Criminal Investigators

July 21, 2019 - July 26, 2019 | Ages 15 - 18

Immerse yourself in the world of criminal investigation with nationally recognized experts in the field. Spend a week at Gannon’s Forensic Investigation Center applying investigative techniques such as surveillance, crime scene collection, interviewing skills and courtroom testimony. Learn how to analyze criminal evidence alongside a forensic scientist with over 40 years of field experience. A firearms simulator, arrest techniques, SWAT and explosive demonstrations will all be part of this hands-on summer camp. Don’t miss out on an opportunity of a lifetime with instruction by former Special Agents from the FBI, DEA, NCIS and ATF.

Meals and housing are included in the overnight residence camp.

Instructors include:

  • Jerry Clark: 27 year Special Agent, FBI (retired); Professor, Gannon University
  • Jason Wick: 25 years Special Agent, ATF (retired) ; Instructor, Gannon University
  • Ted Yeshion 25 Years Special Agent, Forensic Scientist, Crime Lab Director (retired); Professor, Gannon University


Gannon University
Forensic Investigation Center
246 W. Sixth St.
Erie, PA 16501


  • Overnight Residence Camp $699.00
  • Overnight Residence Camp (Deposit) $250.00

Check-In Information

Check-in for this camp will be held on July 21, 2019 at 4 p.m. in the following location.

Gannon University
North Hall
143 West 4th St.
Erie, PA 16507


For more information about the camp please contact Bari-Lynn Abatta at 814-871-5378 or

Register Today

To register for this camp, please complete the online registration form by July 15, 2019.