28th Annual Arnold Markle Symposium

The 28th Annual Arnold Markle Symposium was held October 28-29, 2019 at Yale West Campus. It was a successful Symposium with many attendees remarking how it was interesting and useful to them. We thank you for your attendance and look forward to seeing you at the 29th Arnold Markle Symposium, October 19-20, 2020 at the University of New Haven’s Bucknall Theater on campus. The topic will be announced in the late Spring 2020.


Date: October 28-29, 2019
Location: Yale West Campus, 100 West Campus Drive, Orange, CT 06477
Topic: Serial Murder – The Crime and the Investigation

The 28th Annual Arnold Markle Symposium hosted by Dr. Henry C. Lee and the Henry C. Lee Institute of Forensic Science, University of New Haven, will be held at a new venue – the Yale West Campus. The topic is Serial Killing: The Crime and the Investigation.  The Symposium will present speakers who are experts in the investigation and understanding of serial killings and the impact on society.  The crime scene, the evidence, the behavioral clues, patterns, and behavioral profiling will be covered.  The investigative methods, special considerations, along with resources for law enforcement, will be explored.

The Symposium promises to be a full experience for all attendees, and will offer information needed by investigators.  Police officers in attendance will be afforded POST re-training credits.

Agencies may use the purchase order/billing option if preferred when registering.  Students of the University may use the student option when registering.

Questions may be directed to the Henry C. Lee Institute of Forensic Science, (203) 932-7460 main line, or Training, (203) 479-4597.

Thank you for your support of the Institute’s Training Programs!


Past Markle Symposiums

Our Ties to the University of New Haven

Dr. Lee has been a member of the faculty at the University of New Haven since 1975 and helped establish one of the foremost academic forensic programs in the world. The University and its students are world-renowned in this field. You can visit www.newhaven.edu to find out more about undergraduate and graduate study in the University of New Haven’s Henry C. Lee College of Criminal Justice and Forensic Sciences.

The Henry C. Lee Institute of Forensic Science is housed in a state-of-the-art building on the University of New Haven campus. While we work hand-in-hand toward a common goal, it is important to note the Lee Institute is a separate entity that works closely with the University.

Through training, consultation, research and a unique public learning center, the Institute’s goal is to make the criminal justice system more effective. Toward that goal, we provide unique and effective training programs and cutting edge resources to professionals in the law enforcement fields.

More About Dr. Lee

Dr. Henry C. Lee is the founding father of the Institute. The legendary investigator is known for finding the tiniest clues. He has even solved a murder without a body. Find out more about the world-famous investigator on https://www.facebook.com/DrHenryLee.