(Notes, rather than full sentences, are fine)
What do you see when you walk
on the scene? What are your
What questions do you have
based on what you observe?
How did the blood get on the floor if there aren't any
apparent wounds? Why is her body in such an odd
position? How long has her body been on the floor?
Whose brown hair is on the victim’s clothing? Why is the
vase broken? How did the blood get in the corner of the
table? Whose bloody fingerprint is on the doorframe?
Why is the pizza untouched? Whose fingerprint is on the
fountain? whose footprint is in the garden? Whose light
hair was on the fence?
What physical evidence will you
attempt to collect from the
scene? Is there evidence to
collect that is NOT at the scene?
If so, what?
A blood sample, a soil sample from inside the house, the
soil samples from the yard, hair samples
from the victim, the brown hair found on the victim's
clothes, the light hair found outside, the receipt for the
pizza, scrapings from the blood stain on the table,
impression of the fingerprint on the door frame or the
section of the doorway that the fingerprint is on, an