Message #5:
From: AzTeC SW Archaeology SIG
To:   "'Matthias Giessler'" 
Subject: Crime Scene Excavations - Entomological and Anthropological Evidence
Date: Thu, 02 Jan 97 10:54:00 MST
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From:  Stephen Nawrocki

The Rensselaer Police Department and the Jasper County Sheriff's Department 
are sponsoring a two day course in "Death Scene Investigation: A Forensic 
Entomology and Anthropology Field Training Workshop," to take place at the 
Jasper County Fair Grounds in Rensselaer, Indiana, May 28 & 29, 1997.  This 
workshop is specifically designed for death scene investigators, crime scene 
technicians, coroners, and medical examiners.  The primary emphasis will be 
on recognizing entomological and anthropological evidence at the crime scene 
and learning proper collection and excavation procedures.  Graphic slide 
presentations and case studies will supplement a team teaching format, with 
morning lectures and hands on field training during the afternoons.  The 
workshop will begin at 8:00 am on Wednesday, May 28 and will end at 5:00 pm 
on May 29.  It has been certified by the Indiana Law Enforcement Training 
Board for 14 Continuing Education Credits.  A fee of $255 includes all 
materials and an evening hog roast on Wednesday. Scheduled presenters 
include Neal H. Haskell, PhD, BCE (forensic entomology); Stephen P. 
Nawrocki, PhD, DABFA (forensic anthropology); Matthew A. Williamson, MA 
(forensic anthropology); & Christopher W. Schmidt, MS (forensic archeology). 
PLEASE CONTACT Chief Todd Sammons of the Rensselaer Police Department 
(219-866-7602) or Orville Perry of the Jasper County Sheriff's Department 
(219-866-7334) for further information on registration and local lodging. 
Dr. Haskell can be contacted at (219) 866-7824. Due to prior popularity of 
the course, early registration is recommended.

Stephen P. Nawrocki, Ph.D., D.A.B.F.A.
Assistant Professor of Biology & Director of Osteology,
University of Indianapolis Archeology & Forensics Laboratory
1400 E. Hanna Ave.                        PHONE:  (317) 788-3486
Indianapolis, IN  46227-3697              LAB:    (317) 788-3565
INTERNET:      FAX:    (317) 788-3569