Gun crimes and shootings have been increasing on city streets and within public areas according to crime studies. This course will provide the police officer, detective, forensic scientist, and student with an overview of the value of forensic evidence in gun crimes.
The course is taught by an experienced firearms examiner with many years of forensic laboratory and street experience. The course will cover different firearms, how they function, and the markings made on bullets and shell casings, as well as the trace evidence that can be found to help solve gun crimes. Firearms handling and safety will be covered as well. POSTC credit will be sought for police officers.REGISTER FOR THIS COURSE