October 28, 2021
Forensic Entomology: Who Dunnit?
Thursday, October 28, 2021
Insects are now used to investigate a number of problems ranging from contamination of foods, apartment problems to violent crimes including murder. Learn about the key bug players and how they have helped to solve crimes that conventional investigation techniques could not.
Larry Dapsis – Entomologist since age 5. B.S. Environmental Science & Biology at Fitchburg State University and M.S. Entomology at the University of Massachusetts – Amherst. Forty years of professional pest management experience including Vegetables, Cranberries and Household Insects. Joined Cape Cod Cooperative Extension in 2011 as Deer Tick Project Coordinator and Entomologist and is a member of the Barnstable County Tick-Borne Disease Working Group.