Tuesday, September 14, 2010
New Chapters in the Fingerprint Sourcebook
The National Institute of Justice has released three new chapters from the Fingerprint Sourcebook, a publication of the Department of Justice. The new chapters include Chapter 7, Latent Print Development, Chapter 8, The Preservation of Friction Ridge Information , and Chapter 15, Special Abilities and Vulnerabilities in Forensic Expertise. If you find yourself investigating a fingerprint case, this publication is a must read. For past posts on fingerprinting reliability issues, see postings here, here, here, here, and here.