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  • Dr. Robert O’Block and His Groundbreaking Journals

    Sep 24, 12 • Robert OBlockNo Comments
    Dr. Robert O’Block and His Groundbreaking Journals

    If you have heard of forensics, then you have heard of Robert O’Block. Robert O’Block founded the American College of Forensic Examiners International, which is, today, the largest and fastest-growing forensic association in the world. A part of Robert O’Block’s success in creating the American College of Forensic Examiners International has been the publishing of [&hellip...

  • Robert O’Block: His Early Life

    Jul 25, 12 • Robert OBlockNo Comments
    Robert O’Block: His Early Life

    Robert O’Block is a direct product of the American Dream. Born into a working class immigrant family, Dr. O’Block used education and hard work to overcome adversity and launch a career that would, before too long, change the face of forensic science in the United States. William O’Block, Dr. O’Block’s grandfather, arrived in America via Ellis [&hellip...

  • Robert O’Block and ACFEI

    Jul 25, 12 • Robert OBlockNo Comments
    Robert O’Block and ACFEI

    Robert O’Block was the founder of the great organization; ACFEI. ACFEI, an association of forensic scientists, exists to serve and assist forensic examiners. However, forensic examiners may be more prevalent than you know: despite what primetime television teaches us, forensic examiners do not just examine the body of a deceased victim. Some do this, of [&hellip...

  • Robert O’Block: Childhood Goals

    Jan 18, 12 • Robert OBlock1 Comment
    Robert O’Block: Childhood Goals

    Robert O’Block learned at an early age the value of obtaining an education. No stranger to hard work, Robert O’Block paid his way through college by working as a law enforcement officer. Through sheer determination he finished his bachelor’s degree in three-and-a-half years. It was during this time Robert O’Block became interested in criminology, a subject [&hellip...

  • Robert O’Block: Wichita State

    Jan 18, 12 • Robert OBlock1 Comment
    Robert O’Block: Wichita State

    Robert O’Block and Wichita State University By the age of 24, Robert O’Block had earned a bachelor’s degree and three graduate degrees in different fields, including a PhD, all while working full-time in law enforcement. At the age of 25, Robert O’Block became an assistant professor in the Department of Administration of Justice at Wichita State [&hellip...

  • Robert O’Block Trains Local Law

    Jan 18, 12 • Robert OBlock3 Comments
    Robert O’Block Trains Local Law

    Robert O’Block Trains Local Law Robert O’Block later took the position of professor and chairman of the Department of Administration of Justice at the College of the Ozarks in Point Lookout, Missouri. As department head he wanted to continue his education and focused on learning forensic handwriting analysis, but he soon found training opportunities were limited [&hellip...

  • Robert O’Block Profiles Unabomber

    Jan 18, 12 • News, Robert OBlock2 Comments
    Robert O’Block Profiles Unabomber

    Robert O’Block, founder and executive director of the ACFEI, stepped forward in 1993 to present his own profile of the Unabomber, the person responsible for killing three people and unjuring dozens more from 1978 to 1995. United for Truth: An ACFEI Story   Robert O’Block Robert O’Block is the founder of the world’s largest forensic science [&hellip...

  • Robert O’Block Meets Roy Blunt

    Jan 18, 12 • News, Robert OBlock3 Comments
    Robert O’Block Meets Roy Blunt

    On Aug. 17, 2000 Robert O’Block met with Rep Roy Blunt  to discuss how the organization could support and influence legislation on managed care and mental health issues. United for Truth: An ACFEI Story  ...

  • Robert O’Block: First Job

    Jan 18, 12 • Robert OBlock1 Comment
    Robert O’Block: First Job

    In the early 1960’s at the age of 13, Robert O’Block started his first job which consisted of picking up golf balls at a local driving range.  He also worked in the fields preparing nursery stock and bussed tables at a local restaurant.    ...

  • Robert O’Block in High School

    Jan 18, 12 • Robert OBlock2 Comments
    Robert O’Block in High School

    Robert O’Block, in his junior year in high school,  discovered that he had a talent for the stage after auditioning and winning the lead role in the comedy mystery “Whodunnit?”  ...