Final Project

Maria Aurich :)

standard 10

There are many steps to what to do in a crime scene but here are a few important ones:



  • Note or log dispatch information (e.g., address/location, time, date, type of call and parties involved).
  • Be aware of any persons or vehicles in or leaving the crime scene.
  • Approach the scene cautiously, scan the entire area, and note any possible secondary crime scenes.
  • Make initial observations (look, listen, smell) to assess the scene and ensure officer safety before proceeding.
  • Remain alert and attentive.
  • Treat the location as a crime scene until it has been assessed and determined to be otherwise.
  • Make sure there is no immediate threats
  • Make sure they are in a safe location even if the actual location is dangerous
  • If you are in fact gonna approach in the crime scene be aware of the surroundings and others
  • If the the situation gets too heated or dangerous one must ask for help
  • Document movement of persons or items by medical personnel.
  • Instruct medical personnel not to clean up the scene and to avoid moving or altering items originating from the scene.
  • Obtain the name, unit and telephone number of attending medical personnel, and the name and location of the medical facility where the victim is to be taken.
  • If there is a chance the victim may die, attempt to obtain a dying declaration or a statement about the circumstances surrounding his or her impending death.
  • Document any statements/comments made by victims, suspects or witnesses at the scene.

Standard 1.5

  • communicate with coworkers
  • solve problems
  • understand your role within the team
  • make responsible choices, and
  • take charge of your own career
  • Be organized.
  • Arrive to work on time, or early.
  • Be dependable.
  • Have a positive attitude toward work.
  • Exert high levels of effort and perseverance.
  • Complete tasks on time and accurately.
  • Seek out information to improve skills.
  • Be flexible and adaptable.
  • Complete all tasks, even if unpleasant.
  • Understand dress code or uniform guidelines.
  • Maintain personal hygiene.
  • Be friendly and polite.
  • Respect supervisors and coworkers.
  • Respond appropriately to customer requests.
  • Ask for feedback.
  • Take constructive criticism.
  • Resolve conflicts calmly and appropriately.

Compare the various types of evidence investigated using a microscope

Introducing microscopes


  • Microscopes help out every single cases that mainly has to do with blood
  • Microscopes enhance ones vision
  • The naked eye cant see cells
  • They solve cases that mainly have to do with murders suicides and slaughters
  • Microscopes have been around for more than 50 years
  • Microscopes were invented in 1590
  • Hans lippershay
  • Started out as a telescope
  • Stephan lawrence murder was solved because of the microscope
  • comparison microscope
  • A device used to analyze side-by-side specimens
  • In the 1920s forensic ballistics was waiting at its inception. In 1929, using a comparison microscope adapted for the purpose by Calvin Goddard