You have seen criminal investigation shows, now try your hand at sleuthing the elements of a crime scene by working with real-life crime scene investigators and law enforcement officers to help restore justice. Through hands-on opportunities and demonstrations, you will learn about latent fingerprints, bloodstain interpretation, footwear impressions, crime scene diagrams, and the collection of trace and DNA evidence. End your adventure by working on a team to investigate a mock crime scene and create your own crime scene diagram!
June 10 - 15 for Rising 6 - 9 grade students
- Registration is closed.
June 17- 22 for Rising 9 - 12 grade students
- Registration is closed
Meet Your Instructors
Kerri received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Criminal Justice from Central State
University in Oklahoma. Her law enforcement career spans over 30 years; beginning
as an Identification Technician with the Kansas Bureau of Investigation and culminating
as a Special Agent with the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division. She is currently
an Investigator at the Richland County Sheriff's Department. She is an adjunct faculty
member in the extensive 10-week National Forensic Academy Training Program located
in Oak Ridge, Tennessee. Ms. McClary has an extensive background as a latent print
examiner, crime scene investigator and forensic photographer. She has received additional
educational training and experience in forensic photography and digital imaging from
the F.B.I. Academy in Quantico, Virginia. She is a certified crime scene analyst
through the International Association for Identification.
Don has worked for South Carolina Law Enforcement Dvision and he is currently an Investigator at the University of South Carolina Division of Law Enforcement and Safety.