Python Forensics, Inc. is a Non-Profit 501(c)(4) organization founded in 2014. We are focused on the collaborative development of Open Source investigative technologies using the Python scripting language. We provide free training for U.S. Law Enforcement at the Federal, State and Local levels. We also provide free software scripts written in the Python language to investigate cyber-crime. Please contact us for more information.


Using the power of Python requires a new way of thinking about and approaching script development.  

This method provides a productive and easy on-ramp that will yield immediate results.  Along the way you will learn how to apply Python to a wide range of practical applications. 

Meet your host:  Chet Hosmer is the Founder of Python Forensics, Inc., a non-profit organization focused on the collaborative development of open source investigative technologies utilizing Python and other popular scripting languages.   
Chet has been researching and developing technologies and trainings surrounding forensics, digital investigation and steganography for multiple decades. He has made numerous appearances to discuss emerging cyber threats, including interviews on National Public Radio’s Kojo Nnamdi show, ABC’s Primetime Thursday, and ABC News Australia. He has also been a frequent contributor to technical and news stories relating to cyber security and forensics with the IEEE, The New York Times, The Washington Post, Government Computer News, and Wired Magazine.


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