Technology and Solving Crime

 

Technology For Solving Crime While you may be aware of using DNA and fingerprinting to solve criminal investigations, you may not be aware of new and unusual technologies that are helping to solve crimes now. In the past, police and forensic scientists have relied on the old standbys such as fingerprints, car skid marks, and […]

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Child Abuse Prevention In April

 

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month According to the Florida Statutes, child abuse is defined as “a child whose physical or mental health or welfare is harmed, or threatened with harm, by the acts or omissions of the parent.” This includes physical and mental injuries from excessive corporal punishments, sexual battery, abandonment, disfigurement, death, and […]

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Self Defense

 

How Are Your Self Defense Skills? Recently, Kelly Herron, a woman from Seattle, was attacked by a would-be rapist in a public bathroom. Ms. Herron is training for a marathon and took a restroom break never realizing that she would be attacked from behind. She had recently attended a self-defense class and credits that class […]

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