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Joseph Welsch

Research Public Health Analyst


BS, Criminal Justice Administration, Mount Senario College

Joseph Welsch currently is working with the National Missing and Unidentified Persons System (NamUs) as the Cold Case Advisor Team Lead. This includes leading a multidisciplinary team conducting in-depth cold case reviews to assist in resolving long-term missing and unidentified person cases. Prior to joining RTI, Mr. Welsch worked as a special agent for the Wisconsin Department of Justice-Division of Criminal Investigation. He has over 32 years of law enforcement experience, which included investigating several high-profile investigations. Mr. Welsch specializes in investigating homicides, officer-involved incidents, missing and abducted persons, and unidentified human remains.

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