May 20-24, 2013 • CJ440/CJA640 • Underwater Forensic Investigation
Debunk the myths associated with underwater recovery operations: Learn and practice the scientific protocol that can and should be applied to 'underwater crime scenes.' Methods and techniques to locate, recover and handle submerged evidence will be covered, along with the handling of firearms, bodies and vehicles to prevent contamination or loss of forensic evidence.
Who should attend this workshop?
Law Enforcement and Public Safety Personnel, Attorneys, Criminal Justice and Forensic Science students
Chair, Criminology and Criminal Justice, Chaminade University
Author, Underwater Forensic Investigation
Former Director, Southwest Texas State Underwater Institute
Lt. Lynn Dixon
Commander, Texas Department of Public Safety Dive Team
Tuition: $1290 (3 credits)
Housing: $300 (six nights on-campus, shared dorm suite)