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NIST Corner: Complex DNA Mixtures

NIST tools help forensic biologists interpret complex DNA mixtures.

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Terminology in Forensics: Its Use and Abuse

When improper terminology is applied to evidentiary items, confusion is introduced that can make it difficult or even impossible to interpret the case at hand.

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Technology: The Trojan Horse of Change

Helping shape the future of crime scene management.

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Getting a Handle on Processing Vehicles

A technique for finding, processing, and recovering latent prints from the back of an interior car-door handle.

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Interview with an Expert

One of the more specialized areas of crime-scene investigation has to do with searching for evidence of arson. To get some background in this area, we spoke with an individual who has had more than 46 years in fire service, 24 of which have focused specifically on fire/arson investigation.

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