California Criminalistics Institute / Sacramento
This three day (24 hour) course will provide the students with the concepts of statistics and how it can be applied to areas such as Drug Sampling and Analysis, Blood Alcohol Analysis and Population Studies, Trace Evidence Statistics, Serology Statistics and the beginning basics of statistics as used in DNA analyis. It is expected that the student will be given practical exercises to solve using hand calculators or computer spread sheet programs to generate results. This course is intended for criminalists involved in analysis of evidence in the crime laboratory. Each class is limited to 30 students. This course pending approval POST reimbursable Plan IV.
Classroom lectures, video demonstrations, and practical workshops.
A pre-reading package may be assigned.
$40.00 Materials fee will be charged to all non-BFS students. This charge is due at the beginning of the class. Make check(s) payable to the California Department of Justice.
No cost to POST supported or State of California based Law Enforcement agencies. A $360.00 tuition fee will be required of all other public agency, private sector, or out-of-state applicants.