Tagged: forensic hair analysis

Drugs & children’s hair - Forensic Scientist

Anna Sandiford Feb 15, 2011

It was very interesting to read the results of ESR’s recent media release: Hair samples reveal P lab kids’ long term exposure to methamphetamine.  I’ve seen many cases involving meth labs and manufacture, using swabs from surfaces to determine whether or not methamphetamine could have been manufactured in a given location.  Using hair analysis results [...] … Read More

Hair, science and crims - Forensic Scientist

Anna Sandiford Feb 28, 2010

Analysing hair for criminal casework purposes has had some new developments recently, as reported in Forensic Science International. For your delectation and delight, and as the journal has a log in, I have decided to share some of the papers that deal with day-to-day issues to which we can all relate: In Sweden, if someone [...] … Read More