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Trace evidence the trace unit of the physical evidence section is responsible for the examination of small (trace) particles of evidence left behind during a crime. Few people outside law enforcement had heard of trace evidence identification before the recent popularity of crime scene investigation shows like csi: miami now. Advanced instruments for the examination and analysis of forensic trace evidence including glass, fibres, drugs, gun shot residues etc. Explores the microscopic world in which the forensic scientist works by addressing the issues of what constitutes evidence important methods of trace analysis.
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The trace evidence unit (teu) identifies and compares specific types of trace materials that could be transferred during the commission of a violent crime. Westchester county trace evidence laboratory examining fibers, paint, polymers and other materials to reveal physical transfers occuring during commision of crimes.
How trace evidence is collected & tested trace evidence is collected at the scene and is also collected from the deceased post mortem this is done by scraping the.
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Forensic science is made up of several different 'sub-disciplines' or smaller categories of study trace evidence is one of these categories this. Previously available at steve thompson sept 22, 2006. Impression evidence includes shoes, bites, tools, and any other instrument that leaves a depression or mark in a softer surface many times, you need to utilize.