Crime Scene Analysis and DNA
The students will be introduced to techniques and skills involved in the documentation, preservation, and collection
of DNA samples associated with Physical Evidence, Fingerprints, and Bloodspatter within a Crime Scene.
Upon course completion, the student will:
possible sources of DNA and Mito-DNA samples
with Physical Evidence, Fingerprints, and Bloodspatter
within a crime scene.
document and collect physical and trace evidence.
develop and lift latent prints on textured, curved,
and burned surfaces using carbon-free powder.
develop prints on human skin tissue.
Mito-DNA value in latent print residue.
angle and direction of blood.
origin of blood.
8. Know the
three groups of bloodspatter by velocity.
preserve, and collect blood samples for DNA testing.