Investigative Genetic Genealogy – the Use of DNA for Law Enforcement

Diahan Southard
Nov 3, 2021
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Welcome
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Speaker's Introduction
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Introduction
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Right kind of case
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Right Kind of DNA Profile
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Compare against database
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Do genealogy
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Case Study
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Issues to consider
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Announcements/prizes
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Questions/answers
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About this webinar

During this fun hour, you’ll join the fictional genetic genealogy team of The Chester Creek Murders, by Nathan Dylan Goodwin, who chase a criminal using his DNA matches. In the process, you’ll learn DNA sleuthing strategies that can help you track down your own elusive ancestors.

About the speaker

About the speaker

Diahan Southard knows firsthand what a difference it can make to know where you came from. What started off as an educational and career interest in genetic genealogy became deeply personal when she used DNA to discover her mom’s birth parents and
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  1. SC
    Seamus Crowe
    10 months ago

    Another brilliant delivery, such a good teacher and speaker!
    What everyone needs to get to grips with the dna test – the questions are always the same, I’m tested, now what?
    Will really help focus my website advice..
    Thanks!

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    Louann Holmes
    10 months ago

    I understand this process so much better now! Thank you.

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    Jane Rock
    11 months ago

    Ms. Southard’s ability to distill a complex process into such a graspable one is just outstanding. Her presentation style conveys her enthusiasm for this topic, and is infectious. This webinar has inspired me to want to go more in depth by taking her upcoming 2022 academy. Highly recommend this webinar!

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    Traci S. Kape Thysell-McPherson
    11 months ago

    This class was great! Diahan is wonderful! Her presentation was very clear making DNA, which often feels difficult to me, so much easier. Her passion & knowledge for the subject, fun attitude & excitement are very evident in her presentation, it is contagious in the best of ways. Thank you for loading the syllabus and the webinar with resources/tools. I hope I can get the chatlog to re-listen to your answer on my question concerning DNA from a tooth of a person closely related, recently passed on.

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      Diahan Southard
      11 months ago

      Here’s what you want to look up, Traci: https://www.keepsakedna.com. They do teeth.

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    Brian Boneham
    11 months ago

    Brilliant webinar, which we absolutely need to watch again to start or continue our own detective story on our ancestral trail.

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  6. KW
    Keisha Whitney
    11 months ago

    Presenter was very detailed and provided resources to aid attendees with furthering their research.

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    Vernon Smith
    11 months ago

    Excellent presentation.

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  8. RH
    Rick Hammond
    11 months ago

    well done

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