microscopic crime scene
are small, such as the immediate area around the body or
just the body.
In the case of computer crimes, if a file is stolen from a computer’s hard drive, then the crime
scene may exist entirely within the computer that was accessed illegally.
The environment in which the crime occurred affects the investigation.
The crime may have been committed outdoors, indoors, in a private vehicle, or on public
may not be possible to assign a very specific
geographic location to the crime committed on