FS Unit 2 Text Questions.docx - Review Questions 1 What is physical evidence Provide at least three examples in your answer Physical evidence

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Review Questions 1. What is physical evidence? Provide at least three examples in your answer. Physical evidence encompasses any and all objects that can establish that a crime has been committed or can link a crime an it's victim or it's perpetrator. Examples include hair, skin, fibers, fingerprints, blood, DNA, weapons, soil, glass, and documents. 1. Describe three ways that a crime scene can be recorded. What is a benefit of each? The crime scene can be recorded by videography, drawing, and notes. The recording of the crime scene with videography lets you utilize the visual elements as well as audio notes. Drawing records of a crime scene provides the evidence location and precise measurements. The recording of a crime scene with notes allows for details to be documented where and who discovered the location of evidence. 1. What is a chain of custody? Why is it important? A chain of custody is a documented list of all individuals who had custody of the evidence during the investigation of the crime. This chain of custody is crucial to avoid questions of
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