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Fostering Knowledge, Increasing Confidence, Enhancing Careers

Class times are from 8:00 am – 5:00 pm daily

Seminar Highlights

  • Legal Issues Related to Death Investigation
  • Basic Death Investigation
  • Wound Recognition
  • Apparent Suicide
  • Apparent Accidental Death
  • Child Death Protocol/Case Study
  • Major Crime Scene Management
  • Officer Involved Shootings/In-Custody Deaths
  • Evidence Recognition/Photography/Documentation
  • Witness Interviews
  • Case Studies in Death
Course Length:2 day seminar
CA P.O.S.T. Plan IV Certification #:1126-31240
NV P.O.S.T. Certification #:P2840001
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Seminar Speaker

Mike Gaynor- Death Investigation Instructor

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Michael Gaynor started his law enforcement career with the Daly City Police Department in 1979. In 1982 he left Daly City and went to the San Francisco Police Department where he retired in 2010 as an Inspector assigned to homicide. Michael currently works at the Santa Clara County District Attorney's Office assigned to the Cold Case unit. His past assignments have been: Crime Scene Investigation, Robbery Investigations, Domestic Violence Detail, General Works Detail (person crimes), and Homicide Investigations. Michael has lectured on Death Investigation, Homicide Investigation, Crime Scene Reconstruction, Crime Scene Investigation, Bloodstain Pattern Analysis, Crime Scene Photography, and Officer Involved Shooting Investigations. Michael has Bachelor and Master degrees from San Jose State University in Administration of Justice.

Next Seminar

May 21-22, 2018

Redwood City, CA

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Seminar Venue

Location:Maple Street Correctional Facility
Hosted by:San Mateo CO SO
Address:1300 Maple Street
Redwood City, CA 94063

Additional Seminars

October 2-3, 2018

Santa Clara, CA

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December 11-12, 2018

Mountain View, CA

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