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Latent Palm Print Comparison Class

Latent Palm Print Comparison Class

SKU: PPC100
Price From: $600.00

Availability: In stock

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Minimum Requirements for the class: Each student must have attended and completed a Basic Latent Fingerprint Comparison Course to be accepted in the Advanced Latent Palm Print Comparison Course. 

 You need to attend this program if...

  • You would like to learn how to recognize valuable search clues for latent palm prints
  • You would like valuable training in latent palm print orientation and comparison techniques
  • You want to understand value of Major and Minor Flexion Creases during comparisons

Many students have expressed the difficulty in comparing latent palm prints and asked for a course that addresses this and simulates routine case work type training.

This course was developed to meet these needs through combining lecture and latent print practical exercises.

Curriculum

  • The ACE-V methodology of fingerprint comparison and identification & its relationship to scientific method
  • Palm print topography and its use in comparisons
  • Palm print points of direction, areas, and zones
  • Major and Minor Flexion Creases
  • Palm print orientation and palm print search clues in latent print comparisons
 

Instructor Profile

Johnny Leonard is a retired Deputy Director of the City-County Bureau of Identification in Raleigh, NC and is both an I.A.I. Certified Latent Print Examiner and Footwear Examiner. He has also worked for the FBI and the NC State Bureau of Investigation. He has been a latent fingerprint examiner for the past 30 years and has over 41 years of fingerprint experience. During the past 34 years he has instructed over 110 classes and trained more than 1000 students in the science of fingerprints.