Texas Attorney General's 
Cold Case and Missing Persons Unit

Investigating Cold Cases in 2022:
DNA, Genealogy, Cell Phone
Location Analytics, 
and Other Resources

Wednesday, October 5, 2022 - 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Thursday, October 6, 2022 - 8:30 a.m. to noon

Texas Capitol Extension Auditorium
Room E1.004
1100 Congress Ave.
Austin, Texas 78701




















The Texas Attorney General's Cold Case and Missing Persons Unit presents a free seminar for law enforcement, Investigating Cold Cases in 2022: DNA, Genealogy, Cell Phone Location Analytics, and Other Resources, on Wednesday, October 5, 2022 from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Thursday, October 6, 2022 from 8:30 a.m. to noon at the Texas Capitol.

This free one and a half-day seminar brings together leading experts from around the country in the fields of forensic investigative genetic genealogy, (FIGG), DNA, government and private human identification databases, digital technology, and other resources for working unsolved homicide and missing persons cases.

The presentations will provide a wealth of information to homicide investigators, prosecutors, crime scene specialists, DNA technical leaders, lab analysts, and support staff of all experience levels. The speakers will cover new technology and trends in the area of forensic science and provide a basic review of investigative tools and resources that are readily available to law enforcement agencies as well as blueprints for implementing them.

Click here to see where lunch will be provided on Day 1. 

The OAG will submit hours for TCOLE credit upon course completion, and the OAG intends to apply for State Bar CLE credit. You must sign-in at this event.

Hotel rooms are available for this event at a discounted rate.
Click here to make a hotel room reservation or visit the 'hotel' web page on this website.

Self-parking is not available at the hotel. Valet parking at the hotel is $45. Free self-parking will be available in Garage E which is located across the street from the Hilton Garden Inn hotel and at the Texas Capitol Visitor Parking Garage. See information page for parking maps and details. You will be able to request a parking permit for Garage E on the registration confirmation page after you have completed registration for this event.

This is a live event and only a certain number of people
will be able to register and attend.

Walk ups will not be admitted.
You must pre-register for this seminar.

The conference will not be streamed or recorded.