Time: September 18, 2009 to September 20, 2009
City/Town: Lycoming County, PA
Website or Map: http://www.tripwireops.org
Event Type: first, responder, training
Organized By: Tripwire Operations Group
Member Activity: Mar 22, 2009
This course will run from 8 am until 5 pm on Friday and cover all aspects of the field recovery of evidence and human remains associated with a mass fatality scene (from Improvised Explosive Device incidents to a large-scale plane crash). The course will be taught primarily by Dr. Dennis Dirkmaat, Director of the Applied Forensic Sciences program at Mercyhurst College, Erie, Pennsylvania Mercyhurst AI Link. Attendees of Friday's short course dealing with Post Blast Scene Recovery Protocols, are encouraged to also participate in a hands-on recovery exercise to be conducted on Saturday and Sunday of that weekend.