Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)

Community College of Allegheny County

Course Description


CJC-205 - Introduction to Criminalistics (3 credits)
Prerequisite(s): None
This is a course in the scientific aspects of criminal investigation. Included are the study of fingerprints, the application of forensic sciences and the collection and examination of evidence. The student learns the capabilities of the advanced police science laboratory in the study of firearms, hair, fibers, blood, paint, tools, poisons and other materials.


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