To a trained forensic scientist, blood spatter at a crime scene tells a clear story about what happened. The DNA in the blood can narrow down a list of suspects-clearing the innocent or helping send the guilty to prison. Discover how blood pattern analysis and DNA fingerprinting began, how they are used now, and how they have solved decades-old mysteries.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1 Blood Evidence 7
Chapter 2 The case of the Bloody Carpenter 21
Chapter 3 Whose Blood? 32
Chapter 4 The Xbox Muders 45
Chapter 5 The Innocent Men 63
Chapter 6 New tools Solve an Old Mystery 70
Chapter 7 wildlife Forensics 81
Chapter 8 Careers 91
Chapter Notes 94
Further Reading and Internet Addresses 101
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
This book was very informative and etiolated. Gave great explanation on DNA's involvement in solving a case in the court of law. Would recommend to anyone interested or not interested in forensics.