Forensic Science Regulator newsletter: number 28

Forensic Science Regulator newsletters cover issues of interest and relevance to forensic science practitioners.


Forensic Science Regulator newsletter: number 28

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The Forensic Science Regulator newsletter for August 2016 covers:

  • validation
  • protocol: using casework
  • material for validation purposes
  • criminal procedure rules
  • digital
  • fingerprints
  • DNA anti-contamination – sexual assault referral centres and custody
  • scientific working group on DNA analysis
  • international standards ISO technical committee 272
  • small providers initiative
Published 11 August 2016