Association of
Fingerprint Officers

S.C.A.F.O. is a nonprofit organization of professionals representing all of the forensic disciplines.  The organization was formed in 1937 and has since grown to national and international renown.  We currently have more than 350 active and associate members in the Southern California area from over 50 Southern California police agencies as well as having nationwide and international subscribers to our quality quaterly magazine, The Print


S.C.A.F.O. hosts bimonthly meetings and 2-3 day annual training seminars.  S.C.A.F.O. may also hold one-day training seminars as the need arises.  Our meetings and seminars feature exceptionally qualified speakers who provide training and updates on current issues and the latest technology.