Forza Forensics

Jessica Budrow

Passion. Experience. Diligence.

Jessica Budrow is an instructor and course developer for Forza Forensics and has been working for the Arizona Department of Public Safety for 5 years in the Latent Print Unit. Jessica received her General Instructor certification in 2014 and is a Arizona POST certified specialist instructor. She is also an Adjunct Professor of criminalistics at Estrella Mountain Community College in Avondale, Arizona.


  • Bachelors of Arts, Chemistry

  • Bachelors of Science, Criminal Justice & Criminology

  • Certificate of Completion, Evidence Technology


  • International Association for Identification

  • Arizona Identification Council (1st VP)

  • Arizona Homicide Investigator's Association

Recent Presentations

  • "Latent Fingerprint Techniques" Arizona DPS, June 2018

  • "That's a Wrap: Case Study on Visible Latent Prints Found on Burned Wrapping Paper" IAI Western States Conference, April 2018

  • "Imprinted in Blood" Arizona State University, March 2017