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Forensic Science is the application of science to . . .
both criminal and civil law.
Which areas of science are in criminalistics?
geology, chemistry, biology, and metallurgy
the fictional character of Sherlock Holmes was created by:
Who is known as the "father of forensic toxicology"?
Who developed the system known as anthropometry?
Who under took the first definitive study of fingerprints as a method of personal identification?
who devised a technique for determining the blood group of a dried bloodstain, which he applied to criminal investigations?
Who established the comparison microscope as the indispensable tool of the modern firearms examiner?
Who wrote the first treatise describing the application of science to the field of criminal investigation?
Who established the first workable crime laboratory?
Who postulated the exchange of evidence principal?
The oldest forensic laboratory in the U.S is that of the:
Approximately how many operating crime labs are in the U.S (federal, state, and county)
Which of the following can be rightfully cited as an explanation for rapid growth of crime labs during the last 25 yrs?
Advancement in DNA profiling, increase in drug-related arrests, staggering increase in crime in U.S, Supreme Court in decisions in 1960's
Which entity maintains the largest crime laboratory in the world?
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