John Barnett | Senior Forensic Document Examiner
Homeland Security Investigations Forensic Laboratory | United States

John Barnett, Senior Forensic Document Examiner, Homeland Security Investigations Forensic Laboratory

John Barnett is a Senior Forensic Document Examiner at the Homeland Security Investigations Forensic Laboratory.  His primary duties involve the examination of travel and identification documents to determine authenticity and reveal alterations.  He is also the training officer for all incoming forensic document trainees.  He has testified as an expert witness in the field of Questioned Document Examination on numerous occasions and has given several presentations on the detection of counterfeit and altered travel documents in both international and domestic settings.  He possesses a graduate degree in Forensic Science from Oklahoma State University and a bachelor’s degree in from Niagara University.  John has been a diplomate of The American Board of Forensic Document Examiners since 2008 and is a member of the American Academy of Forensic Sciences. Prior to his time as a document examiner, John was an Immigration Inspector with U.S. Customs and Border Protection.

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Identity Week London 2020 - Day 2 @ 09:55

Panel: Document Fraud in Focus

Document fraud remains one of the biggest threats to secure travel. Hear the latest developments in protecting travel documents from fraud, latest trends on the detection of fraud at the border, and what is being done to improve frontline training.
last published: 13/Nov/20 10:35 GMT
last published: 13/Nov/20 10:35 GMT
last published: 13/Nov/20 10:35 GMT

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