Underwater Criminal Investigation: Diving Underwater to Solve Homicides

Mike Berry has run Underwater Criminal Investigation in Richmond, Virginia for decades.

Mike, an FBI National Academy grad, is Commander of the Virginia State Police search-and-rescue team. He has helped prepare divers all over the country and taught them the art and science of Underwater Criminal Investigation.

Underwater Criminal Investigation: Diving Underwater to Solve Homicides

There are 3 main types of recovery ops: bodies, vehicles and evidence.

Many times they will first use Side-Scan Sonar to pinpoint the physical location of an object before diving down blindly to look for it.

When you find a body, put it in a body bag underwater, then bring it to the surface.

Underwater Criminal Investigation: Diving Underwater to Solve Homicides

Contact:

Mike Berry (Richmond, VA)

ucidiver@hotmail.com

Underwater Criminal Investigations (Richmond, VA)

www.ucidiver.com

 

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