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1

Carl William Scheele

first successful testing of arsenic in corpses

2

Valentin Ross

more precise method for finding small amounts for arsenic

3

Mathieu Orfilia

father or forensic toxicology

4

William Nichol

polarizing microscope

5

Henri-Louis Bayard

first microscopic detection of sperm

6

James Marsh

testified to finding arsenic in a victims body

7

Alphonse Bertillion

father of criminal identification; bodily measurements

8

Thomas Taylor

suggested fingerprints as identification

9

Francis Henry Galton

first definitive study of fingerprints

10

Hans Gross

First treatise describing the application of scientific disciplines to the field of criminal investigation

11

Dr. Leone Lattes

procedure for determining the blood group of the dried blood stain

12

Albert S. Osborn

document examination

13

Edmond Locard

locard's exchange principle

14

Dr. Walter McCrone

microscopes!!!!

15

Colonel Calvin Goddard

firearms examination with comparison microscope

16

Sir Alec Jefferys

first DNA profiling test (colin pitchfork) 1985