Wednesday, May 15, 2013

ECC - Crime Scene Analysis & Criminal Profiling Seminar, May 2013

Forensic Solutions, LLC and the International Association of Forensic Criminologists are pleased to sponsor this two day training event, in conjunction with Elgin Community College, next week.

This is a two (2) day session where students will learn theory and practice through the structured examination of case study material. The first day will involve the theory and practice of an holistic approach to crime reconstruction. The second day will involve the theory and practice of crime scene analysis. Each day will culminate in group work with actual case material.

This workshop is open to the public, and is strongly recommended for students and professionals who are working or studying in areas related to:

  • Criminology
  • Criminal Investigation
  • Criminal Justice
  • Forensic Nursing
  • Forensic Science
  • Law Enforcement
  • Legal studies
  • Mental Health/ Counseling
  • Psychology
  • Sociology
  • Women's Studies
  • Victimology

Elgin Community College
1700 Spartan Drive
Elgin, Illinois 60134

ECC Students:                    

$35 USD

Non-ECC Students:            
$60 USD

Law Enforcement/

$95 USD 

Non-Student/ Public:           
$115 USD 

May 23-24, 2013
9:00AM - 5:00PM Daily

Brent Turvey, PhD
Email: bturvey@forensic-science.comPhone: 907-738-5121

Shawn Mikulay, PhD
Phone: 847-214-7963

Those interested in registering for this workshop may pay by check, money order, or Visa/ MC.
 ECC students can concurrently enroll in PSY220.100 for course credit. See or contact Shawn Mikulay ( for more information.

Check or Money Order
Make all checks or international money orders payable to Forensic Solutions, LLC in US Dollars. Also, provide your name, employment/ student information, and contact information including phone and email so that we can contact you and send updates.

Mail to:
ECC Seminar c/o
Forensic Solutions, LLC
P.O. Box 2175
Sitka, Alaska 99835 

Visa/ MC
Click on the appropriate link below.
ECC Students:                 $35 USDREGISTER NOW!

Non-ECC Students:                       $60 USD

Law Enforcement/ Government:  $95 USD

Non-Student/ Public:                     $115 USD


Brent E. Turvey, Ph.D.
Forensic Scientist/ Criminal Profiler 

Brent E. Turvey holds a Bachelor of Science in Psychology, with an emphasis on Forensic Psychology, and an additional Bachelor of Science in History. He went on to receive his Masters of Science in Forensic Science after studying at the University of New Haven, in West Haven, Connecticut. He also holds a Ph.D. in Criminology from Bond University.

Since graduating in 1996, Brent has consulted with many government agencies, law enforcement agencies, and private attorneys in the United States, Australia, China, Canada, Barbados, Korea and Scotland on a range of rapes, homicides, and serial/ multiple rape/ death cases, as a forensic scientist and criminal profiler. This includes cases under investigation, as well as those going to trial. He has also been court qualified as a forensic expert in the areas of criminal profiling, forensic science, victimology, and crime reconstruction, providing expert examinations and courtroom testimony in legal jurisdictions throughout the United states for the last 17 years.

He is the author of Criminal Profiling: An Introduction to Behavioral Evidence Analysis, 1st, 2nd , 3rd, and 4th Ed. (1999, 2002, 2008, 2011); and co-author of Rape Investigation Handbook, 1st and 2nd Ed. (2004, 2011); Crime Reconstruction, 1st and 2nd Ed. (2006, 2011); and Forensic Victimology (2009) - all with Elsevier Science.

Brent is currently a full partner, Forensic Scientist, Criminal Profiler, and Instructor with Forensic Solutions, LLC (, as well as an Adjunct Professor in the Department of Sociology and Justice Studies at Oklahoma City University. He is also the Secretary of the Academy of Behavioral Profiling, as well as a member of their board of directors.

Shawn Mikulay, PhD
Professor of Psychology

Dr. Shawn Mikulay (pictured right) is a Professor of Psychology at Elgin Community College in Elgin, Illinois where he teaches coursework in general, forensic, developmental, and experimental psychology, human sexuality, and criminal profiling. Dr. Mikulay has been with Elgin Community College since 1995.

Dr. Mikulay received his Doctorate of Philosophy in Psychology from Northern Illinois University (1998). He received his Master of Arts in Psychology (1995) and Master of Science in Industrial Management (1996). During graduate school, he taught as an adjunct instructor at Concordia University, Kishwaukee College, Waubonsee Community College, and Elgin Community College.

His research has been published in Genetic, Social, & General Psychology Monographs, Educational & Psychological Measurement, and the Journal of Organizational Behavior.

He is currently the vice-president of the International Association of Forensic Criminologists.

Dr. Mikulay's areas of research and expertise include workplace deviance, forensic victimology, behavioral analysis, offender modus operandi, and offender signature behavior.