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Crime Scene Technician and Crime Scene Investigator

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by Deandra Ervin • | | 1 comment
I am seeking advice on what path I should take now that I have my degree in Criminal Justice. Pursuing a career in Forensics is what I am passionate about the most. Please advise as I am seriously in need of help.

Entry Level Position

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by AHarrison • | | 1 comment
I am looking to transition to CSI as a second career (not including previous Military enlistment as career #1) and prior to enrolling in a college program I wanted to apply for a part time entry level position in the industry. Are there positions I would qualify for? I currently hold a specializ...read more

Advice for a soon to be Investigator

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by bjwelch17 • | | 1 comment
Hello all! Really excited to be a part of this forum. So, I graduate from UWyo in December with my Bachelors Degree in Criminal Justice. When I started my college career, I had a forensic science focus, but second semester of my freshman year, I took both chemistry and biology, along with 5 cre...read more

physical condition

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by yesenia torres • | | 1 comment
Do u have to have a good health in order to apply for the program???because I have a seizure disorder and I want to become something I always wanted..but I don't want to start aometsomething and not finish

Collecting Guns from water, preserving gun in watertight case with water in it.

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by jtyler1973 • | | 4 comments
Hello! Our State Police have requested that when we collect a gun from, for example, our river, that we keep the gun in the water, while placing it into a container that can hold the gun and water. I have never heard of doing this, but I need some suggestions from someone familiar with this ...read more

Securing the scene before investigators leaving

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by Christy • | | 0 comments
Before leaving a scene is it the investigators responsibility to make sure the house or room is locked and secure? If at a hotel and the room is not secured whose responsible if items are stolen from there?

Non-citizen wants to become a crime scene investgator/ forensic scientist

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by Coen • | | 1 comment
I wonder if there are any local/ regional governments or private firms that would sponsor non-citizens for the working visa/ hire them for the post.

Deaf CSI Student

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by deafcsi • | | 2 comments
Hey WORLD! Look out! Possibly the 1st Deaf Crime Scene Investigator to enter this field. But first I'm a Criminal Justice student. Lol. When I get my Degree, I really hope that I'm given an opportunity to perform and show off my ability to collect and process evidence as an intern and become a t...read more

Biohazard effects on pregnancy?

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by TinaD • | | 1 comment
I am a Biohazard Technician and my husband and I are trying to have a baby. Does anyone know how blood, feces/urine (human/animal) and our chemicals that are used to clean these situations effect pregnancy? Am I able to even be in these situations and if so will a respirator help prevent any eff...read more

question

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by Nieti Patel • | | 0 comments
What is your career like?

This baby boomer will never say die

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by sharon storms • | | 2 comments
I graduated with a bachelors degree in criminal justice with a focus on crime scene investigator a year and a half ago. I live in NY on Long Island; its very difficult for civilians to get into the police dept so I've applied to become a volunteer. Ultimately, I want to work as a CSI. I am willi...read more

Internships

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by Cassie19 • | | 1 comment
Hi, I was wondering if you guys post do internships in Virginia. I am looking into doing an internship my senior year of college. Right now I am a Junior, and I would like to look into internships related to my degree and career choice, and that is "Crime Scene Investigation". Also...read more

Degrees and Certificates

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by John Parrish • | | 2 comments
So I currently have an Associate's degree in criminal justice through American Public University. I also have obtained a certificate in Forensics, through the same school. I am currently pursuing my Bachelor's of Science in Criminal Justice with only 8 courses left to take, this is also through ...read more

Aspiring Death Investigator

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by Sarah • | | 2 comments
Hi there, I'm Sarah and I'm looking to get into the death investigation field. I have an Associate's degree in Mortuary Science and am currently enrolled in classes to earn my Associate's degree in Criminal Justice. I'm wondering, how many coroner's/medical examiner's offices require a Bachelo...read more

What do you do?

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by Jordan • | | 2 comments
I know some of what you do but I want to know all. I have watched the show Forensic Files and that's what made me want this job so badly. Do you get to find fingerprints, take photos, look up people to find the criminal, type up papers, look at the body, and find things that could help you at th...read more

Abnormal fingerprints

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by Amber Soto • | | 3 comments
Hi there, This is completely random but I'm hoping maybe someone could help me learn something about my fingerprints! I would love to show you an image but it doesn't seem like I can attach it here! I have done some indepth research and have not found anything remotely close to what my fi...read more

Interview Due tomorrow

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by Matthew • | | 0 comments
I need to interview someone in the forensic science field, more specifically a crime scene investigator or analyst. This project is due tomorrow and is a major percentage of my grade. I have been searching all week and weekend for someone to interview, if you have some time to do an interview I ...read more

A Deaf CSI Student

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by deafcsi • | | 2 comments
Did you know that there are Deaf aviation pilots? If a deaf person can fly an airplane, then why not as a deaf person become a CSI? Allow me to introduce myself. My name is Royce and I am currently a college student studying Criminal Justice. I became deaf ten years ago. It was sudden due to an ...read more

gettin into the crime scene field

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by mstartley • | | 1 comment
Hello, my name is teresa and i am wanting to go into the field of crime scene investigation. I have an AS in criminal science and I was wondering if I could go into the field with just this and maybe start of shadowing someone till i learn the trade and then go out on my own or, do i need to far...read more

Job Opportunities

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by Jazmin Hodges • | | 1 comment
Hello, I am graduating my master's degree in Criminal Justice in December. I was looking to find a job in investigations either in Florida, where I currently reside, or in California. If any of you all could assist in this search it would be greatly appreciated. Thank you!!

Biology degree... Now what

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by Shelby • | | 0 comments
Hi there! I will graduate with my bachelor's in biology soon, I am very interested in forensics but how can I gain experience in order to get a job in this field? Any advice or tips would be great! Getting a master's degree is not an option at the moment. Thanks!

BadDrive Adapter ??

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by Pavlo • | | 0 comments
Hello Community! I’m searching for a tool to read the hard drive with BADs. I found a device as the BadDrive Adapter http://www.epos.ua/view.php/products_epos_baddrive_adapter by EPOS company. According to the company Web site, it works with damaged disks in the same way as working with simpl...read more

Interview for School Project

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by Bailey Alexander • | | 0 comments
I'm not sure if this is the best place to ask this, but I'm looking for a CSI to interview for a school project. I'm exploring the career I want to have once I get out of school and a project I'm doing requires an interview of about 20 questions with someone in that field. I would greatly apprec...read more

Capstone Project

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by Shayla Elmore • | | 0 comments
Hello! My name is Shayla Elmore and I am in search of a crime scene investigator or anyone in that field. I have a Capstone project that I have to do in order for me to graduate my high school. I have 10 interview questions that need to be answered very very soon! My email is elmoreshayla14@gmai...read more

Being Deaf and wanting to become a CSI

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by deafcsi • | | 0 comments
Greetings. I am interested in pursuing a career/education in the field of Crime Scene Investigator preferably in Toxicology or Latent Finger Print however, I am deaf. I was not born deaf therefore, I am able to speak fluently as English is my first language. Are there any deaf CSI students anywh...read more
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