Kenneth Mains


Marine Corp veteran Kenneth Mains is a world-class detective and cold case specialist. In 2013, he established the American Investigative Society of Cold Cases (AISOCC), which assembles the best and brightest cold case investigators in order to tackle even the most difficult unsolved murders. Detective Mains uses a unique and particular combination of forensic science, criminal investigation, forensic psychology, victimology, crime reconstruction, crime scene assessment and criminal profiling to solve cases. He is routinely sought out by law enforcement and victims’ families to assist in solving the unsolved. Beyond his many years of work in law enforcement, Mains also brings his own personal experience to the table. He is deeply empathetic to family members and witnesses and passionately devoted to cracking tough cases in order to get justice.

Some of Mains career highlights include:

• Law Enforcement for 15 years: 2002-present
• United States Marine Corps: 1992-1996
• Criminal Justice Degree: 2000-2003
• Undercover Agent FBI Task Force: 2008-2011
• Undercover Narcotics Officer: 2006-2011
• Supervisor Undercover Narcotics Drug Task Force: 2015 – present
• Cold Case Investigator Lycoming County District Attorney Office: 2011-present
• Founder and President American Investigative Society of Cold Cases: 2013 – present
• Advisory Board Member Cyril Wecht Institute of Forensic Science and Law: 2015 – present
• Second Opinion Provider National Organization for Parents of Murdered Children 2014 – Present
• Investigated and reviewed hundreds of cold cases: 2003 – present
• Bestselling author of ‘Unsolved No More – A Cold Case Detectives Fight for Justice’ (2017)