unit 4 assignment physical evidence essay

A suspect was apprehended soon after a burglary took place and was observed to have tiny specks of glass like particles on his shoes and clothing.

In a 3 to 5 page essay discuss how this evidence should be processed using the concepts in your learning from the class.

  • Summarize the three major functions of a forensic scientist.

  • Discuss the two methods used by forensic scientists when examining physical evidence.

    • Define individual and class characteristics and include examples of evidence containing class and individual characteristics. (An excellent answer would include a total of at least six examples of evidence that contain class and individual characteristics.)

  • Discuss how the crime lab would examine and compare the evidence from the burglary. (An excellent answer would include at least four major points.)

    • The proper method of collecting and preserving glass evidence.

  • Use at least one outside research source including academic journals to support your view.

Format consistent with APA guidelines.

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