Welcome to the IHIA

Letter From The President: - Capt. Mike Corrado

Our 2014 Symposium is just a few months away. Philadelphia promises to be an eventful Location. Please review the agenda as this year’s symposium includes break out session. When registering, please advise if you plan to attend the “Cold Case” break out session. Also, the FBI will be participating and offering case consultations. The case consultations will be strictly private between your agency and the FBI. If you would like to arrange a case consultation, please contact me at 609-909-7756 so this can be coordinated. The IHIA will also be hosting several basic homicide courses in 2014. Please check our web site for updates as they will be planned in the following areas. Tampa area this spring, Connecticut and the St. Louis area in the fall of 2014. Thank you and I hope to see you in Philadelphia.


Familial DNA Searching Webinars

June 19, 2014
The RTI International, Forensic Technology Center of Excellence (FTCoE), funded by the National Institute of Justice, will be presenting a webinar series discussing the topic of Familial DNA Searches. This four-part panel discussion series will elucidate the current landscape of policies and procedures addressing familial DNA searching. These discussions will…

Dead Inmate Project

May 07, 2014
Dead Man DNA: Secrets Revealed By Anne Marie Schubert, Supervising Deputy District Attorney and Stephanie Hofer, Admin. Services Officer, Sacramento County District Attorney’s Office We have all heard of DNA and CODIS (“Combined DNA Index System,” the national FBI program interconnecting federal, state, and local DNA databases).  Even the average…

Unauthorized Companies Soliciting Housing for 2014 Symposium

February 12, 2014
NOTICE: Unauthorized Companies (such as Global Housing Corporation, Exhibitor Housing Services) Soliciting Housing for the 2014 Annual Symposium. IHIA has secured a housing block providing convenient and discounted room rates for those who attend our Annual Symposium. You may receive solicitation calls from housing groups indicating they are associated with…