American Academy of Applied Forensics at CPCC

Have you ever wondered what it is like to be a Crime Scene Investigator (CSI)?

Visit the American Academy of Applied Forensics at CPCC!

The American Academy of Applied Forensics in Huntersville is the only forensics academy in the southeastern United States. You'll participate in hands on demonstrations and take a tour of our state-of-the-art facility, learning the same methods that real investigators use. You'll use shooting reconstruction lasers, Bluestar blood reagent and dust for fingerprints. Our instructors include Police Officers, former Federal Agents, and Forensic Scientists.

  • Approximate Length of Experience: 2 hours 
  • Minimum/Maximum Number of Participants: Min: 10 Max: 40
  • Tours and demonstration dates are limited to facility availability and are scheduled upon request. They often run on weekdays from October 1 through April 30.
  • Small group rates are available. Contact Kari Case at or 704-330-2722 ex. 3875 for scheduling and pricing information.

Visit here for a more detailed description of the tour and demonstration experience and use the online form to request your visit.

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