Death and Crime Scene Management for First Responders (HIC and FCSIC eligible)
July 1 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
- instructor: Joe Kennedy, Blue Line Group REGISTER HERE
- Date: July 1, 2021
- Time: 8 am – 5 pm
- Location: RCCC-N, Bldg 400, room 4133
- Total Hours: 8 hours
Course Description: This one-day seminar is designed to provide an overview of the duties and responsibilities of the first responders and the importance of the team concept during a violent crime investigation. Proper crime scene boundaries and how to identify primary and secondary scenes will be examined. Other topics covered include types of death and violent crime, goals of the criminal investigation, three critical questions of a homicide investigation, six basic activities of scene processing, class and individual characteristic evidence, time of death indicators, wound characteristics, and the medical examiner system. Students will learn the duties and responsibilities of the first responder and the preliminary investigative procedures required to ensure a thorough and quality investigation is ultimately completed.