April 20th, 2012
Our April meeting will feature crime scene expert Howard Dean. Howard will be talking about bloodstain evidence: how it’s collected and analyzed and how it helps solves murders.
Howard Dean has been working at crime scenes for over 20 years as a Crime Scene Investigator, Blood Stain Analyst, and Rifle Armorer. Currently he is the Technical Services Director for the Loves Park Police Department, in Loves Park, Illinois. He’s also a certified pistol instructor who offers classes designed specifically for writers.
Our meeting will be at 1 PM Central Daylight Time on Sunday, April 22 at
Centuries & Sleuths Bookstore, 7419 W. Madison St., Forest Park, IL 60130.
And if you can’t make it to the store, you can watch and interact with us online
as we’ll be broadcasting the meeting over the Internet via ustream. Go to
You’ll have to watch a lame commercial for a few seconds, but then you’ll be
connected to the live stream. To ask questions of our speaker, email firstname.lastname@example.org.