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Sandra Wiese, a latent fingerprint examiner and crime scene investigator for Aurora police analyzes fingerprints at the department's crime lab April 19.  The Colorado Bureau of Investigation this month announced plans to replace the state's 20-year-old fingerprint system.  (File Photo by Marla R. Keown/Aurora Sentinel)

Although council members raised no objection to the proposed intergovernmental agreement between the three entities at the council’s study session, the pact for a joint crime lab is not official until a resolution is passed at a regular council meeting. That could happen as soon as the next regular meeting Jan. 23