Reliability and Validity
in Fire Scene Examination
A 90-minute training module designed to inform attorneys and investigators of some of the most concerning reliability issues in fire scene evidence and analysis.
Released from custody on July 4, 2013 after spending 16 years in prison for an accidental fire misidentified as arson.
Todd Willingham Convicted of setting the fire that killed his three young children, Todd Willingham was executed in 2004. Expert review of the evidence now suggests that the most likely cause of the fire was accidental.