Lisa Dadio, M.S., MSW

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Assistant Dean
Senior Lecturer
Director of the Center for Advanced Policing

Forensic Science Department
Henry C. Lee College of Criminal Justice and Forensic Sciences

M.S.W. Clinical, Children and Families, Southern Connecticut State University
M.S. Forensic Science, Advanced Investigation, University of New Haven
B.S. Law Enforcement Administration, University of New Haven
A.S. Law Enforcement Administration, University of New Haven

About Lisa

Lisa M Dadio is a retired police Lieutenant from the New Haven Police Department in Connecticut. She spent approximately 16 years in the detective division, as a detective, Sergeant and then Lieutenant, commanding the Major Crimes Unit. She spent approximately 4 years in the crime scene unit as a detective, processing over two hundred crime scenes ranging from vandalism to homicides. Since retiring from the police department in 2012, she has taught in higher education.

Courses Taught
  • FORS4415 Crime Scene Investigation
  • FORS6612 Principles of Forensic Science
  • FORS6619 Advanced Crime Scene Investigation
  • FORS6628 Advanced Death Investigations
  • FORS6663 Forensic Field Technology
  • INVS6614 Survey of Forensic Science
  • INVS6623 Investigative Intricacies into the Investigation of Death
  • INVS6628 Cold Case Investigations

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