DIETRICH SCENE CONSULTING
Heather Dietrich has spent over twelve years in law enforcement; in both corrections and as a Crime Scene Technician in a major Midwest city. Ms. Dietrich obtained a Master of Science degree from the University of Central Oklahoma in Forensics - Technical Investigations. She has testified numerous times as a Crime Scene Technician.
She has provided training to members of the Kansas City Police Department and to outside agencies from Missouri and Kansas. Courses she has taught include Shooting Reconstruction, Crime Scene Preservation, Crime Scene Sketching and Diagramming, and Processing Dead Bodies.
Over the past six years she has pursued her love of shooting reconstruction and has spent hundreds of hours researching, testing, teaching, and receiving additional training in the field. She is expanding her scope and beginning to research the dynamics of police shootings to include the psycholocial, physical, and physiological effects on an officer during these incident.
Ms. Dietrich is also employed by Everest Online University as a master instructor where she teaches Criminal Investigations and Criminalistics courses. In addition to being an adjunct professor, she is currently pursuing her Ph.D. in Public Policy and Administration in Criminal Justice.