DeSales Forensic Forum, Tuesday, March 29, to Feature Presentation by Homicide Detective, Rich Pefall
Homicide detective Rich Peffall, of the Montgomery County Detective Bureau Major Crimes Unit, will speak on, "Murder of the First Degree," at 7 p.m., Tuesday, March 29, in the Priscilla Payne Hurd Science Center auditorium at DeSales. Pefall, a former Pennsylvania Homicide Investigator of the Year, will focus on the case study on the 1993 murder of Francis X. O'Brien in Montgomery Township, Pa. The presentation will include slides. Sponsored by the DeSales Forensic Forum, the program is open to the public free of charge.
Peffall, who was named Pennsylvania Homicide Investigator of the Year in 1996, has more than 30 years of experience as a law enforcement officer and homicide detective. He joined the Montgomery County Detective Bureau in 1985, and started working in the homicide unit five years later. Prior to that, he served in the military police for the United States Army Reserve and was a patrol officer for 10 years. Peffall earned a master's degree in criminal justice from West Chester University and attended the FBI's National Academy in 2003.
For more information on the DeSales Forensic Forum, please contact Dr. Katherine Ramsland, assistant professor at DeSales University, at (610) 282-1100, ext. 1445.
Press Release: DeSales Forensic Forum, Tuesday, March 29, to Feature Presentation by Homicide Detective, Rich Pefall | Posted on: 3/18/2005
For more info:
Tom McNamara, Executive Director of Communications
DeSales University | 2255 Station Avenue | Center Valley, PA 18034
610.282.1100 x1219 | Tom.McNamara@desales.edu