: Any physical location in which a crime has occurred or is suspected of having occurred.
: The original location of a crime or accident.
: An alternate location where additional evidence may be found.
: Person thought to be capable of committing a crime.
: Person associated with someone suspected of committing a crime.
: Statement of where a suspect was at the time of a crime.
This evidence includes oral or written statements given to police as well as court testimony by people who witnessed an event.
This evidence refers to any material items that would be present at the crime scene, on the victims, or found in a suspect’s possession.
This evidence refers to physical evidence that is found in small but measurable amounts, such as strands of hair, fibers, or skin cells.
are typically the first to arrive at a crime scene.
They documents the crime scene in detail and collects any physical evidence.
The _____ _____ is often present to help determine if any search warrants are required to proceed and obtains those warrants from a judge.
The_________ (if a homicide) may or may not be present to determine a preliminary cause of death.
____ (forensic entomologists, anthropologists, or psychologists) may be called in if the evidence requires expert analysis.
They interview witnesses and consult with the CSI unit
Serious crime like murder
Person accused of committing a crime and goes in front of jury or judge
Less serious crime like assault
When a person is detained
To make a record of arrest
Suspect enters a plea, if guilty, goes straight to sentencing
Process of negotiation, may plead guilty for lesser sentence
A child that is less than 17 years old
An offense that would not be a crime if committed by an adult
Committing a crime
A legal proceeding where an issue of law or fact is tried and evidence is presented to help determine the issue
A formal charge or accusation of a serious crime
A body of people (typically twelve in number) sworn to give a verdict in a legal case on the basis of evidence submitted to them in court
A decision on a disputed issue in a civil or criminal case
Declare the punishment decided for an offender
examination of a dead body
the action or fact of dying or being killed; the end of the life of a person or organism.
The location where a crime has been committed or any place that evidence relating to a crime may be found.
a witness with professional training or substantial experience qualifying him/her to testify on a certain subject
Collected body of data from observations and experiments
a precise rendering of the crime scene, usually drawn to scale.
A witness who can truthfully and accurately testify on a fact in question without having specialized training or knowledge; an ordinary witness.
States that there is an exchange of materials when two objects come into contact with each other.
Any object that can establish that a crime has been committed or can link a crime and its victim or its perpetrator.
A draft representation of all essential information and measurements at a crime scene.
includes oral or written statements given to police as well as court testimony by people who witnessed an event.
refers to physical evidence that is found in small but measurable amounts, such as strands of hair, fibers, or skin cells.
someone who sees an event and reports what happened
The orignial location of a crime or accident
applies principles of disease and medicine to law
documents the crime scene in detail and collects any physical evidence
tests body fluids and tissues to determine the presence of drugs and poison
study of bullets and ammunition through the comparison of fired bullets, gunpowder patterns, ect. on people and objects
any physical location in which a crime has occured
anything that tends to establish or disprove a fact
statement of where a suspect was at the time of a crime scene
person thought to be capable of committing a crime
second person associated with committing a crime
an alternate location where additional evidence may be found
this type of evidence would be any witnessed accounts of a crime
this type of evidence would be any material items that are present at the crime scene ot on the victims
this evidence refers to any evidence that is found at a crime scene in small but measurable amounts
the application of science to the criminal and civil laws that are enforced by police agencies in a criminal justice system
studies human skeletal biology
you would use this type of search for larger areas
you would use this type of search for larger objects
you would use this type of search for the exact lay out of where objects are
type of search where people are given smaller areas from a larger area to search
the medical examination of a human body to determine cause of death
applies priciples of dental science to law
examines law for admissibility of evidence
a witness who does not testify as an expert witness
someone who testifies under the oath in the court of law
evidence written or oral assertion offered as proof in court
a witness who has more knowledge then the average person concerning the topic
information indicating if the proposition is true
the crime scene _______ is interview-examine-document-process
you have to have demensions, location of objects, a scale, a key, crime scene info, and compass on what type of sketch
what type of sketch is just the outline of where objects are
an organisms life has ended
_____ exchange principle says the perpetrator of a crime takes something and leaves something at a crime, which can be used as physical evidence
analyzes, compares, indentifies, and interprets physical evidence
_____ science applies principles of engineering to resolve legal issues, mostly civil law
training center for future policemen
community based corrections status
Unable to appreciate the nature of the charges against oneself and unable to assist one's attorney
Group that reviews the sentences of prisoners, the board of _________
theory that punishment causes people to avoid committing crime
release without bail
Latin for what comes next? Quo ______
crime punishable by prison time
place of short term confinement
order allowing search or arrest
questioning a potential witness or juror to determine qualification to serve. Voir ______
crime punishable by time in jail
go to a higher court to review the judgement
plea that results in punishment
jury finding of innocence
Warning to suspect before custodial interrogation
courtroom ____________group. Part of informal justice system
culpable mental state, mens _________
criminal act, actus ___________
Intentional killing of another human being
reckless killing of another human being
finder of fact in a non-bench trial
determiner of law
the tendency to return to a life of crime
rule that makes evidence not admissible because of police misconduct
place for felons
taking of one into custody
money posted to guarantee appearance in court
Statement of where suspect was at the time of the crime.
The first step in analyzing a crime; used to determine the nature of the crime, possible suspects, eyewitness accounts, etc.
(Mia) a person associated with suspect that may have committed a crime.
Interview witnesses and consult with the CSI unit. They investigate the crime by following leads provided by witnesses and physical evidence.
(Isabelle) person thought to be capable of committing a crime.
a person harmed, injured, or killed as a result of a crime, accident, or other event or action.
At the crime scene to identify potential evidence, the point of exit, and getting the general layout of the crime scene.
Any physical location in which a crime has occurred or is suspected of having occurred.
Typically the first to arrive at a crime scene. They are responsible for securing the scene and detaining persons of interest.
an impression or mark made on a surface by a person's fingertip, especially as used for identifying individuals from the unique pattern of whorls and lines.
the science of evidence
type of search
secure the scene
a body fluid
a type of weapon
where a crime has occured
the investigating body
to intentionally take the life of another
to intentionally take ones own life
person suspected of the crime
person crime was crime was against
type of evidence
evidence examined at this location
person in charge of crime scene
fricttion ridges left at scene
anyone who may have heard or seen
another type of search
to draw what we see
The scene of an illegal act
1st location of crime scene
2nd location of crime scene
Someone who might be involved in a crime scene
To show the truth
[Crime Scene Investigation]A group of forensic scientists
Inspecting someone or thing in detail
Someone or thing not guilty of the crime
The person who sees the event
2nd person who helped with the crime
Printed/written matter that shows information
A person skilled in some field
A statement of the location of the suspect at the time of the Crime
A conversation between two or more people
A group of steps in order to achieve a purpose
A person who enforces laws, investigates crimes, and arrest people
Being who/what it is
An official who prosecutes for the state or government
A person who investigates unusual crimes
Material in crime
Small evidence found at the crime scene
A person who investigates and solves the crime
What is the name of the substance that scientists use to find blood when you can't see it?
What is another name for a person who physically attacks another?
When someone performs an _ _ _ _ _ _ _ they are examing a dead body to find the cause of death.
Synonym for murder.
Analysing the pattern of blood is called _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
The person police believe might be guilty.
The study of the adverse effects of chemical substances on living organisms and the practice of diagnosing and treating exposures to toxins and toxicant.
To use science on criminal and civil laws.
Any physical location in which a crime have occurred or suspected of having occurred.
Statement of where a suspect was at the time of a crime.
Something that can either prove a suspect to be innocent, or guilty.
A person harmed, injured, or killed as a result of a crime
Intentionally setting fire to a building.
If you have committed a crime, you are _ _ _ _ _ _.
The imprint left by someone's shoe.
The people who watched the crime occur.
can be taken from a crime scene to identify a suspect based on unique patterns
everyone has unique
evidence that someone was elsewhere
place where an offence has been committed
the killing of one person by another
someone who sees an event and reports what happens
amount of time spent in prison
objects collected from a crime scene
examination of a dead body
when a case is discussed in court is it said to have gone to
person thought to have committed a crime
person harmed or killed as a result of a another
object used to harm someone
type of finger print with repeated circles
we leave fingerprints because our skin produces
DNA is found in what part of cells
everybody's DNA and fingerprint is
the unique pattern of our fingerprint is created by many
fingerprints at a crime scene may be lifted with powder or