Forensic Identification Tour
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Forensic Identification Tour
Educators David Spencer and Robin Kapoor organized our a tour of the Forensic Identification Division of Toronto Police Services for Wednesday May 9, 2012. They met at 3:25 p.m. at Tim Hortons, 497 Main Street South, Brampton, ON L6Y1N6 located in front of Canadian Tire at Shoppers World< Brampton. View the map.
The following educators are registered for tour of the Forensic Identification Division of Toronto Police Services. Learn more about Forensic Identification.
- Man Cao, Peel Alternative School North
- Sylvie Carr, Mississauga West Field Office
- Richard Chander, Edenwood Middle School
- Lisa Cybulski, Mayfield Secondary School
- Zamina Daniel, Harold M. Brathwaite Secondary School
- Andrea Gruscyk, Bramalea Secondary School
- Shweta Gupta, Thorndale Public School
- Sandra Halfyard, Mississauga West Field Office
- Amanda Hardy, Earnscliffe Senior Public School
- Robin Kapoor, Peel Alternative School North
- Laura Kirby-McIntosh, Cawthra Park Secondary School
- Tracy Letts, Gordon Graydon Memorial Secondary School
- Melissa Ma, Hazel Mccallion Senior Public School
- Arlene Martin, Mississauga Secondary School
- Andrew Monic, Bristol Road Middle School
- David Spencer, Peel Alternative School North
- Ashley Taylor Earnscliffe Senior Public School
- Dao Tran, Louise Arbour Secondary School
- Jacklyn Truscello, Heart Lake Secondary School
- Tine Walma Mississauga Secondary School
Questions to Ask During the Forensic Identification Tour
- What is the most frustrating thing for you about shows like CSI? (Questions like this, perhaps?) What's great about them?
- With all the new developments in forensic identification technology, what is a totally old school method that still works great?
- What is one technological development that has had the greatest impact on the work you do? How? Explain.
- How do you tell the sex of a body when it is burnt beyond recognition?
- Can you use DNA or other testing to determine between identical twins (I have identical twin boys)?
- How do you determine the murder weapon if everything is covered in blood?
- How do you find suspects?
- What type of safety equipment do you use at a crime scene? (relate to WHMIS)
- What is the education route/ courses necessary to train to work here? What types of careers are there? What are the job titles?
- Scenario: Given severalunknown and visually indistinguishable white powders, how you use physical and chemical properties (and physical and chemical changes) to distinguish between them. What equipment would you use?