(Perm Req) An introduction to modern methods used in the detection, investigation and solution of crimes. Practical analysis of evidence in a crime laboratory, including fingerprints and other impressions, firearms ID and ballistics, hairs and fibers, document examination, and use of polygraph. This class is taught using a "blended learning" format divided equally with presentation of online recorded lectures, case studies, webcasts and readings; and practical examination of criminalistics procedures and evidence identification exercises in the CCJS Crime Laboratory. There are lab fees associated with this course.

CCJS100 and CCJS230. There are lab fees associated with this course.
Credits: 3
Grading Method: Regular, Pass-Fail, Audit

Course Offerings

    Fall 2019Instructor: Thomas P. MaurielloView: Syllabus
    Spring 2020Instructor: Thomas P. Mauriello