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Material that connects an individual or thing to a certain group. ClassEvidence
This type of fingerprint has no deltas and accounts for about 5% of human fingherprints. Arches
The most common way to remove organs from the body, during an autopsy, in which all the organs are removed at once. RokitanskyMethod
These type of fingerprints are clearly visible and are made when you touch something such as paint or blood and then touch other surfaces. PatentPrints
The path a bullet takes Trajectory
The type of glass that is found in the rear and side windows of a car. TemperedGlass
Solids that have their atoms arranged randomly. Amorphous
The arrangement of spiral grooves on the inside of the barrel. Rifling
The term which encompases all objects that can establish whether a crime has been committed or can provide a link between a perpetrator and a crime. Evidence
The process of separating light into its component colors or frequencies. Refraction
The study of insects in order to provide a link between a perpetrator and a crime. Entomology
Where is DNA located in our bodies? Chromosomes
The study of the uniqueness of friction ridge structures and their use for personal identification. Ridgeology
These types of fingerprints must have one delta and one or more ridges that enter and leave on the same side. Loops
The condition that occurs when there is no heartbeat, no pulse, a cold exterior, and no neurological activity in a body. Death
The condition after death when the muscle cells deplete ATP and the body begins to stiffen. Rigor Mortis
A person's last or dying breath; may be preceded with the "death rattle." Terminal Apnea
A medically qualified public officer whose duty is to investigate deaths occurring under unusual circumstances. Medical Examiner
A fingerprint system that uses whorls. Henry System
Bullet-proof glass Laminated Glass
Fractures emanating outward from a hole. Radial Lines
The instrument most used for examining bullets to see if they've been fired from the same gun. Comparison Microscope
The long, metal tube that guides a projectile out of a firearm. Barrel
These types of fingerprints are formed when you touch something and oil or sweat leaves a print. Latent Prints
The method of removing organs from the body, during an autopsy, in which a medical examiner dissects each organ individually. Virchow Method

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Review Crossword Forensics

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The orignial location of a crime or accident primary crime scene
applies principles of disease and medicine to law biology
documents the crime scene in detail and collects any physical evidence CSI unit
tests body fluids and tissues to determine the presence of drugs and poison toxicology
study of bullets and ammunition through the comparison of fired bullets, gunpowder patterns, ect. on people and objects ballistics
any physical location in which a crime has occured crime scene
anything that tends to establish or disprove a fact evidence
statement of where a suspect was at the time of a crime scene alibi
person thought to be capable of committing a crime suspect
second person associated with committing a crime accomplice
an alternate location where additional evidence may be found secondary crime scene
this type of evidence would be any witnessed accounts of a crime eye
this type of evidence would be any material items that are present at the crime scene ot on the victims physical
this evidence refers to any evidence that is found at a crime scene in small but measurable amounts trace
the application of science to the criminal and civil laws that are enforced by police agencies in a criminal justice system forensics
studies human skeletal biology physical anthropology
you would use this type of search for larger areas spiral
you would use this type of search for larger objects strip
you would use this type of search for the exact lay out of where objects are grid
type of search where people are given smaller areas from a larger area to search zone
the medical examination of a human body to determine cause of death autopsy
applies priciples of dental science to law odontology
examines law for admissibility of evidence jurisprudence
a witness who does not testify as an expert witness lay
someone who testifies under the oath in the court of law witness
evidence written or oral assertion offered as proof in court testimonial
a witness who has more knowledge then the average person concerning the topic expert
information indicating if the proposition is true evidence
the crime scene _______ is interview-examine-document-process protocol
you have to have demensions, location of objects, a scale, a key, crime scene info, and compass on what type of sketch finished
what type of sketch is just the outline of where objects are rough
an organisms life has ended death
_____ exchange principle says the perpetrator of a crime takes something and leaves something at a crime, which can be used as physical evidence locards
analyzes, compares, indentifies, and interprets physical evidence criminalistics
_____ science applies principles of engineering to resolve legal issues, mostly civil law engineering

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Forensic science Crossword

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a dead body Corpse
Inspect Examine
Particular thing Specific
A place where people examine evidence Laboratory
Investigate Research
Inspection and detection of a body after death Autopsy
A dead body which is for dissection Cadaver
Trial of something Test
A print left by the finger Fingerprint
Examine carefully Analyse
Look at the difference between different things Compare
To look into a certain crime Investigate
Look carefully Observe
To gather stuff together Collect
Time of doing something Duration

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Fingerprints Crossword

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The study of fingerprints for identification purposes dactylography
The raised portion of the fingerprint that shows up black on the print Ridge
the lower portion of the fingerprint that shows up white on a print valley
the upper portion of the skin epidermis
The part of the skin that grows faster and creates fingerprings Basal
The types of glands you have in your fingers that helps to leave a print sweat
The fingerprint pattern that starts on one side and ends on the opposite side Arch
The fingerprint pattern that starts on one side and ends on that same side Loop
The fingerprint pattern that is a series of circles Whorl
The unique ridge patterns of a fingerprint minutaie
A fork in the fingerprint ridge pattern Bifurcation
a triple fork in the fingerprint ridge pattern Trifurcation
The center of the fingerprint where the ridge patterns starts Core
Visible fingerprints Patent
Visible fingerprints left in a soft material Plastic
Fingerprints caused by the transfer of oils and other body secretions latent

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Forensics Crossword

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is that type of pattern in which ridges enter upon one side, make a rise or a wave in the center and flow or tend to flow out Arch
The central or innermost part: the hard elastic core of a baseball; a rod with a hollow core. Core
The fourth letter of the Greek alphabet. Delta
an impression or mark made on a surface by a person's fingertip, especially as used for identifying individuals from the uniq Fingerprint
are impressions produced by the ridged skin, known as friction ridges, on human fingers, palms, and soles of the feet. Latentfingerprint
the ridges will flow in one side, recurve, (loop. around) touch or pass through an imaginary line drawn from the. delta to the core loop
is defined as: the points of interest in a fingerprint, such as bifurcations (a ridge splitting into two) and ridge endings Minutiae
prints are those fingerprints that are easily spotted without the use of magnesium powders, ultra violet lights or chemicals Patentfingerprint
are three-dimensional impressions and can be made by pressing your fingers in fresh paint, wax, soap, or tar. Plasticfingerprint
A fingerprint is a unique pattern created by the friction ridges on the fingers. ridgepattern
a form used to record and preserve a persons fingerprints. tencard
a pattern of spirals or concentric circles. Whorl
a pattern of spirals or concentric circles. trifurcation
is the point at which a ridge terminates. endingridge
points at which a single ridge splits into two ridges Bifurcation
a synthetic crystalline compound that forms deeply colored products with primary amines and is used in analytical tests Ninhydrin
a colorless solid, soluble in water, formerly used in photography. SilverNitrate
is an excellent way to develop prints on porous and non-porous surfaces such as paper, index cards, magazines, and cardboard. IodineFuming
A technique for visualizing latent fingerprints on nonporous surfaces Cyanoacrylatevapor
integrated automated fingerprint identification system IAFIS
a plant that has flowers and produces seeds enclosed within a carpel. Angiosperm
outer layer of the wall of a pollen grain or spore Exine
s the study of pollen, spores and other acid-resistant microscopic plant bodies, including dinoflagellates, to prove or dispr forensicpalynology
a plant that has seeds unprotected by an ovary or fruit. Gymnosperms include the conifers, cycads, and ginkgo. gymnosperm
the female organs of a flower, comprising the stigma, style, and ovary. Pistil
Transcript of Pollen and Spores. Pollenfingerprint
each of the microscopic particles, typically single cells, of which pollen is composed. pollengrain

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Ballistics Crossword

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Cartridge inserted into a chamber by the rear of the barrel Breech
The science of the travel of a projectile in flight Ballistics
Bullet size (diameter) caliber
Outer shell that encases bullet and gunpowder Cartridge
Spiral cuts in the barrel of a gun Rifling
¨plateaus¨ found on a bullet Grooves
¨valleys¨ found on a bullet Lands
Projectile used for firearms Bullet
Path of propelled bullet and gunshot gravity Trajectory
Long gun Rifle
Residue deposited on hands after gun is fired Gun Shot Residue
Long gun or Handgun Firearm
Hand gun with magazine clip Pistol
Hand gun with no magazine clip Revolver

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Forensic Science Crossword

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can be taken from a crime scene to identify a suspect based on unique patterns fingerprint
everyone has unique DNA
evidence that someone was elsewhere alibi
being questioned interrogation
place where an offence has been committed crime scene
the killing of one person by another murder
someone who sees an event and reports what happens witness
amount of time spent in prison sentence
objects collected from a crime scene evidence
examination of a dead body autopsy
when a case is discussed in court is it said to have gone to trial
person thought to have committed a crime suspect
person harmed or killed as a result of a another victim
object used to harm someone weapon
type of finger print with repeated circles whorl
we leave fingerprints because our skin produces oil
DNA is found in what part of cells nucleus
everybody's DNA and fingerprint is unique
the unique pattern of our fingerprint is created by many ridges
fingerprints at a crime scene may be lifted with powder or photographed

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Forensics vocab Crossword

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examination of a dead body Autopsy
the action or fact of dying or being killed; the end of the life of a person or organism. Death
The location where a crime has been committed or any place that evidence relating to a crime may be found. Crime scene
a witness with professional training or substantial experience qualifying him/her to testify on a certain subject Expert witness
Collected body of data from observations and experiments Evidence
a precise rendering of the crime scene, usually drawn to scale. Finished sketch
A witness who can truthfully and accurately testify on a fact in question without having specialized training or knowledge; an ordinary witness. Lay witness
States that there is an exchange of materials when two objects come into contact with each other. Locard's exchange
Any object that can establish that a crime has been committed or can link a crime and its victim or its perpetrator. Physical evidence
A draft representation of all essential information and measurements at a crime scene. Rough sketch
includes oral or written statements given to police as well as court testimony by people who witnessed an event. Testimonial evidence
refers to physical evidence that is found in small but measurable amounts, such as strands of hair, fibers, or skin cells. Trace evidence
someone who sees an event and reports what happened Witness

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Forensic Science Crossword

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A group of crows Murder
In circumstances not amounting to murder Manslaughter
The place where an offence has been committed crime scene
The red liquid blood
Used for identifying individuals the a unique pattern fingerprint
facts indicating whether a belief or proposition is valid evidence
Formal or systematic examination or research investigation
The science of projectiles and firearms ballistics
Being questioned interrogation
Evidence that one was elsewhere alibi
Material which is present in nearly all living organisms DNA
An injury to living tissue caused wound
Molding casts paster of paris
The killing of one person by another: Homicide
Clear liquid found in blood Plasma
Its on your head Hair

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Mock Trial Vocabulary Crossword

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to clear from charge or accusation Acquit
to hear and settle a case Adjudicate
An act that violates the law Crime
Written declaration made under oath Affidavit
An assertion that must be proved with evidence Allegation
A defendant’s defense against charges Answer
Transferring a case to a higher court for review Appeal
Hears court appeals and reviews decisions Appellate court
Objecting that admits facts of an opponent’s argument that denies they sustain pleading Demurrer
To call the accused to answer the charge Arraignment
Someone’s specific attorney Attorney At Law
Responsible for the case Attorney of record
Assessing the cause of death and examining the cadaver Autopsy
Money in exchange for release of the arrested, in guarantee that they’ll come to trial Bail
Court attendant who keeps order Bailiff
Responsible of proving a charge or allegation Burden of Proof
Facts or evidence in support of claim Case
Hall for trials and court Chambers
Laws of a nation dealing with rights of citizens Civil Law
Summing up important arguments, after seeing evidence Closing Argument
Filed in court against someone, by a plaintiff Complaint
When someone is officially guilty of a crime Conviction
Someone who investigates suspicious deaths Coroner
One who gives advice on legal matters Counsel
Group of people who make decisions about legal cases, and the time when this happens Court
When the accused is charged and judged Criminal action
System for those who commit (or are accused of) crimes Criminal law
Witness is interrogated/extends testimony Cross Examination
Award as compensation for loss/injury, usually money Damages
The accused party Defendant
Questioning a witness Direct Examination
Fair treatment of anyone in court Due Process Of Law
Anything giving information on the case(documents, testimony, items) Evidence
Document or article that is inspected; a form of evidence Exhibit
Crime that is more serious than a misdemeanor Felony
Formal charge for crime Indictment
Court order that prohibits a party of from specific action Injunction
Witnesses must leave the room when someone is appealing to the judge Invoke the Rule
One who hears and decides on court of law Judge
Right to interpret and apply law Jurisdiction
A jury of 12-23 people Jury Grand
Sits at civil and criminal cases Jury Petit

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Unit 8: Firearms, toolmarks, and impressions Crossword

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This type of handgun shoots one cartridge each time the trigger is pulled, ejects the empty cartridge case, and reloads automatically semiautomatic
Usually holds 6 bullets and must be reloaded by hand and does not eject a spent shell revolver
These have a longer barrel than a handgun and has device to minimize kickback rifle
Bullet size expressed in inches caliber
inside diameter of the firearm’s barrel bore
These are usually used to shoot a packet of shot or spherical pellets. The inside of the barrel is not rifled. shotgun
size of a shotgun is described by this, which is related to the weight of the lead pellets gauge
lead pellets in a shotgun shot
one pellet slug
basic unit of weight in the British system grain
If done to guns, it creates a spiral pattern inside the barrel rifled
This along with grooves are created because of rifling in barrels lands
This is the forensic database maintained by the NIBIN IBIS
Individual characteristics created when the firing pin strikes the primer case breech
Along with the extractor, works to remove the shell casing from the gun after bullet has been released. ejector
Part of a firearm that contains a cartridge for firing chamber
This is also called a clip magazine
This tests for the presence of nitrite in gun powder residue griesstest
Distance from the center of a vehicles front wheel hub to the center of its rear wheel wheelbase
Distance from the center line of a vehicles right tire to the centerline of its left tire stance

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