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Malicious program hidden inside an apparently harmless, legitimate program and intended to carry out un-authorized or illegal functions.

Trojan horse

2

A method of smuggling or otherwise concealing drugs inside a body opening, including the rectum or vagina.

Body Packing

3

Cocaine mixed with baking soda and water, heated in a pan and then dried and split into pellet size bits or chunks, which are smoked to produce effects reportedly 10 times greater than cocaine at a fraction of the cost

Crack

4

Commonly found at raves.

Club Drugs

5

Individuals who sale or transport drugs for a regular dealer in return for being assured of a personal drug supply

Mules

6

Any group having some manner of a formalized structure and whose primary objective is to obtain money through illegal activities.

Organized Crime

7

The study of the dynamics of projectiles, from propulsion through flight to impact.

Ballastics

8

Diameter of a weapons bore as measured between lands, as well as the size of bullet intended for use with a specific weapon.

Caliber

9

Evidence from which inferences are drawn

Circumstantial Evidence

10

Print impressions transferred to a surface, either by sweat on the ridges of the fingers or because the fingers carry residue of oil, dirt, blood or other substances.

Latent Fingerprints

11

Allowing items of evidence to touch one another and thus exchange matter.

Cross Contamination

12

Organic substance found in the nucleus of living cells

DNA

13

evidence obtained by scientific methods such as ballistics, blood test, and DNA test and used in court.

Forensic Evidence

14

Established by law

Prima Facie Evidence

15

Extremely small physical matter.

Trace Evidence