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Program Details 2018*


You Be the Investigator — Unsolved Homicides


Here’s how it works: Cookie will present an Open Case (names changed when privacy required) and then hope that audience comments, questions, observations will uncover the GOLDEN needle in the haystack that will lead to solving the case.

Presenter’s Name

Leslie Bakke

Presenter’s Bio

Recognized global fraud/crime expert, licensed private investigator, author, journalist, speaker, instructor. Editor of The John Cooke publications and of Fight Fraud America, speaker, instructor, hands-on investigator, prolific writer, recognized global fraud expert. Dateline? Yup. Maury? Yup. TBS? Yup. 20/20? Yup. Forbes? Yup.

Mensa stuff? AG Chair? Yup. Bulletin Assoc. Editor? Yup x 20 yrs. Nat’l Events Hotel Coördinator? Yup. AG Speaker Chair? Yup x 3. AG Hosp. Chair? Yup. Whole bunch else? Yup, yup, yup, YUP.

*Note: This program was offered last year and may or may not be offered again this year.


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