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Unformatted text preview: . 3 Chemistry vs Forensic Science Forensic Science Forensic science is the application of the natural sciences to matters of the lawHenry Lee, 1983. Forensic science is the application of science to those criminal and civil laws that are enforced those criminal and civil laws that are enforced by police agencies in a criminal justice systemRichard Saferstein, 1998. Analytical Chemistry vs Forensic Chemistry Analytical Chemistry: Qualitative and Quantitative Analysis Forensic Chemistry: Not only qualitative and quantitative analysis Classification of samples Possible origin of the samples Comparison between samples Course Objectives - Crime Scene Chemistry (Criminalitics) Latent fingerprint development Drug screening Blood, semen testing Serial number restoration GSR (gunshot residues) test Alcohol test Crime Lab Chemistry (Analytical Chemistry) Drug, trace, fire debris, gun shot residues....
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This note was uploaded on 04/02/2009 for the course CHM 480 taught by Professor Yu during the Spring '09 term at Sam Houston State University.
- Spring '09