Training Seminar DVD AFTE 2011 - Chicago, IL


Table of Contents

Disc 1

  • AFTE 2012 Training Seminar Announcement - Justine Kreso, Onondaga County Center for Forensic Sciences - Syracuse, NY & Jennifer Coombs, Erie County Central Police Services Laboratory - Buffalo, NY
  • What's New in Ammunition - George Kass, Forensic Ammunition Service, Inc. – Okemos, MI
  • SWGGUN - Updates and Current Projects - T.L. Price, Kansas Bureau of Investigation - Topeka, KS
  • An Empirical Study to Evaluate the Repeatability and Uniqueness of Striations/Impressions in Fired Cartridge Casings Fired in Ten Consecutively Manufactured Slides - Thomas Fadul & Gabriel Hernandez, Miami-Dade Police Department - Miami, FL
  • Utilizing the Consistency of Wad Drop Off for Estimation of Shooter Location - Jennifer Bishop, University of Central Oklahoma: Forensic Science Institute - Edmond, OK
  • The 10 Consecutive Ruger Barrel Study: A 3D Look Using the PLu-neox from Sensofar - Derrick McClarin, Alabama Department of Forensic Sciences - Birmingham, AL
  • Understanding Airsoft - Dan Alessio, Oregon State Police, Portland Metro Forensic Laboratory - Portland, OR
  • Five Consecutively Manufactured Chisels - Gerard Petillo, Connecticut Department of Public Safety - Meriden, CT
  • Confocal Microscopy and Striated Tool Marks: A Statistical Study and Potential Software Tools for Examiners - Nick Petraco, John Jay College – New York, NY
  • The Examination, Evaluation and Identification of 9mm Caliber Cartridges Cases Fired from 1275+ GLOCK Semiautomatic Pistols Manufactured Over an 18 Year Period - Dr. James Hamby, International Forensic Science Laboratory - Indianapolis, IN
  • The Evaluation, Examination and Identification of 2,150+ Pairs of Fired Cartridge Cases Fired from Recently Manufactured GLOCK Semiautomatic Pistols - Over a 4.5 Year Period in Calibers 9mm, 357 SIG, 40 S&W, 10mm Auto, 45 GAP and 45 ACP Using Firing Pin Aperture, Firing Pin Impression and Firing Pin Drag Marks - Steve Norris, Wyoming State Crime Laboratory - Cheyenne, WY
  • AFTE Digital Reference Collection (DRC) Committee Update - David Wright, Kansas Bureau of Investigation, Kansas City, KS

Disc 2

  • St. Valentine's Day Massacre - Lt. Michael Kline, Berrien County Sheriff's Department - St. Joseph, MI
  • Chamber Throat Marks on Bullets and Their Significance in Rifling Marks - Nancy McCombs, California DOJ-Fresno - Fresno, CA
  • Theory of Marking Reproducibility - Tsuneo Uchiyama, (Retired) National Research Institute of Police Science - Kashiwa, Japan
  • Similar Tools, Different Marks: The Identification of a Pry Bar and Crowbar to Two Sets of Marks at a Crime Scene - Erica Lawton-McWhite, Broward County Sheriff's Office - Ft. Lauderdale, FL
  • The Persistence of Chamber Marks Over 1,440 Firings of Two Semiautomatic Pistols - April Stowe, Southwestern Institute of Forensic Sciences - Dallas, TX
  • Pistol Barrel Discrimination: A Numerical Analysis - Rachel Bolton-King, Nottingham Trent University - Nottingham, England
  • Utilizing IBIS BULLETTRAX-3D's Sensor Capturing Technology to Examine Seating Marks on Fired Bullets - Deion Christophe, Oklahoma City Police Department - Oklahoma City, OK
  • Our Experience in Building a Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS) - Pavel Giverts, Israel Police Department – Israel
  • Infrared Imaging and Flashcorrelation: Achieving the Goal - John H. Dillon Jr., Independent Examiner - Manassas, VA

Disc 3

  • Technology Associated with Infrared Imaging of Cartridge Cases and Bullets and the Quantification of Comparison - Dr. Francine Prokoski, SED Technology, LLC - Fairfax, VA
  • FAID2009: Proficiency Test and Workshop - Petra Pauw-Vugts, Netherlands Forensic Institute - Ypenburg, Netherlands
  • ASTM 1351-01 Method: Non-Destructive to Harvest and Analyses of Evidence on Firearms - Fred Schmidt, Independent Forensic Investigator – Aurora, IL
  • The Use of Advanced 3D Imaging System in Firearms Identification - Rocky Edwards, Santa Ana Police Department - Santa Ana, CA
  • Mirror Effect - Evan Thompson, Arizona DPS Northern Regional Laboratory - Flagstaff, AZ
  • Virtual Manipulative Tools for Tool Mark Characterization - Dr. Song Zhang, Iowa State University - Ames, IA
  • Investigating GSR Patterns using milli-X-Ray Fluorescence Techniques - Rüdiger Schumacher, Forensic Science Institute of the Bundeskriminalamt - Wiesbaden, Germany
  • Chamber Marks - A Bridge Linking Application of CMS from Striated Tool Mark to Impressed Tool Mark - Beta Tam, Independent Examiner - Hong Kong
  • An Introduction to the FMK Firearms model 9C1B Pistol - April Wong, Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department - Los Angeles, CA
  • Don't Slip Up on the Slippage - Manuel Muñoz, Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department - Los Angeles, CA
  • An Introduction of the Forensic Science Society Firearms Diploma - Alice Walters, Metropolitan Police Service - London, England

Disc 4

  • Correlation Algorithm of Conventional and EBIS Polygonal Bullets - Dr. Danny Roberge, Forensic Technology, Inc. - Montreal, Canada
  • A Fatal SKS Incident - Lucien C. Haag, Independent Examiner - Carefree, AZ
  • Bullets That Aren't: Their Physical Characteristics and Their Exterior Ballistics Properties - Lucien C. Haag, Independent Examiner - Carefree, AZ
  • Shooting Dynamics: Elements of Time & Movement in Shooting Incidents - Alexander Jason, Independent Crime Scene Analyst - Pinole, CA
  • Bullet Signature Identification Using Topography Measurements and Correlations: The Unification of Microscope and Mathematical Comparisons - Wei Chu, John Song, Robert Thompson, NIST - Gaithersburg, MD
  • Cartridge Case Signature Identification Using Topography Measurements and Correlations: Unification of Microscope and Mathematical Comparisons - Alan Zheng, Robert Thompson, NIST - Gaithersburg, MD
  • Understanding the Legislative Process as it Relate to the Forensic Reform - Amy Driver, Independent Consultant - Washington, D.C.
  • Forensic Examination in Grenade Launchers: Do They Leave Marks Sufficient Enough for Comparison Tests? - Nick Tsiatis, Hellenic Police Department - Athens, Greece
  • Why a Bullet Doesn't Behave Like a Rubber Ball - Ricochet on a Hard Surface - Thomas Liebsher, Forensic Science Institute of the Bundeskriminalamt - Wiesbaden, Germany
  • AFTE History - Charles Meyers, 2nd President of AFTE (1970-1971)