Crime Scene Forensics

Uncover the art of modern forensic science and meet with CSI professionals as you learn about fingerprinting, blood pattern analysis on this true-crime adventure.
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Program No. 12156RJ
5 days
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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 Going
Ability to walk through large casino to and from hotel room each day. Ability to climb on and off bus, and walk to and from classroom.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • In lectures and 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.
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Mark McNett
Mark McNett is a 22-year veteran of the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department, and had been a homicide detective in Las Vegas for almost 12 years of his career. He is recently retired and loves to share stories about his very interesting career with Road Scholar participants.

Please note: This expert may not be available for every date of this program.

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Kimberly Rupe
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