Programs & Courses
CJLS 111 - Investigations & Forensics
Investigations & Forensics
This course is an introductory investigations course focusing on the basics of forensics at a crime scene. The legal and procedural aspects of processing a crime scene are covered in detail. Investigative actions include the securing of a crime scene, controlling access, assessing evidence potentiality, recording the scene and the proper handling of evidence. Search techniques, report writing, incident scene drawing and measuring techniques are studied and applied.