31st President - Robert Topliff

31ST President - ROBERT  TOPLIFF, 1968

February 15, 1968 - President Topliff announced several association firsts: First Installation of Officers in December; first gathering of 18 Past Presidents, including the 1st-Robert V. Rogers; 30th anniversary of SCAFO; first publication of the history of SCAFO; first presentation of Gold Cards to Past Presidents.

June 7, 1968 - Big Bear Lake - Past President Charlie Wolford was the host.  Judge O. B. (Jack) Matthews was the MC and Richard Lewis, former Lieutenant & Commander of the Big Bear Substation for the San Bernardino Sheriff's Office gave a presentation on the use of fingerprint evidence in narcotic cases.

November 14, 1968, Robert Zippel was elected as the 32nd President of SCAFO.

Robert Topliff was a Captain for the Downey Police Department during his year as SCAFO's President.  In 1974 he was elected and installed as President of the California Division - International Association for Identification.