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Investigative Support & DNA Basics

August 16 at 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm


Please join us for our next webinar:

Investigative Support & DNA Basics

Presenter: Samantha Gwinn
Data Strategy Lead – The Policing Lab

This presentation will cover:

– Lessons learned from the “rape kit backlog” about repeat offenders and DNA testing loopholes.
– Basics of how offender and crime scene DNA samples are handled at the local, state, and federal level.
– How “lawfully owed DNA” fits into offender identification and tracking.
– How to use laboratory information management system data in conjunction with RMS data.
– Best practices for connecting cases based on DNA and/or other physical evidence (ballistics, fingerprints).

This event is free for VCAN members and $10 for non-members.

Event is on August 16, 2024, from 1pm – 3pm Eastern Standard Time. Registration closes at COB on Tuesday, August 13, 2024.
Login details will be sent by COB on Wednesday, August 14, 2024.



August 16
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Investigative Support & DNA Basics

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