forensic 300OWENSBORO, Ky. (7/26/13) -- The Audubon Junior Forensic Science Camp held their Mock Crime Scene Investigation in the Museum Garden at John James Audubon State Park on Friday to wrap up their week long activities.
 
The camp featured challenges for the kids using a mock forensics lab performing DNA extraction and modeling, skeletal reconstruction, and identifying a victim from dentistry, hair and fiber evidence. Special guests included law enforcement officers from Kentucky State Police Post 16, who provided free fingerprinting and a guest speaker who spoke about lie-detecting.
 
“It’s great to see the excitement that the kids show each day,” Michael Gipson, camp director, said. “I feel like I’m doing what I need to do.”
 
Twenty-two students were enrolled in the camp this week, the second and final week of the event. Last week 17 students participated, Camp stated in an email sent earlier this week.

Taylor Riley
SurfKY News
Photos provided by Taylor Riley

e-max.it: your social media marketing partner

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story on social media.

Posted on 2/2/14
3/13 - 16
1 DOW 17,598.20
-91.66 (-0.52%)    
2 S&P 2,098.04
-5.80 (-0.28%)    
3 NASDAQ 5,115.38
-12.90 (-0.25%)    
3/13 - 16

Most Read This Week

July 30, 2015 3885

Webster Man Leads Police on Chase through Parts…

by SurfKY News
July 31, 2015 3808

Miss Hopkins County Fair 2015 Chosen

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
July 28, 2015 2884

Hanson, Owensboro, Bowling Green Youths Win at…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
August 01, 2015 2612

24th Annual Miss Teen Hopkins County Fair Pageant…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
July 29, 2015 2528

Crime Stoppers Top Most Wanted - July 29, 2015

by SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

July 17, 2015 16743

Muhlenberg Most Wanted - Top 10

by SurfKY News
July 23, 2015 15727

UPDATE: Family Confirms Body of Missing Teen…

by Shawn Freels, SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

August 02, 2015 1819

Poole Wins Hopkins County Fair Talent Show

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
August 03, 2015 1534

Tiniest Division of Hopkins County Fair Pageants…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
August 03, 2015 1359

Two Injured in Motorcycle Accident

by SurfKY News
August 02, 2015 1310

Community Helps ‘Cram the Hummer’ for School…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
August 03, 2015 1120

Man Accused of Using Craig's List to Encourage…

by SurfKY News
August 02, 2015 987

Spinal Cord Injury Patient's Foundation Sponsors…

by SurfKY News
August 03, 2015 956

Back To School Bash Brings Crowd to Mall

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
August 03, 2015 873

Two Vehicle Collision Injures One, Driver…

by SurfKY News
August 03, 2015 757

Vehicle Accident Results in One Fatality

by SurfKY News
August 02, 2015 679

'The Free' Gets Greenville Crowd Groovin'

by Mike Groves, SurfKY News