This course examines the effective administration and management practices of crime scene practitioners and crime laboratory scientists. Students will identify the legal concerns of individual science and lab accreditation standards as well as identifying best practices surrounding certification of various disciplines and subfields in the forensic sciences. Students will examine the use of technology, software, and equipment to enhance procedures and techniques of the field.
Peak, K. J. & Giacomazzi, A.L. (2019). Justice Administration: Police, courts, and corrections management. 9th edition.