They first examine the outside of the corpse for injuries and evidence, then they open up the corpse and dissect the organs for evidence, and take photos if necessary. They have to complete a report as they go and record the results. They need to send evidence or bodily parts to other forensic departments for advanced examinations, and liaise with police and other departments. When they don’t need any more the body they put it back together for the family to bury it. Describe the roles and responsibilities of a Forensic Toxicologist Their job is to find out if someone had poisons or drugs in their system by testing the blood of the person and eventually test other organs for the presence of drugs or poisons.
The cops wanted to talk to him and later he had lead the cops on a hot pursuit chase and they apprehended him. OJ Simpson should be held accountable for murders of his ex-wife Nicole Brown and Ron Goldman. There was multiply evidence that, traced back to O.J. Simpson. His blood was recovered and fingerprints were local on the back fence.
After someone commits a crime, multitudes of people show up to the crime scene. The Police, Detectives, Marshalls, sometimes even the Fire Department and Ambulances depending on the crime. There are many forms of evidence presented in a court of law, but one type of evidence rises above the rest. Forensic Evidence, as stated in “Forensic Science: Evidence, Clues, and Investigation” by Andrea Campbell is the best evidence to present in trial. First to know which evidence is superior, one must know what all types of evidence are.
The Community College Aurora police department ask for my help in a investigation on a human skeletal remain found on the campus. While analyzing the crime scene the investiogors noticed the clothes of the victim were wearing have bloodstains on both the T-shirt and jeans and there was no identification on the remains. The police department collected the evidence and tested the blood samples found the clothes. The blood on T-shirt was analyzed and was two different type of blood on the surface on material. Blood type was B negative (B Rh-) and blood type O positive (Rh+).
Cover Letter After analysis and individualization of our evidence, we concluded that Talia Zagon killed Mr. MacDougall. To determine Talia Zagon was the murderer, we performed many tests in order to analysis and individualize the evidence. We had known samples of hair, fingerprints, handwriting, paper, ink, blood, and fiber from the five possible suspects. To compare these samples, we used the unknown evidence from our crime scene. The first test we performed was the fingerprint test.
The evidence one could observe where there is a major difference between the theory and the reality of the case is how the mode of death was discovered and how that played a role in the trial and later appeal. According to Michael D. Lyman, author of Criminal Investigation: the Art and the Science, the type of death and how the individual dies can, “be discovered through careful examination of both the deceased and the crime scene” (275). However, Foddrill’s corpse was in bad condition due to her being kept in the shed. This decomposition made it difficult for investigators to be certain how she died. For example,
The police officers waited in the hallway till Chase decided to leave his apartment on January 27, 1978 and once he opened the door, carrying a blooddrenched box, he was arrested. All the blood the police officers noticed on his shoes and jacket was reason enough to take him into custody, once the investigators analyzed Chase’s apartment they acquired a lot of convicting evidence like: a bloody blender,. 22 caliber pistol, along with lots of internal organs from some of his previous victims and to make matters worse Meredith’s wallet was found on Chase’s person; that resulted in Chase being charged with six accounts of first degree murder. In 1979, Chase’s trial began and the defense tried to elude the death penalty by pleading guilty to second degree murder and presenting Chase’s history of mental illness as a primary motive to his murders. However on May 8th ,the jury found Chase guilty of six first degree murders and was sentenced to the life penalty in the gas chamber.
The investigators took a look a Hennis and knew they need to speak with him. Hennis cooperated with the investigators and provided blood, saliva, hair samples and fingerprint and palm prints. They also had Cone come in to identify Hennis, and he was able to pick him out of a police line
There is a lot of evidence for this theory, but, there is also a lot of evidence against; this will be explained later in this paragraph; When Otzi was found they x-rayed his body. This x-ray showed examiners of the body that he had may fractured ribs on his left side. It also showed skull breakages and a stone arrowhead in his left shoulder blade. Based on this evidence Murder was the cause of otzis death. SOURCE: https://www.pri.org/stories/2017-04-06/researchers-may-have-cracked-case-how-tzi-iceman-died.
When we look at the Federal Criminal Process we can see that the first step in the process is Investigation, an investigators duty is to investigate crime, obtain evidence and help prosecutors understand the details of a case. These investigators can be from several different agencies which include the FBI (Federal Bureau of Investigations, DHS/HIS (Homeland Security Investigation, USSS (United States Secret Service,