Violent Crimes Conference

September 14 - 16, 2022

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Registration limited to the first 200 participants.


Registration limited to the first 200 participants.


Utah Cultural Celebration Center
Utah Cultural Celebration Center

1355 West 3100 South
West Valley City, Utah

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Map showing directions to Venue


Doors will open daily at 7:30AM and breakfast will be available at that time. Training starts at 8:00AM each day.


SLCPD Detectives Nate Wiley & Tiffany Pappas
Digital Forensics
Mackenzie Lueck Homicide case study

South Jordan PD Lt. Matt Pennington
Weapons of Mass Destruction in a Small Town
Ryan McManigal case study

Chris Kotrodimos - Salt Lake County District Attorney Investigator
Google Investigations
The Ambush case study

Retired FBI Special Agent Todd Palmer
Interrogation Techniques
Chris Watts DV Homicide case study

Utah State Prison - Bureau of Investigations
"New" Utah State Prison Orientation and Interview Process
Clearfield PD Detective Josh Carlson
FBI Special Agent Jeff Ross
Davis County Sheriff's Office Sgt. John Peirce
Familial DNA Cases
Mark Burns - The Clearfield Rapist case study

SLCPD Detectives Doug Mackay & Kory Olsen
Civil Unrest Criminal Investigations
May 30th Riots case study

Bret Sayer - Human Remains K9 Handler
Kacy Robinson - Crime Scene & Forensic Analyst / K9 Handler
Fide Canem Cold Case, Inc.
Cadaver Dogs, Law Enforcement and the Courts

Rebekah Kay - Senior Biology Manager
Bo Smith - Forensic Scientist Manager
Utah State Crime Lab
DNA Forensic Tools for Investigations

For any questions concerning the conference, please contact Chris Johnson at or by calling 801.799.3128.

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