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Flashcards in Forensic Services Deck (14):
1

physical science unit

identification and comparison of crime scene evidence
[drugs, glass, paint, explosives, soil]

2

biology unit

Bloodstains and other dried bodily fluids, hair and fibers, botanical materials

3

firearms unit

firearms, discharged bullets, cartridge cases, shotgun shells, ammunition of all types; discharge residues; tool marks

4

document examination unit

handwriting and typewriting; authentic and source

5

photography unit

examines and records physical evidence; special techniques; exhibits for courtroom

6

toxicology unit

presence or absence of drugs and poisons

7

latent fingerprint unit

processes and examines evidence for latent finger prints

8

polygraph unit

lie detector; criminal investigator

9

voiceprint analysis unit

telephone threats, tape recorded messages

10

csi unit

collect and preserve physical evidence from scene

11

forensic psychiatry

relationship between human behaviour and legal proceedings

12

forensic odontology

identify from teeth; bite mark analysis

13

forensic engineering

failure analysis, accident reconsrtuction, causes and origins of fires and explosions

14

forensic computer and digital analysis

identifying, collecting, preserving and examining information derived from computers