12156
Las Vegas
Crime Scene Forensics
Uncover the art of modern forensic science and meet with CSI professionals as you learn about fingerprinting, blood pattern analysis and K-9 unit training on this true-crime adventure.
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Program No. 12156RJ
Length
5 days
Starts at
769
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At a Glance

Leave fiction behind and get the facts on how modern forensic science is used to solve crimes involving assault, robbery, kidnapping, murder and fraud. Criminal justice professionals, forensic pathologists and scientists take you behind the scenes for a comprehensive look at how old-fashioned detective work combines with cutting-edge technology to solve crimes and mysteries.
Activity Level
Easy
Minimal walking involved each day.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • In lectures and interactive presentations led by the experts, learn the basics of how blood pattern, fingerprinting and dental forensics factor into law enforcement investigations.
  • Meet with real criminal justice professionals who share stories about the work they do each day investigating crime scenes.
  • Forget what you’ve seen on TV — learn to distinguish the realities of crime-scene investigation from the dramatizations in popular culture.

General Notes

Due to the nature of this program, listening devices are not available.
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Jeffrey Lomprey
Jeff Lomprey has led the Fire Investigations Division for the North Las Vegas Fire Department since 2007. Prior to serving with the North Las Vegas Fire Department, Jeff served as a police officer with the North Las Vegas Police Department and as a senior detective with the Boulder City Police Department. In 2005 and 2006, Jeff attracted national attention when he was featured on CBS’s Current Affair and NBC’s Dateline for his work on the Jared Whaley Homicide Investigation.
Mark McNett
Jeffrey Lomprey
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