Advanced Practical Homicide Investigation® Seminar
Grapevine, Texas – November 18-22, 2019
Presented by the Grapevine Police Department
This seminar is an intensive program based upon Vernon J. Geberth’s personal experience as a New York City Homicide Commander, author, lecturer and consultant in death investigations, extensive research of written materials in the field, and personal interviews ad associations along with experts in the sphere of forensic science and criminal investigation.
The Advanced PHI seminar, which includes three other experts in the fields of Aquatic Death Investigation (our own Andrea Zaferes), Major Case and Cold Case Homicide Investigation, and a Deputy Chief Medical Examiner who will present The application of Forensic Pathology to the Investigative Process. The Cold Case section will further enhance and develop the skills you acquired in the Three-Day PHI seminar. Topics included various equivocal death investigations, cold case homicides, complex homicide cases involving missed opportunities, investigative errors, and practical examples of how to apply advanced forensic techniques to the case, presented by nationally renowned experts. A Board Certified forensic pathologist will present the various medicolegal factors involved in death investigation. There will also be a discussion on Criminal Investigative Analysis and application of abnormal psychology to the investigative process