Code of practice and conduct 2015: fingerprint comparison
- Forensic Science Regulator
- Part of:
- Forensic science providers: codes of practice and conduct
- First published:
- 24 March 2015
Codes of conduct and practice on fingerprint comparison for forensic science providers.
PDF, 398KB, 22 pages
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These are the codes of conduct and practice for fingerprint detail examination.
This guidance is to help forensic science providers in the fingerprint profession provide a reliable service to the criminal justice system.
The document gives guidance on:
- considerations when examining fingerprint detail
- reporting the results
- assuring the quality of tests
- professional responsibility
- fingerprint evidence and its place in the criminal justice system
Published: 24 March 2015