Investigative theory; collection and preservation of evidence, sources of information, interview and interrogation, uses of forensic sciences, case and trial preparation.

Upon completion, students will be able to:

  • Define the goals and objectives of criminal investigation
  • Demonstrate ability to conduct proper crime scene investigations
  • Illustrate the use of forensic science for various statutory offenses
  • Organize the criminal case including field notes, reports, crime scene activities, and mandatory documentation of statutory warning

Grade Basis: L
Credit Hours: 3
Lecture hours: 48.0
Lab hours: 32.0