Forensic Locating

Will GPR Uncover Jimmy Hoffa’s Remains?

Posted by on October 9, 2012 at 4:17 pm

A man on his death bed confessed to the police that he saw some men bury a “black bag” in a yard approximately 35 years ago in Roseville, MI. shortly after Jimmy Hoffa was reported missing. This is not the first time someone has claimed to know where Jimmy Hoffa is buried. However, this time [...]

Ground Penetrating Radar Used to Locate Evidence

Posted by on May 24, 2012 at 10:31 am

Like a scene from a TV crime drama a dozen FBI agents swarmed Robert Gentile’s home a few weeks ago. The 75 year old reputed Connecticut mobster was believed to have some involvement in a 22 year old art heist from a museum in Boston.  Thieves are said to have stolen $500 million dollars worth [...]

GPR Locates Potential Mass Genocide of Mohawk Children

Posted by on October 25, 2011 at 1:39 pm

A mass grave site of Mohawk children may have been uncovered earlier this month by ground penetrating radar in Brantford, ON, Canada at a residential school for Mohawk children operated by the Church of England and the Vatican from 1832 to 1970. The Mohawk Institute was originally set up by the Anglican Church of England [...]

Ground Penetrating Radar Locates Body Parts

Posted by on August 3, 2011 at 4:02 pm

Our company has surveyed many cemeteries to map grave sites. Usually this was to construct an accurate site plan of marked and unmarked grave sites and available plots. However, last year we were contracted to conduct a ground penetrating radar survey at a cemetery near Chicago to assist in pending legal proceedings. We waited to [...]

GPR Rescue Radar

Posted by on February 7, 2011 at 1:10 pm

Looks like Sensor’s & Software have done it again! In last month’s Subsurface Views, the company’s newsletter, they announced another ground penetrating radar system with life saving potential. Rescue Radar, as it’s being called, can help locate buried victims of earthquakes, avalanches or building collapses. You are probably aware that ground penetrating radar can penetrate [...]

2010 Canadian Identification Society Conference

Posted by on September 28, 2010 at 12:51 pm

The 33rd annual CIS education conference was held at Casino Rama in Orillia, Ontario from September 20th to 23rd. Contingents from various law enforcement agencies across Canada and the United States attended this conference and trade show. The conference included a number of informative speakers covering many different facets of forensic investigation. They covered such [...]

Ground Penetrating Radar Solves Murder Mystery

Posted by on August 30, 2010 at 3:45 pm

In 1832 there were 57 Irish immigrants who arrived in Philadelphia to work on the rail lines and partake in the American dream who mysteriously disappeared.  They were hired by a fellow Irishman right off the docks when they arrived. It was reported originally that 8 weeks after their arrival all died as a result [...]