5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Will West
- Brandon Mayfield
- Juan Vucetich (1858-1925)
- a was accused of Madrid bombings but fingerprint evidence acquitted him
- b admitted to Leavenworth Penitentiary, same as William West, another prisoner who had the same appearance and Bertillon measurements
- c the study of fingerprints
- d an Argentinian police officer, researched the science of fingerprints, corresponded with Galton, then devised his own system of fingerprint classification.
- e Integrated Automated Fingerprint Identification System (FBI's). Police forces can submit samples to be compared to those on this computerized database
5 Multiple choice questions
- fumes react with oils and fats to produce a temporary yellow brown reaction. Iodine crystals sublime (go directly from solid to vapor).
- developed the first truly organized system of identifying individuals in 1883
- opens towards the thumb
- A special plastic material rolled from the bottom of the ear to the top produces an ear print that can be developed just like a fingerprint. Ear prints can also be lifted from windows at crime scenes.
- adhere to both water and fatty deposits. Choose a color to contrast the background.
5 True/False questions
Visible Prints → Made by fingers touching a surface after the ridges have been in contact with a colored material such as blood, paint, grease, or ink.
Iodine → fumes react with oils and fats to produce a temporary yellow brown reaction. Iodine crystals sublime (go directly from solid to vapor).
Bite Marks → unique and can be used to identify suspects. These imprints were placed in gum and could be matched to crime scene evidence.
Biometrics → adhere to both water and fatty deposits. Choose a color to contrast the background.
Arch → Automated Fingerprint Identification System