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Detectives and the Autopsy

Autopsy Protocol for Investigators Detectives play an important role at the autopsy By: Joseph L. Giacalone   How many autopsies have I attended? Enough or that I have witnessed my fair share should be a sufficient answer. The autopsy is one of [...]

DNA: Just One of Many Law Enforcement Tools – Guest Blog

DNA: One of Many Tools Used by Law Enforcement DNA has shaped the investigative world forver By: Evelyn Pence DNA Only One Tool Used by Cold Case Investigators to Solve Crimes Anyone who watches criminal investigation television shows is familiar with DNA as [...]

By | 2016-12-05T09:23:20+00:00 January 21st, 2013|Cold Case, DNA, Unsolved|

Prisoner Debriefings: The Answer to Solving Cold Cases

Prisoner Debriefings: Someone knows Something By: Joseph Giacalone  If you want to catch a fish would you climb a tree? Of course you wouldn’t. An often overlooked or under utilized tool of law enforcement that can help solve cold cases is [...]

By | 2016-12-05T09:14:49+00:00 November 9th, 2012|Cold Case, Unsolved|

911 Tapes: Cold Case Artifacts

Preserving Evidence in Cold Case Investigations A 911 Tape is the ‘Holy Grail’ for Investigators By: Joseph Giacalone 911 tapes are one of the most important elements of a cold case investigation. They often contain the names, phone numbers and other [...]

By | 2016-12-05T09:12:41+00:00 October 1st, 2012|Autopsy, Cold Case, Death Investigation, DNA, Forensics, ME Coroner, NamUs, Unsolved|

The Mob’s Greatest Unsolved Hits: Arnold Rothstein

"Mr. Big" Murdered at the Park Sheraton Hotel Poker Dispute Leads to Murder By: Joseph Giacalone Arnold Rothstein (January 17, 1882 – November 4, 1928) The name Arnold Rothstein and the words World Series have become synonymous with organized crime enthusiasts. [...]

By | 2016-12-05T09:08:55+00:00 September 17th, 2012|Celebrity, Cold Case, Forensics, Mob, Serial Killers, Unsolved|