Forensic Fingerprint Analysis
The fixed, non-movable items I would process are the door to the store. This is the
area where the attackers used to access the store. The attackers must have touched the entry
doors when accessing the store. The other part I can consider is the area where the attackers
used to escape from the scene. These are the first items to process in the investigation. To
process such areas where porous powder cannot be used, I will use the Alternate Light Source
technique to make the fingerprints more visible.
The item that I could not process for the latent impression is the lottery ticket, the open
cardboard carton, and the six pack container as well as the cigarette butts in the parking. This
is because these items do not indicate a close relation with the attackers. It may involve other
people who were not on the scene during the attack. These items are not strange to the
business, they closely relate to the dai...