Manatee County, Florida Sheriff's Office

Latent Print Examiner

Closing Date

November 27, 2017 11:59 PM Eastern


$45,697.60 - $68,536.00 Annually

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General Description of Duties

Evaluates the quality of latent prints to determine sufficient value for identification and to conduct search in Automated Fingerprint Identification System (AFIS). Enters and verifies latent prints in AFIS. Compares, establishes, verifies, or excludes identifications by examining the ridge detail present in the latent prints(s) and compares identifications to the ridge detail present in the known print. Testifies as an expert witness in court regarding all aspects of latent print methodology and identification. Obtains major case prints of individuals, including deceased bodies, and transfers the ridge detail to standard fingerprint cards. Prepares and submits logs and reports of findings and workflow.

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