Forensic Fingerprint Analysis

May 30th, 2015
Price: $20 USD

Question description

Fingerprint Processing

You will process a variety of porous and nonporous items for latent prints using black fingerprint powder or crushed charcoal.

Describe your experience in a 300–500-word essay, addressing the following questions:

  1. How many different prints or partial prints did you locate?
  2. What types of objects did you lift the prints from? Where were they located?
  3. What supplies did you use? What technique did you use to apply the powder?
  4. Did you expect to find more prints, or fewer?
  5. Can you identify the prints as different from one another? How?

It is very important to pick a variety of different surfaces for this Assignment. Please attempt at least 5–10 different types of surfaces (porous and nonporous).

What are some types of surfaces that you would expect to find fingerprints on?

  • Microwave, oven, door knob, window, sliding-glass door, bathroom mirror, toilet seat, paper items around the house, cars, soda cans, bowls and dishes, glasses, etc.

Your paper should be longer than 300 words. Provide as many details about your successes and failures as you can.

Tutor Answer

(Top Tutor) Daniel C.
School: UT Austin

Studypool has helped 1,244,100 students

Review from our student for this Answer

Jun 3rd, 2015
"This tutor is great!"
Ask your homework questions. Receive quality answers!

Type your question here (or upload an image)

1827 tutors are online

Brown University

1271 Tutors

California Institute of Technology

2131 Tutors

Carnegie Mellon University

982 Tutors

Columbia University

1256 Tutors

Dartmouth University

2113 Tutors

Emory University

2279 Tutors

Harvard University

599 Tutors

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

2319 Tutors

New York University

1645 Tutors

Notre Dam University

1911 Tutors

Oklahoma University

2122 Tutors

Pennsylvania State University

932 Tutors

Princeton University

1211 Tutors

Stanford University

983 Tutors

University of California

1282 Tutors

Oxford University

123 Tutors

Yale University

2325 Tutors