ADMJĀ 0080. Introduction to Crime Scene Investigation

Units: 3
Hours: 54 lecture
Fundamentals of crime scene investigation and the forensic sciences for the basic investigator and field crime scene technician; addresses the theory, techniques, and procedures for evidence identification and collection at major and minor crime scenes; preservation of evidence, chain of custody; roles and responsibilities of investigators; scientific principals of forensics; inter-agency collaboration and resources; proper documentation in preparation for criminal trials. (CSU)