The intent of this document is to provide bloodstain
pattern analysts general guidance for the establishment of a quality assurance program in bloodstain
pattern analysis (BPA) to ensure the reliability of all BPA work products.
pattern analysis with an introduction to crime scene reconstruction, 3d ed.
This document provides a resource to prepare for an admissibility hearing on the topic of bloodstain
pattern analysis (BPA).
A small nonchalant blotch of reddish brown at the edge of a schoolyard is enough to suggest a bloodstain
, evidence of some almost washed-away violence to a child.
that belonged to a police worker killed when she was struck by a Midland Metro tram was later found on her partner's jacket.
This document provides minimum pretraining educational requirements for an individual currently in, or entering into, a bloodstain
pattern analyst training program and the minimum training requirements that a trainee must successfully complete prior to practicing as a bloodstain
A pair of boots which Corbett was wearing at the police station on March 27 were examined and the right one was found to have a small bloodstain
on the welt of the outer aspect of the toe area.
on a bottle of bleach found in his house came from Johan Gillette, something that could bolster the state's claim that Gillette tried to cover up his role in the killing of two people next door by cleaning the scene with bleach.
He added: "Current tests use chemicals which can be detrimental to the subsequent DNA analysis of the bloodstain
. There have also been cases where investigators have completely missed blood stains, either at the crime scene or on items of clothing."
on a tissue in her bedroom could have come from the attacker taking it from a box with a bloodstained
finger, the court heard.
This text for advanced students includes case examples with photographs, guidelines for evidence identification and wound analysis, experiments (e.g., to assess bloodstain
patterns), an evidence dynamics protocol, review questions, a glossary, companion website, and web references to a report on sharp force homicide, a bloodstain
pattern case study, and staged crime scene analysis.
This document provides a recommended list of terms to use when teaching, discussing, writing, or testifying on bloodstain
Mockumentaries that target Hollywood have been made before, but seldom with as much smooth energy as in "Callback: The Unmaking of 'Bloodstain
,'" an offbeat comedy that's a resume for everyone involved--even if it's telling all prospective employers to go to hell.
Principles of bloodstain
analysis; theory and practice.
CRC Press (Boca Raton, FL) has published 'Principles of Bloodstain
Pattern Analysis: Theory and Practice,' a new book that focuses on the substantiation of blood evidence and uses scene and laboratory examinations in conjunction with forensic pathology, forensic serology, and chemical enhancement techniques.