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
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5 days
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5 days
4 nights
9 meals
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DAY
1
Hotel Check-In / Orientation / Group Dinner
Las Vegas, NV
D
Harrah's Las Vegas

Afternoon: 4:30pm - Orientation – Meet your guide and take a closer look at our plans for the next 4 days. We will review the up-to-date daily program and any changes, discuss responsibilities, safety guidelines, emergency procedures, and answer any questions you may have.

Dinner: Dinner with the group

Evening: Free Time: We do not schedule any week-night evening activities, with the exception of the Farewell Dinner (Thursday). Take this opportunity for personal independent exploration to see and do what interests you most. If you are interested in attending any of the many entertainment activities and would like to make arrangements before you arrive, entertainment information can be found on the Internet by accessing www.lasvegas.com. The Group Leader will be happy to offer suggestions or give directions.

DAY
2
Canine Unit / Forensic Dentist / Arson Investigation Lecture
Las Vegas, NV
B,L
Harrah's Las Vegas

Activity note: This is a full classroom day with minimal walking.

Breakfast: Breakfast at the hotel.

Morning: "The Role of the Forensic Dentist" Learn the role forensic dentistry plays in the identification of victims and analysis of bite pattern injuries.

Lunch: Lunch at the UNLV Dining Commons

Afternoon: Experience a glimpse into the world of a Fire Department Arson Investigation. Learn about the analysis of fire-related incidences and fire science from a current North Las Vegas Fire Department Fire Investigator.

Dinner: Dinner is NOT provided tonight, allowing you the chance to explore all the Las Vegas culinary world has to offer.

Evening: Evening: At leisure

DAY
3
Retired LVMPD Detective
Las Vegas, NV
B,L
Harrah's Las Vegas

Activity note: This is a full classroom day with minimal walking.

Breakfast: Breakfast buffet at the hotel.

Morning: "Homicide Investigation: Myth vs. Reality" - A retired LVMPD Homicide Detective will guide you through the basics of homicide investigating while providing plenty of personal experiences and reviewing actual homicide cases. More than a few myths will be busted along the way!

Lunch: Lunch at off campus location

Afternoon: Continue with LVMPD Homicide Detective and learn about Case Studies and Tools of the Trade

Dinner: Dinner is NOT provided tonight, allowing you the chance to explore all the Las Vegas culinary world has to offer.

Evening: Evening: At leisure

DAY
4
Police Department Crime Lab Staff Member / Farewell Dinner
Las Vegas, NV
B,L,D
Harrah's Las Vegas

Activity note: This is a full classroom day with minimal walking.

Breakfast: Breakfast at the hotel.

Morning: "Blood Pattern Analysis" Listen as a working City of North Las Vegas Police Department as a Senior Crime Scene Analyst explains how blood patterns can determine what took place before the police arrived and how DNA can be used to bring the guilty to justice.

Lunch: Lunch at the UNLV Dining Commons

Afternoon: Fingerprinting hands-on experience and presentation on modern day fingerprinting methods by a North Las Vegas Police Department staff member.

Dinner: Farewell Dinner with the group. It's a plated 3-course meal with choice of entrée plus coffee, tea, water; other beverages available for purchase.

DAY
5
Detention Center Field Trip / Departure Day
Las Vegas, NV
B

Activity note: Field trip involves easy walk through facility, on level surfaces. Facility is also wheelchair accessible.

Breakfast: Breakfast at the hotel.

Morning: Field trip - Guided tour through the Henderson Detention Center. See where criminals end up when they get caught!






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