Academic cabinet of criminology was established by the Department of Criminal Law disciplines at the ENU in December 2004.
The purpose of the cabinet’s creation istransfer skills to work with a variety of criminalistical tools and techniques tothe students, acquiring knowledge necessary for solving the problems set before the law enforcement agencies.
The main task of the Cabinet of criminology is to increase verbal interaction in the framework of the educational process, to develop intuitive and other capabilities, to develop practical skills and the use of means and methods of criminalisticalpractice applied in solving the problems of the criminal proceedings.
For exposure and use in the educational process technical and criminalisticaltools of trasological nature - models of weapons and firearms, ammunition, used as objects of criminalistical ballistic research - were placed in the Cabinet of criminology of the Eurasian National University. During the 2004-2005 academicyeara video library, including video materials on the basic content of criminology, general theoretical, practical and educational character, was collected.
"Photorobot", "Image", "Papillon" programs are actively used.On the basis of the Cabinet practical studies aresystematically conducted on the main sections of criminology with the widespread use of means and methods of criminalisticaltechnology that helps down to the limit to form the students' practical skills of legislature.
In 2011, technical and criminalistical tools to identify, fixation and seizure of various traces left at the scene of actionwere acquiredfor the Cabinet of criminology to the sum more than $ 5 million KZT. It is widely used in academic process criminalisticalbags for inspection of the scene (with filler), criminalistical bags (without fillers), criminalistical bags for seizure of the olfactory signs, mannequins, computers with monitors, printers and digital cameras, metal detector, metal finder, on-camera lightings, electronic ranging, various reagents for detecting ofhand traces,signs of gunpowder, blood, etc.; aerosols for detecting traces,dactyloscopicpowders (magnetic or non-magnetic), dactyloscopic films, tapes for seizure of fingerprints, powders films for recovering traces of hands, films for removal of micro particles, aerosols for processing traces on the snow, soil and dust.