Each student will get practice using super glue fuming techniques to gather fingerprints in the field. This course covers how to purchase proper fuming equipment for their law enforcement agency.
Topics Covered in the Super Glue Workshop
- Basics of Cyanoacrylates (what are they, why they work, safety, handling) and fuming chambers
- The purpose of using Cyanoacrylates
- Identifying the correct way to use Cyanoacrylates
- How to gather fingerprint evidence in the field
- How to obtain good results
- The best way to capture latent print evidence after the fuming process
- How to ensure safety of personnel while collecting evidence
Demonstrations & Exercises Include:
- Vacuum fuming demonstration and dye staining.
- Heat generation demonstration and hands-on participation.
- Powdering fumed prints demonstration and hands-on participation.
All course materials are provided for this 8 hour course.