Tag Archives: proper

GPD highlights role of proper CSI during National Forensics Science Week

GREENSBORO — During National Forensics Science Week, the Greensboro
Police Department is highlighting the important role of proper crime
scene investigation.

On Tuesday and Thursday the department is helping out parents by
fingerprinting their children so they can keep a child ID kit. And on
Saturday, you can take part in “A Day in the Life: CSI” to
get a behind the scenes look at what investigators do daily.

One forensic specialist says the goal is to debunk myths people see
on TV shows like “Law and Order.”

“Fingerprints aren’t on certain surfaces. It depends on how the
person handled the item; did they smear it? Did they put their hand on
the item easily? These are the items we want to explain because people
have an idea that when we show up we are

Read more at: http://www.twcnews.com/nc/triad/news/2017/09/19/gpd-highlights-role-of-proper-csi-during-national-forensics-science-week.html