Basic Fingerprint Comparison and Interpretation

This course serves as an introductory 40 hour course to fingerprints, which includes lecture and practical exercises. Target audience will be those with little to no fingerprint comparison for both ten print and latent print examiners. Subjects in this course include the history of Friction Ridge Comparison, Fingerprint Pattern Interpretation/Classification Lecture and Practical Exercises, Friction Ridge Structure and Development, Basic Comparison Techniques, Latent Print Development and Latent Evaluation, Comparison Documentation, and Courtroom Testimony. May also be excellent review for those preparing for the Ten Print Certification test.

Instructor: Owen McDonnell, MFSA, CSCSA, CLPE, CTPE

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