Jr. Crime Investigators Inc
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Children's Programs
Fingerprinting workshop - 
Using real ostrich feather brushes and nontoxic fingerprint powders participants will learn techniques used by law enforcement in order to dust, lift and analyze latent fingerprints on various surfaces.
Grades: 3-5
Session size: 20 student maximum
Length: 1.5 hours 
Cost: $300 including all supplies ($350 for start time of 6pm or later)
        

Ransom note workshop -
Working in small groups participants will use handwriting analysis and magnetic fingerprint dusting and analysis to unmask the author of an age appropriate ransom note
Grades: 3-5
Session size: 20 student maximum
Length: 1.5 hours 
Cost: $300 including all supplies ($350 for start time of 6pm or later)

Mystery Messages - In this program participants will explore how to uncover hidden messages in two different ways. Participants will use both invisible ink and indented writing techniques to write secret messages. Then it's time to put their detective skills to work by uncovering the secret messages from other participants and determining whose secret message they have received!
Grades: 2-5
Session size: 20 student maximum
Length: 1.5 hours
Cost: $300 including all supplies ($350 for start time of 6pm or later)


Detective school - Hone your powers of observation and deduction in order to transform into a Jr Crime Investigator Detective. Activities include games to test memory, observation and problem solving skills as well as crafts such as making personalized detective badges and mustaches in order to disguise yourself! Learn the importance of working as a team as you follow clues in a detective themed scavenger hunt. Finish off the program by putting all of your skills to the test to solve a mystery. Each participant receives an official detective school certificate and a detective themed goody bag.
Grades: 2-4
Session size: 15 student maximum
Length: 6 hours (divided into multiple sessions)
Cost:  $1350 including all supplies ($50 fee added per session for start times of 6pm or later)


Mock Crime Scene Programs - All programs 8 hours or longer culminate with students solving a fully functional age-appropriate mock crime scene. This is an intense and rewarding experience for the students who will use their newly acquired skills including fingerprinting, ink analysis, handwriting analysis and crime scene processing while working together as a "Crime Scene Unit". 
Grades 3-5 
Session size: 15 student maximum
Length: 8-15 hours 
Cost: begins at $225 per hour (Travel fee and Crime Scene Fee may apply)