Alan Price received his Bachelor of Arts Degree in Criminology from California State University–Fresno and was awarded his Master’s Degree in Sociology, with an emphasis on social research, from Idaho State University in 1980. In 2003, after a thirty-year career in law enforcement, Mr. Price retired from law enforcement. He has over 20 years of specialized training and experience investigating sexual assaults and homicide. Mr. Price is an Active Life Member of the International Association for Identification where he is a certified Senior Crime Scene Analyst. Additionally he has been a member of the American Academy of Forensic Science since 2001. Mr. Price coordinates and delivers specialized classes in criminal forensics at UNC.