Criminal Investigators

July 22, 2018 - July 27, 2018 | Ages 15 - 18

Want to spend a week solving a crime that actually happened? Follow and investigate an authentic case from crime scene to courtroom during this hands-on summer camp. You will apply the same techniques experts use to solve their case including surveillance, evidence collection/analysis, interviewing and courtroom testimony. Gain real-world experience using a ?rearms simulator; learning arrest techniques; and observing explosive demonstrations by the Erie Police and SWAT. Don’t miss out on an opportunity of a lifetime with instruction by former Special Agents from the FBI, DEA, NCIS, ATF and a forensic scientist.

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 22, 2017 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

Registration Closed

This camp session has ended. Please check back next year for new session dates.