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UW-Platteville Criminal Justice Program Recognized as Top in Country
Written by KRISTI MAYO   
Wednesday, 28 October 2020

The University of Wisconsin-Platteville's reputation as a leader in distance education has been recognized again, as Online School Report noted the criminal justice program as one of the Best Online Master's Degrees in Criminal Justice in the country.

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New Trends in Today's World of Evidence Management
Written by KRISTI MAYO   
Wednesday, 23 September 2020

LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES maintain an extensive inventory of crime scene evidence. The proper tagging, labeling, and marking of evidence provides a chain of custody to support the claim of evidence presented in court is the same evidence that was collected at a crime scene. Radio frequency identification (RFID) technology can facilitate, standardize, and automate inventory for law enforcement evidence management.

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Indispensable Crime Scene Tools: Latent Print Powders and Brushes
Written by KRISTI MAYO   
Tuesday, 04 August 2020

Commonly known as “dusting,” the act of applying fingerprint powder to a surface with a natural hair or fiber brush allows the powder to be lightly spread over a surface to make the print visible. With so many different color and material configurations, it is important to understand the features and benefits of each type of fingerprint powder.

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Laser-Focused Projectile Tracking
Written by KRISTI MAYO   
Tuesday, 04 August 2020

Determining bullet trajectory is one of the more common requirements of a crime scene, and a quality trajectory reconstruction kit is an essential tool for ensuring accurate results. The EVI-PAQ® Laser Trajectory Kit is the only kit on the market that boasts co-aligned components that give true line of flight of projectiles encountered at crime scenes.

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eLearning for CPE Credits in DFIR at PFIC 2020
Written by KRISTI MAYO   
Monday, 29 June 2020

With all of the changes in the world, figuring out how to keep certification and skills up to speed has been more difficult. Paraben Corporation, the primary sponsor and host of PFIC, took that problem and addressed it quickly with a new virtual platform for PFIC 2020.

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Digital Forensics Symposium Coming to Alexandria, VA in December 2019
Written by KRISTI MAYO   
Tuesday, 19 November 2019

The upcoming Digital Forensics for National Security Symposium, presented by Defense Strategies Institute (DSI), will bring together members of federal government agencies, DOD, US military services, academia, and industry in a "town-hall" type forum to discuss how digital forensics—sometimes called "computer forensics"—is advancing the application of scientific investigation into digital crimes, attacks, and intrusions at the national, state, and local levels.

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Lifting Latent Fingerprints from Difficult Surfaces

ALMOST ANYONE can find, process, and lift a latent print that happens to be in a logical and obvious place like a door handle, a beer can, or a butcher knife. But sometimes, a latent print is not just sitting there in a logical and obvious place. Sometimes, you have to use your imagination to find the print and your skills to lift it.

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