Welcome to Central Florida Romance Writers!
“To support and inspire members in their writing endeavors by providing community, encouragement, and education.”
Central Florida Romance Writers is an affiliate chapter of the national organization of Romance Writers of America®. CFRW was incorporated on June 17, 1986 and is made up of some of Central Florida’s most dedicated romance authors. Our membership is comprised of published authors and those who are still journeying towards that goal. We meet once a month and welcome visitors. See our Membership page for information about joining CFRW.
Central Florida Romance Writers meets once a month, usually on the first Saturday of the month. Meetings begin at 10:00 AM with Chapter Business.
March 1, 2014
@ West Osceola Public Library
305 Campus Street, Celebration, FL 34747
10:00 – 10:45 am Business Meeting
11:00 - 11:15 am TECHY TIPS
11:30 – Main Program: Crime Scene Processing
Crime Scene Processing: is it like you see on TV and in the movies. Frank Hahnel will speak on and demonstrate crime scene reconstruction—and whether crime scene processing is anything at all like we imagine it is! Includes overview of the evolution of the science behind crime scene processing; different crime scene measuring techniques used over the last 100 years; mapping crime scenes and some of the software used in a courtroom. Live “mock crime scene” demonstration of 3D laser scanning.
Frank J. Hahnel, III has been employed with Leica Geosystems, Inc. since 2000, and currently holds the title of Public Safety Account Manager – East. Mr. Hahnel works with local and state law enforcement agencies and private accident investigation and reconstruction firms on evaluation, implementation, and daily use of high accuracy three-dimensional mapping equipment. He is an expert in the use of 3D laser scanning systems and has assisted multiple law enforcement agencies scan, process, and reconstruct active accident and crime scenes. Mr. Hahnel is a member of the International Association for Identification, International Association for Counterterrorism & Security Professionals, the International Association of Chiefs of Police, and the National Association of Professional Accident Reconstruction Specialists, Inc.