← Prints Test
5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Sebaceous Gland
- Alphonse Bertillon
- Bite Marks
- Francesca Rojas
- a Use of some type of body metrics for the purpose of identification.
- b first person to be convicted using fingerprints
- c unique and can be used to identify suspects. These imprints were placed in gum and could be matched to crime scene evidence.
- d developed the first truly organized system of identifying individuals in 1883
- e secrete fatty or greasy substances
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- an Argentinian police officer, researched the science of fingerprints, corresponded with Galton, then devised his own system of fingerprint classification.
- Shoe prints can also be left at a scene and can be useful in apprehending a suspect
- Automated Fingerprint Identification System
- display one of five common patterns: Short Vertical Lines, Long Vertical Lines, Rectangular Lines that may criss-cross, Diamond, and Branching
- opens towards the thumb
5 True/False Questions
Thomas Jennings → first person be convicted using fingerprints in the US
Dactyloscopy → the study of fingerprints
Apocrine Gland → secrete cytoplasm and nuclear materials
Retinal Prints → The blood vessel patterns may be unique to individuals. They are used for today various security purposes.
Brandon Mayfield → was accused of Madrid bombings but fingerprint evidence acquitted him