team 4 summary js 112 chapter 1 summary

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Megan Hougardy, Aldonza Leal, Maria Hernandez, Jackie Flores, Travis Rivera, Taylor Harmon, Long Dinh JS 112 Team 4 Chapter 1 (pg. 4-7) Forensic science is the application of science to the criminal and civil laws that are enforced by police agencies in a criminal justice system. Programs like CSI have made the public and community aware of how long and more complicated an investigation can be. The person who introduced serology was Sir Arthur Conan Doyle he applied fingerprinting, firearms identification and questioned document examination. (Pg 8-11) Hans Gross (1847-1915) Hans wrote the first treatise on the application of scientific disciplines to the field of criminal investigation in 1893. Edmond Locard (1877-1966) He found the Institute of Criminalistics at the University of Lyons. He also created the Locard Exchange Principle, which says that a criminal can always be connected to the scene by dust particles carried away from the scene. Whenever two objects come into contact with one another there is an exchange of minerals.
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