Evidence Examination: What Happens at the Lab?
Approximate reading time: 2 Hours
Approximate online time: 1 Hour
This module takes investigators into the forensic laboratory and shows them what happens to the different types of fire scene evidence that are typically submitted for testing: fire debris, fingerprints, toolmarks, tire and footwear impressions, and trace evidence. The module also discusses techniques for successfully working with the laboratory, including communication, evidence submission, and follow-up contact.