A couple of years ago I was part of a panel of forensic pathologists who posed ethical questions to both forensic experts and attorneys. We got very different answers.
If 2015 is to be considered “the year of the breach” with almost weekly compromises becoming the norm, 2016 will be considered the “year of the exploit.”
Experts say pollen forensic in the US is “miles behind” the rest of the world, but a new study is, again, showing the discipline's usefulness.
A forensic scientist allegedly seen "dry labbing" a suspected marijuana sample in NJ has been suspended, as attorneys consider thousands of other cases he handled.
Recent developments in the Texas criminal justice system may point towards the necessity of, once again, looking back at convictions because of new DNA technology.
Advances in DNA sequencing techniques and an unceremonious burial place covered over with quicklime would help scientists ID the remains almost a century later.
Arson may be motivated by psychological problems, insurance fraud, or to cover-up of other crimes, and are some of the most challenging scenes crime scene investigators will ever encounter.
DNA genotyping isn’t just for uniquely fingerprinting suspects in criminal cases, like violent crimes, but now even smuggled drugs are coming under the sequencer.
A forensic investigation traces the death of a high school girl, found by the side of the Garden State Parkway in the fall of 1965, to one of New Jersey’s most infamous suspected serial killers.
Can examining pedal skeletal remains provide any information about an individual’s health or quality of life even in thousands of years old bones from ancient Egypt?
A man who spent 28 years in prison based on flawed FBI hair analysis has now been awarded $13.2 million in his wrongful conviction lawsuit.
Nearly a million minutes of video content will cross the global IP network by 2019—which means that more video than ever is floating around networks, and it's not all just for entertainment.
The unusual death of a presumed German adventurer, found mummified-looking in a damaged yacht drifting in the Pacific Ocean, has authorities struggling to uncover the man’s last known whereabouts.
Conceptually visualize the motion that occurs within a crime scene, the forces that take place during the event. All matter is in a state of relative motion or rest, through space and time.