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Advanced Latent Ridgeology (North Las Vegas, NV) Feb, 11-15, 2019 New

Advanced Latent Ridgeology (North Las Vegas, NV) Feb, 11-15, 2019

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Sirchie 36 Hour Advanced Latent Ridgeology Course

Dates: Feb. 11-15, 2019

Location: North Las Vegas PD, 2250 Las Vegas Blvd., North #522, North Las Vegas, NV 89030

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

You Need to Attend this Program if...

  • You are a latent print AFIS operator desiring to improve your latent print comparison skills.
  • You are a latent print examiner seeking advanced training in latent print comparison and identification.
  • You are an experienced latent print examiner preparing to take the International Association for Identification Certified Latent Print Examination.
  • You would like to receive training with case work quality latent prints for a real-life latent comparison experience.

Combining lecture and latent print practical exercises, emphasis is placed on comparison techniques for comparing difficult and complex latent finger and palm prints. Exercises are designed to provide the student with real life case work training experience.

Curriculum

  • The ACE-V methodology of fingerprint comparison and identification & its relationship to scientific method
  • Level 1, level 2, and level 3 detail in latent print comparisons
  • Latent print orientation and comparison search clues
  • Fingerprint pattern interpretation and their uses in the comparison of latent fingerprints
  • Palm print orientation and palm print search clues in latent print comparisons
  • The analysis of distorted and complex latent prints
  • Daubert and post Brandon Mayfield issues

 

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 35 years and has over 46 years of fingerprint experience. During the past 39 years he has instructed over 150 classes and trained more than 1500 students in the science of fingerprints.

 

  Day 1 Day 2 Day 3 Day 4 Day 5
Hr 1 Registration/Introduction  Analysis Exercise Practical Exercise  Practical Exercise  Practical Exercise 
Hr 2 Historical Review of Fingerprint Identification  Comparison Exercise  Practical Exercise  Practical Exercise  Practical Exercise
Hr 3 Friction Ridge Skin Morphology Comparison Exercise  Practical Exercise  Practical Exercise  Practical Exercise 
Hr 4  Morpho-Genesis of Friction Ridge Skin Difficult Latent Print Exercise  Practical Exercise  Practical Exercise  Course Review
Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch  Lunch  Lunch
Hr 5  Scientific Basis for Friction Ridge Identifcation  Practical Exercise  Practical Exercise  Practical Exercise  
Hr 6  Principles and Procedures of Identification Practical Exercise  Practical Exercise  Practical Exercise   
Hr 7  ACE-V The Scientific Methodology Practical Exercise Practical Exercise  Practical Exercise   
 Hr 8 Analysis Exercise  Practical Exercise  Practical Exercise  Practical Exercise