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
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
Minimal walking involved each day.

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.

General Notes

Due to the nature of this program, listening devices are not available.
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Dana Marks
Dana Marks has been employed with North Las Vegas for the last 12 years in the Crime Scene Unit and is a certified Crime Scene Analyst with the International Association for Identification. She also is the Vice President of the Nevada State Division of International Association for Identification (NSDIAI). In addition, Dana Marks is the Nevada Representative for the Western Identification Network (WIN).
Dana Marks
Mark McNett
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