Crime scene photography tells a visual story to those investigating a crime scene and to those rendering a verdict in trial. Photos capture the scene as it first appeared when investigators or first responding officers arrived.
When and why would a patrol officer be required to take crime scene photos?
Why is it imperative that the photos be taken before any alterations are made to the scene?
What are the three types or series of photos that are taken at a crime scene?
List at least three things that should be documented on the photo log.
How many pictures should be taken at a crime scene?
Describe "bracketing" and its purpose.
Your response should be 1 to 2 pages, Times New Roman, 12pt font, double-spaced, and include citations for your references (if applicable).
For citation guidelines, please refer to the table in the APA Style section of the syllabus.