RELEASE: EL PASO COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE TO HOST CRIME SCENE INVESTIGATION WORKSHOP

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RELEASE: EL PASO COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE TO HOST CRIME SCENE INVESTIGATION WORKSHOP

January 17, 2020

El Paso, TX- The El Paso County Sheriff’s Office Crime Scene Unit will be hosting Crime Scene Investigation Workshop with special guest Dr. Alejandro Dr. world-famous, Forensic Odontologist January 21 – 24, 2020.

The workshop is open to interns, forensics and law enforcement students to review Crime Scene procedure topics such as collection and provide participants with an overview of the Crime Scene Investigator career path.

Dr. Cardenas is a forensic doctor at the prosecutor’s office in Ciudad Juarez who has developed a special technique to rehydrate corpses to help identify them. Dr. Cardenas’ technique is so innovative that in 2016, the Mexican Institute for Industrial Property granted him a patent for his secret formula. Through the rehydration process, the body can regain most it not all of its original condition. Cardenas has used the process on more than 800 sets of remain since 2013.

He has been featured on National Geographic, different news outlets, and has presented his findings many forensic conferences. His attendance at the Sheriff’s Office Crime Scene Workshop will make this his first time presenting in the United States.

Interns, Forensics and Law Enforcement students interested in attending can contact CSI Ashley Rosiles at arosiles@epcounty.com or at (915) 546-2292 ext. 2742.

Media Partners we invite you to join us for this presentation on Friday, January 24, 2020, at 7:30 pm. at the Sheriff’s Office Region VIII Training Academy 12501 Montana Ave.   

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YRjwcUrabbc [youtube.com]

https://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/16/world/americas/mexican-doctors-bath-for-corpses-reinvigorates-cold-cases.html [nytimes.com]

Published 17 January 2020 03:24 PM by leantunez

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