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Charlie Zoller Criminalistics I : Crime Scene Midterm 11/15/12 3. Describe the purpose of both crime scene photographs and sketches and discuss how these two essential sources of documentation compliment one another. Crime scene photographs and crime scene sketches both compliment one another very well. The each serve a great purpose in Crime scene investigation. The purpose of Crime scene photography is intended to lead the investigator through the crime scene, and to document the scene before the investigators get to use it and move everything around. It is supposed to tell the character, and violence of the scene and show what type
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Unformatted text preview: of residence it was. Crime scene sketches intend to provide an accurate record of the scene as one found it. It is created to be referenced by investigators, prosecutors, and other litigants, but predominantly intended for judges and people of the jury. Crime scene photographs and crime scene sketches compliment one another very well because an investigator can make a sketch the use it on Microsoft PowerPoint, 3d EyeWitness, Visio Professional or Cad zone. Then later use the two to compare to each other the angles and how a criminal went about committing the crime....
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  • Winter '12
  • lott
  • Crime scene, investigator

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