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1

orthomosaic

when discussing drones: means the aerial photograph is geometrically corrected

2

tunnel vision is also known as

kalnienk vision

3

kalniek vision is

the retention of central vision resulting in a constricted circular tunnel-like field of vision

4

the source of DNA from a baseball bat or similar items comes from:

sweat, tissue, blood

5

risk of DNA contamination can be reduced by:

wearing gloves, labelling evidence correctly, storing samples correctly, air drying swabs before packaging

6

a mental breakdown is:

an acute, time-limited mental disorder that manifests primarily as severe stress-induced depression, anxiety, or dissociation in a previously functional individual, to the extent that they are no longer able to function on a day-to-day basis until the disorder is resolved

7

on a given night in 2012, nearly __% of the homeless population had a serious mental illness or conditions related to chronic substance abuse.

40

8

____ of veterans in shelters are disabled.

half

9

the term "_______" describes two or more disorders or illnesses occurring in the same person

comorbidity

10

the radiological dispersion device is...

a dirty bomb

11

professor David Canter

used a statistical approach to criminal profiling in 1990

12

Canter's three crime scene themes

instrumental opportunistic, instrumental cognitive, expressive impulsive

13

Profiling is _____ to the profiler

subjective

14

criminal profiling is a cross between...

law enforcement and psychology

15

DNA can be recovered from feces

true

16

Using the DSM-IV-TR, Drew Peterson could be diagnosed as suffering from

antisocial personality disorder with narcissistic traits, or narcissistic personality disorder with antisocial traits

17

psychology is comprised of:

research and practice

18

abnormal psychology is

the area that looks at the psychopathology and abnormal behavior

19

forensic psychology is

a specialty area that focuses on applying psychological principles to legal issues.

20

victim advocates are

professionals trained to support victims of crime

21

psychological assessment of individuals who are involved, in one way or another, with the legal system, are called

forensic psychologists

22

Fetal abduction is defined as

a crime in which a perpetrator forcibly cuts an unborn baby from a pregnant woman's uterus

23

criminal profiling dates back to

the 1800s

24

Bayesian model is

the model that best describes how a jury evaluates evidence by giving each piece of evidence a guilt value. guilt values of all items are multiplied together, the final product is used to make a decision

25

characteristics as a match, characteristics are similar, and the probability of 0.1% being from the defendant

(all of the above) most influential in court

26

you should not wear black to court

true

27

cyanoacrylate fuming can be used on _______ surfaces

non-porous

28

living tissue ______ be superglued

cannot

29

The disadvantage to using a super glue fuming wand is

it is very easy to overglue the print and the proper chamber can be expensive