4page essay

  • A summary of the case (from Individual Portion)
  • Written material providing specifics about the investigation/background of the case, including any problems associated with handling the evidence in this case (from Individual Portion)
  • How a criminalist may properly collect, preserve, and analyze the evidence presented (from Group Portion)
  • Specific laboratory techniques that may be conducted to analyze the evidence (from Group Portion)
  • What is the importance of expert testimony? Explain. 
    • What problems exist with the use of expert witnesses? Explain. 
  • What role might an expert witness play in this particular case? Be specific.