“Fire and Explosion Scene Forensics” this Friday, Feb. 21

Part of the URI Spring Forensic Science Series

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February 19, 2020

Wayne Miller, a retired agent from the U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives will discuss fires and explosions this Friday, Feb. 21, as a part of the URI Spring Forensic Science Series. In his capacity as a special agent, criminal investigator and certified fire investigator, Miller was involved in many high profile illegal firearms, bombings and arson cases. As a member of the ATF National Response Team, Miller has responded to several major fire and explosion incidents.

WHO: Wayne Miller, a retired agent from the U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives.

WHAT: “Fire and Explosives Scene Forensics,” part of the University of Rhode Island’s Spring Forensic Science Series

WHERE: Richard E. Beaupre Center for Chemical and Forensic Sciences

140 Flagg Road

Room 105 Lecture Hall

Kingston, Rhode Island

WHEN: Friday, Feb. 21, 3:30 to 5 p.m.

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