CRIME SCENE INVESTIGATION - Basic Academy

This course has been approved by the IAI Crime Scene Certification Board

This is an 80-hour course designed for any law enforcement employee who is tasked with investigating, documenting, and reconstructing crime scenes. Techniques learned in this course are applicable to all types of crime scenes, from simple property crimes to violent assaults and homicide.
This course includes the following:

  • SCENE APPROACH
  • SCENE SECURITY
  • PHOTOGRAPHY
    • Evidence Photography
    • Impression Photography
    • Nighttime Photography
    • Arson Photography
    • Aerial Photography
    • Macro Photography
  • EVIDENCE
    • Locating / Identifying
    • Documentation
    • Collection
    • Preservation
  • SKETCHING / DIAGRAMMING
    • Measuring
    • Indoor / Outdoor
    • Rural / Remote Areas
  • DOCUMENTATION
  • LATENT FINGERPRINTS
    • Pattern Types
    • Locating / Identifying
    • Developing
    • Powders
    • Chemicals
    • Unusual Surfaces
  • VEHICLE PROCESSING
    • Rolling Tire Prints
  • GUNSHOT TRAJECTORY RECONSTRUCTION
    • Documentation
    • Measuring
    • Photography


 
To see photos of students in actual classes click on links below:
 
 




  • SCENE RECONSTRUCTION
  • CHILD ABUSE
    • Photography
    • Evidence
    • Documentation
  • BLOODSTAIN PATTERN RECOGNITION
    • Pattern Type and Origin
    • Significance of Stain Size and Shape
    • Blood Trails
    • Blood on Clothing
    • Locating Latent Blood
  • BODY PROCESSING
    • Evidence Collection
    • Bite Marks
    • Autopsy
  • BUGS, BONES and GRAVES
    • Bug Collection
    • Bug Documentation
    • Bone Identification
    • Bone Collection
    • Bone Documentation
    • Gravesite Locating
    • Gravesite Excavation
  • COURTROOM PROCEDURES
    • Testimony
    • Displays
    • Educating the Jury
    • Demonstrations



LOTS and LOTS of Hands-on Practical Exercises to enforce skills learned.
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