Introducing your Consultant/Instructor:
Lt. Bob Garrett started his career in law enforcement with the Rutgers University Police in 1973. A graduate of the New Jersey State Police Academy, Sea Girt, he worked as a Patrolman and Detective and served a total of 13 years with the department. In 1986 he was recruited by the Middlesex County Prosecutorís Office as a crime scene investigator. He attained the ranks of Sergeant and Lieutenant and became the supervisor of the crime scene unit, serving over 17 years with the agency.
Lt. Garrett has testified in court as an expert in fingerprint identification, crime scene reconstruction, crime scene investigation and digital imaging. He has given expert testimony in New Jersey, New York and Massachusetts. He has provided consultant and training services to small and major metropolitan police agencies as well as state and federal agencies. He is certified as a Senior Crime Scene Analyst, Certified Latent Print Examiner and is a Fellow of the Fingerprint Society of Great Britain.
Lt. Garrett has authored many articles relating to crime scene disciplines. He has been a lecturer at state, regional and international conferences. He serves on the editorial board of the "Journal of Forensic Identification"; Chairman of the Board of Directors and Past President of the International Association for Identification; Member of the Scientific Working Group on Friction Ridge Analysis, Study and Technology (SWGFAST), Member of the NIST's Expert Working Group on Human Factors in Latent Print Examination, editor of "The Criminalist" and chairman of the NJIAI Crime Scene Certification Committee.
Fingerprint Expert - Fingerprint Examiner -
Certified Latent Print Examiner - Crime Scene Investigator - Crime Scene Analyst
- Crime Scene Reconstruction - Evidence Examination
Crime Scene Photography - Evidence Photography - Evidence Analysis - Digital Image Enhancement - Certified Senior Crime Scene Analyst - Criminal Case Review
Lt. Robert J. (Bob) Garrett is a fingerprint expert , crime scene expert and crime scene reconstructionist.