Tagged: blood forensic science

Of the FBI and ESR: what can we expect forensic science to deliver? - Forensic Scientist

Anna Sandiford May 12, 2015

I haven’t written a blog post for a loooong time.  That’s because in the last year or so I have written another book (Forensic Science and the law: a Guide for Police, Lawyers and Expert Witnesses – the first book of its kind in New Zealand) and have been involved in some high-profile cases including (read more) … Read More

How old am I: a new tool for forensic scientists? - Forensic Scientist

Anna Sandiford May 08, 2011

It would cut short a good crime novel if forensic investigators had the tools to determine the appearance of an offender from the cellular material contained in blood stains at a crime scene.  However, the forensic science community is developing analytical tests that could distinguish ethnicity, eye colour and, now, age. Some of the most [...] … Read More