Unformatted text preview: • Shoe prints become unique over time as the shoe is worn more. • *Ted Bundy caught by the skin of his teeth. • Friction ridged skin all around your fingers and on hand (prints that are taken should be wide). • In over 100 years of research, no two fingerprints have been found to match. • *Product rule is applied through random association. (multiply the probability of the events together and that’s the overall probability of all events happening). • *(KNOW FOR EXAM) Forensic Data Bases: IAFIS (integrated automated fingerprint id system), CODIS (combined DNA indexing system), NIBIN (national integrated ballistics information network), PDQ (paint data query), SICAR(shoe print image capture and retrieval) • CODIS consists of NDIS (national), SDIS(state), and LDIS(local) DNA databases....
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- Spring '09
- Forensic Science, Forensic evidence, Crime scene, Edmond Locard, Physical Evidence Power