Throughout his career, Michael W. Streed has become acquainted with a diverse group of law enforcement professionals, academics, charitable organizations and select individuals. To learn more about these amazing individuals and their organizations, we’ve provided you with links to their websites.

Investigative Resources

Mains Investigative Services, LLC

Need someone who isn’t afraid to take on the establishment? Need someone who isn’t afraid to ruffle a few feathers in order to get justice? Look no further than Mains Investigative Services, LLC.

We have the reputation for getting the job done. We are a licensed, reputable, full-service investigation and consulting firm that goes above and beyond for our high-end clients.

Mains’ investigative work has been endorsed by world renown individuals such as Dr. Henry Lee, Dr. Cyril Wecht, Lt. Joe Kenda, USMC Brigadier General Martin Berndt, Dr. Werner Spitz and many more. To learn more about their services visit:


Forensic Resources

The International Institute of Forensic Sciences

SketchCop® Solutions, Inc. is proud to be the official forensic facial imaging provider for The International Institute of Forensic Sciences. Their organization brings together renowned experts from around the world to provide training and forensic services to individuals and government agencies.

The International Institute of Forensic Sciences publishes The Forensic Gazette and has 800+ Affiliates representing 70+ Disciplines in 53 Countries. CLICK HERE to learn more.



Ask A Forensic Artist 

Lisa Bailey is the author of, Ask A Forensic Artist and creator of the website, She’s an experienced forensic artist with one of the nation’s premier law enforcement agencies. Lisa’s website is a clearinghouse for those who are looking for information about how to begin their career as a forensic artist. CLICK HERE to learn more.



Forensic Science Academy

Forensic Science Academy provides hands-on training modules, workshops, seminars, and webinars to students. Located in Southern California, their program has been recognized as the premier training program completely dedicated to students who are ready to start their forensic career. Forensic Science Academy offers specialized training modules in basic crime scene investigation, advanced crime scene investigation, forensic photography, fingerprint identification and classification, and death investigations. CLICK HERE to learn more.



Forensic Training Unlimited Online

Forensic Training Unlimited wants to get you trained! They offer specialized forensic training courses in topics such as crime scene investigations, fingerprint classification, death investigation, and forensic career marketing. Their goal is to see students make the leap from student to forensic professional and achieve their professional goals. In addition, the online academy offers these pages to help you get started with your forensic career:

  • Resource Page: offers free guides and ebooks to supplement your learning, in addition to being able to purchase forensic supplies (like the ones we use) and books
  • Blog Page: subscribe and read about various forensic career tips, new forensic technologies, and other forensic related news

By offering online training AND hands-on training at The Forensic Science Academy, we are considered the premier student training program in Southern California. CLICK HERE to learn more.


Help Crime Victims (Non-Profit Organization)

Crime Survivors of Southern California

Crime Survivors is committed to serving communities by advocating for, and providing resources for crime victims and their families. If you don’t know where to turn, or are confused or frustrated with the public services that are available to you as you recover or seek justice, Crime Survivors can help. Their web site provides information, resources and tools to help “Survivors”. CLICK HERE to donate.


True Crime Authors/Publishers

Gary C. King -True Crime Author

From the most notorious serial killers to the most obscure, Gary C. King is among the world’s foremost living true crime authors bringing you among the best in true crime stories and books. King has been writing about real crime, real criminals, real detectives, real victims, and those left
behind for more than three decades. Several of his 19 nonfiction crime books and more than 500 real detective stories cover some of the most infamous serial killers and otherdespicable murderers humankind has ever known. His work also includes true crime articles about the bizarre, weird and just plain abnormal. CLICK HERE to learn more about Gary’s books,



Imagine Publicity

Since 2008 Imagine Publicity has assisted in social media management for individuals, organizations, books, small businesses and websites. Social media marketing and management are proven to be an integral part of all business success strategies.

Their services are tailored to the individual goals of our clients with assessments and action plans for each step towards completion.Whether you are just beginning to put your toes into the social media waters, or not seeing your desired results, they can help. Imagine Publicity offers long-term program, or short-term, per project programs. CLICK HERE to learn more.