Welcome To the Ohio Chapter of the High Technology Crime Investigation Assocation!
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Who we are

Some of the communities we serve

Law Enforcement

Computer forensics, organized crime, crimes against children, terrorism

IT Professionals

Network security, information assurance, industrial espionage, compliance, risk management


University students and enthusaists seeking connection, experience, and contributing fresh ideas to an ever-changing landscape


The Ohio Chapter of the High Technology Crime Investigation Association is a non-profit organization whose mission is to encourage, promote, aid and effect the voluntary interchange of data, information, experience, ideas and knowledge about methods, processes, and techniques relating to investigations and security in advanced technologies among its membership.

  • 2000

    Ohio Chapter Founded

    A group of dedicated Ohio law enforcement officers working in CyberSecurity banded together and founded the Ohio Chapter of the High Technology Crime Investigation Association.

  • 2006

    Host of International Training Conference

    It was our honor to host the International HTCIA Training Conference near Cleveland, Ohio.

  • 2007

    Student Charter

    We became one of the first Chapters to adopt Charter memberships, offering university students a cost-effective membership option that opens doors to training and networking opportunities.

  • 2007-Present

    Spring Training Conference

    Every year, we host a local training conference at the serene Salt Fork Lodge & Conference center.

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We meet once each quarter. Our typical locations include: Cincinnati (Q1), Salt Fork (Q2), Akron/Canton (Q3), and Columbus (Q4).

Map of Typical Meeting Locations

Join Us!

If you have a passion for CyberSecurity and are looking for a like-minded community, let us know!

Our members are typically law enforcement, IT professionals, or students advancing their skills in preparation to work in this field. If you are passionate about the field of high tech crimes and CyberSecurity and live in or near Ohio, we'd love to hear from you and talk about whether membership is right for you.

To learn more about HTCIA, to find a chapter near your location, or to join, please visit HTCIA.org.

Contact Us

We'd love to hear from you. Please contact us through the HTCIA member forums.