Courtney Jan at

NDAA’s mission to serve and support prosecutors and their staff. In consideration of this commitment, NDAA requires that all those in attendance of our programs currently work in or work closely with prosecution: NDAA invites prosecutors, lawyers and paralegals in local, state, tribal, federal and military government attorneys’ offices. If you are not sure about your eligibility, please contact


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